New report by WCCE about the challenges in Europe’s Craft Sector

The World Craft Council Europe (WCCE) revealed a research titled “A Study into the Resilience of the Craft Sector in Europe” in March 2024. In this […]

European Artistic Craft Days 2024 – “From hand to hand”

The European Artistic Craft Days (EACD) will take place from April 2nd to 7th, 2024. This event was born in France in 2002 and since 2012 […]

SAVE THE DATE: 5th New European Bauhaus (NEB) Webinar – April 17, 2024

Mark your calendars for the 5th New European Bauhaus (NEB) webinar, Responsible Futures: Innovation & Experimentation in Craft, on April 17, 2024, at 17:00 (CET). This free […]

WCC Europe presents a new business training programme for crafts professionals

Are you a craft enthusiast with dreams of taking your enterprise to new heights? Look no further! The World Craft Council Europe (WCCE) is thrilled to […]

New report by ETF – Crafting the Future: Five Squared [5²]

In February 2024, the European Training Foundation (ETF) released Crafting the Future: Five Squared [5²], a study authored by ETF experts Floriana Folisi, Francesca Rosso and […]

REGISTRATION OPENING for the 30th anniversary of ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO – September 13th-15th, 2024

The registrations for the much-anticipated 30th anniversary of Artigianato e Palazzo are now open. The 30th edition of the Exhibition represents a significant milestone in its […]

OPEN CALL for Contemporary Ceramic Artists

𝐂𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐞𝐦𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐂𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐦𝐢𝐜 𝐂𝐨𝐥𝐥𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐭 𝐌𝐈𝐃𝐀 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒 Are you a company that produces contemporary and innovative ceramics? Do you want to showcase your work in one of […]

OPEN CALL: Rings in Water 2024

The “Rings in Water” competition promotes the creation of innovative designer products inspired by traditional craft, fostering a dialogue on preserving traditional values in contemporary craft, […]


OPEN CALL FOR TEXTILE ARTISANS/ARTISTS Are you a passionate textile artisan or artist eager to be part of an exciting research project? Here’s your chance to […]


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August 26, 2022

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