Through the reconstruction of a technical-stylistic journey, with classroom lecture and visit to MIC’s collections, the use of cobalt blue in ceramics will be illustrated. Starting with a focus on fifteenth-century majolica decorated with “zaffera” its possible origins and twentieth-century reinterpretations, a demonstration of relief decoration with enamels on maiolica will be performed in the laboratory, providing all the technical data related to its execution.
Lecturers: Mirco Denicolò, Anna Maria Lega, Valentina Mazzotti, Dario Valli
Date: 23 September 2023
hours: 10 am-1 pm 2-5 pm
registration fee: 150 euros
(50 euros for students enrolled in ISIA and the IFTS course for Ceramic Technician in Faenza)
Info: 0546 697306, firstname.lastname@example.org