In addition to learning the Italian language, many students are attracted to Florence for the opportunities offered by the city to get to know and to learn arts and crafts, which have come from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance have been handed down to the present day, keeping intact the patrimony of their techniques, imagination and genius.
The dense network of laboratories and workshops for artists in its neighbourhoods is testimony to its uniqueness.
Art, creativity and experience consolidated and handed down for centuries, make up a great patrimony that we have the duty to conserve.
Through the program Firenze nell'Arte , Centro Machiavelli, puts students in touch with artists and craftsmen organizing courses and workshops in their laboratories and workshops.
Leather bags and belts
Glass, textile and wood decoration
Florentine marbled paper
Antique paper and book restoration
Restoration of paintings
Framing, costume jewellery and bookbinding