The professor who learns from the new generation of upholsterers: as seen in workshop #5 of the #divanoXmanagua

By now you should know everything about #divanoXmanagua, the crowd crafting project of building a sofa together; in part to demonstrate to young people that global success is within arm’s reach (literally), …

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Go ahead, take my picture while I make the capitonné”. Yesterday in Rome, the third workshop of the #divanoXmanagua.

There are situations, (in life) that eventually cast a light on those who work in a laboratory, those who work with their hands, year after year; an entire life. (How wonderful, in …

Go ahead, take my picture while I make the capitonné”. Yesterday in Rome, the third workshop of the #divanoXmanagua. Read More »

On March 3rd in Rome, an artisan workshop is open to everyone. For young people, for the work of an artisan, for solidarity, we’re making the #divanoXmanagua.

It’s the third workshop, we’re halfway there, the first was dedicated to the design of the sofa and the second we dealt with the frame, this time we must tackle the capitonné …

On March 3rd in Rome, an artisan workshop is open to everyone. For young people, for the work of an artisan, for solidarity, we’re making the #divanoXmanagua. Read More »

Rome, 3/3: #divanoXmanagua! Are you ready to work on the capitonné finish? Are you ready for the CSR event with the Geek Girls?

We began the project #divanoXmanagua totally naive of the success that it could have: we’ve been committed from the beginning but “open” projects like this depend on external responses and participation. We …

Rome, 3/3: #divanoXmanagua! Are you ready to work on the capitonné finish? Are you ready for the CSR event with the Geek Girls? Read More »

At work for the second session of #divanoXmanagua. Will you be here on Wednesday February 13th? The wooden frame awaits you!

Our adventure continues with workshops for the co-creation of the #divanoXmanagua. The dream of creating a beautiful sofa, together with expert craftsmen and exceptional people like yourself is an opportunity not to …

At work for the second session of #divanoXmanagua. Will you be here on Wednesday February 13th? The wooden frame awaits you! Read More »

The project #divanoXmanagua as seen from the school. Interview with the Director of Training, at the School for Upholsters, AFOL Meda, Angelo Longo.

Listen to this short video – Angelo Longo, director of training at the School for Upholsters, AFOL – Agency of Training Guidance and Work in Meda, he sees three important elements in …

The project #divanoXmanagua as seen from the school. Interview with the Director of Training, at the School for Upholsters, AFOL Meda, Angelo Longo. Read More »