Architectours.it focuses on providing a view into Italy’s creative and industrial output, with excursions aimed at discovering Italian territory, places, artifacts, structures, manufacturing processes, and people that continue to define and influence both the Italian and greater global design scene. It offers individuals deeper insights into the country’s leading manufacturers, traditional production techniques and materials; and promotes the initiatives of specific regions — from small towns to working-class cities and business districts — revealing the cultural richness of Italian territory through visits to major museums, corporate archives, showrooms, company headquarters, factories, and architectural sites.
It was midnight when we came back from the grand opening of Palazzo Barovier&Toso in Murano, Venice. The island of Murano played host to the world’s most famous glassworks for centuries. As Barovier&Toso manifesto assert, Time in Venice, goes by slowly. There is no [...]