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 […]

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 […]


Photo: Simone Padovani, ©Michelangelo Foundation

OPPORTUNITY ALERT: Creative Exchange Residency for Craft Practitioners is BACK and BETTER!

Exciting news for craft practitioners! The Creative Exchange Residency of WCC Europe is making a comeback, now with an extended and more flexible format based on […]

March 6, 2024

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 […]
April 14, 2023

OPEN CALL for artisans: 10th edition of Blogs & Crafts Europe

ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO has launched the Blogs & Crafts Europe 2023 call for the selection of 10 young international artisans under 35 and 10 influencers to be hosted at the 29th edition of ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO in the Corsini Gardens in […]
January 24, 2023

Innovation Webinar, 2 virtual seminar for 2023: circular economy and social sustainability

Artex proposes 2 free virtual appointments that reflect on new global trends, from innovative enabling technologies to digital, from environmental to social sustainability, referring to artistic […]