EXTRAORDINARY BUTTERFLY-KITES: FROM ITALY FOR THE WORLD KIDS COLOURING DAY

#worldkidscolouringday Today, May 6, 2020, is the World Kids Colouring Day, an initiative that for 12 years has wanted to invite young people to express themselves with drawings and graphic works, to send a message of hope and trust to the world. So these drawings happen by the way: the extraordinary butterfly-kites! They were created… Read More EXTRAORDINARY BUTTERFLY-KITES: FROM ITALY FOR THE WORLD KIDS COLOURING DAY

THE ANTIBODIES WAR AGAINST COVID-19 IN THE DRAWINGS OF ITALIAN SCHOOLS

The war on the terrible worldwide spread of covid-19 is played mainly through personal behavior and with the response of our immune system through the great role of antibodies. This is the plot of a story in episodes that in Italy is involving many schools and students. Everything takes place through blogs and social networks.… Read More THE ANTIBODIES WAR AGAINST COVID-19 IN THE DRAWINGS OF ITALIAN SCHOOLS

MILAN: “LET’S CREATE AN EMOTICON THAT REPRESENTS US…”

“A Network for Inclusion”: a training experience on the contents of my book “Social or dis-social?” (Funtasy Editrice) was held in Milan at the “Capponi” Institute directed by Gabriella Conte. Analyzes, discussions and workshops took place along 3 days. The initiative was carried out with the collaboration and support of the Municipality 5 of Milan.… Read More MILAN: “LET’S CREATE AN EMOTICON THAT REPRESENTS US…”

“LAMIAGENDA 2018/2019” IS OUT! A DIARY THAT IS ALSO A DESIGN OBJECT!

It’s out! And it’s so beautiful! LamiAgenda 2018/2019 is ready! This year’s theme is: “All up for Earth!”. My artwork, “Strati di memoria” (Memory Layers), made with small pieces of waste paper, is the cover and characterizes the entire iconographic part. LamiAgenda, published in Italy by I Quindici, has a square shape, the texts are… Read More “LAMIAGENDA 2018/2019” IS OUT! A DIARY THAT IS ALSO A DESIGN OBJECT!

ART FOR THE WATER: JUMP IN THESE BEAUTIFUL AND WINNING DRAWINGS CREATED BY ITALIAN STUDENTS

Some interesting and beautiful winning drawings created by Italian students of “Luini-Falcone Institute, a Secondary school in Rozzano, in the Greater Milan (Italy). The drawings participated to the 5th  edition of “Friend Water Contest” a social campaign promoted in Italy by Consorzio di Bonifica della Media Pianura Bergamasca through Okay! Monthly magazine.  

IS IT A NEVER BEFORE SHOWN MIRÓ ‘S PIECE? NO, IT WAS CREATED BY NOEMI, 3 YEARS OLD…

  I have recently participated to the valuation commission to choose the winners for an educational contest about fairy tales. The activity was promoted through italian magazine Okay! by DreamWorks Italy and it was inspired by “Puss in Boots” movie. I saw a lot of beautiful drawings and paintings by which kids (infancy, primary and… Read More IS IT A NEVER BEFORE SHOWN MIRÓ ‘S PIECE? NO, IT WAS CREATED BY NOEMI, 3 YEARS OLD…

KASPAROV CHESS FOUNDATION EUROPE INTRODUCES SOFTWARE FOR TEACHING CHESS IN SCHOOLS

  The Kasparov Chess Foundation Europe today in Brussels announced the release of the Chess Teaching Platform, a software that will enable teachers to teach chess in the classroom and enable pupils to further learn and practice at home with the aid of remote assistance. The Chess Teaching Platform is a web-based training program for… Read More KASPAROV CHESS FOUNDATION EUROPE INTRODUCES SOFTWARE FOR TEACHING CHESS IN SCHOOLS

MY NAME IS A BRAND: STUDENTS PLAY WITH INTERNATIONAL LOGOS (ROUND # 2)

On request, some other logos drawn by students… Brands and  trademarks surround us. They besiege us. They became part of our lives. We often identify a brand with our character and style. And it’s really funny what the Holy Family Institute’s students in Comonte di Seriate (Italy) did. They enjoyed to play with their names drawing… Read More MY NAME IS A BRAND: STUDENTS PLAY WITH INTERNATIONAL LOGOS (ROUND # 2)

CAT-ASTROPHIC? CAT-ATONIC? NO, IT’S A FUNNY BOOK ABOUT 2 SIAMESE CATS ON A MISSION THROUGH THE VOCABULARY. YES, IT’S A CAT-ACLYSM!

  Author and Psychologist Elizabeth Cygan brings to life a pair of adventurous cats to help expand children’s vocabulary in “A Tale of Two Tails: The Adventures of Ben and Bel”     Cat-astrophe and cat-atonic. Cat-aclysm and Cat-acomb. Cat-call and cat-apult… Welcome to the world of cat-words. Elizabeth Cygan ‘s recent book is so… Read More CAT-ASTROPHIC? CAT-ATONIC? NO, IT’S A FUNNY BOOK ABOUT 2 SIAMESE CATS ON A MISSION THROUGH THE VOCABULARY. YES, IT’S A CAT-ACLYSM!

THE JOY OF READING: SENDING STORIES FOR FREE

A group of people with some experience in the area of storytelling would like to share their project with everyone who enjoys reading.   Lithographic Print by Roberto Alborghetti Lacer/actions Project Realistic Image of Torn and Decomposed Publicity Posters cm 70x 50, framed,  2009 ***  “The Joy of Reading” is a group of people with… Read More THE JOY OF READING: SENDING STORIES FOR FREE