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Nov. 20, 2014 | Posted in Others | Tags:
Protected: Jewelry Design Master Course Industrial Corporate research

(The characteristic of Accademia Riaci's Master course is that it includes in its second semester a "corporate research", in which the student realizes a collaboration project together with Italian c… [Read more]

Feb. 07, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Shoemaking, Others | Tags:
Florence Craft Heritage and its Craftsmen

Florence is the world capital of Art and Handicrafts. This video shows also one of Accademia Riaci artisan's atelier.… [Read more]

Feb. 03, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Product Design, Others | Tags:
FLOWER ARRANGEMENT 3rd lesson (24th January 2014)

Today, we’re going to check out the Flower Arrangement lessons held at an actual flower shop. The student has no prior experience, but Prof. Claudia is a veteran who has been working in this field for… [Read more]

Jan. 25, 2014 | Posted in Blog, Others | Tags:
‘Mamma mia,’ Italians love taste of ‘washoku’ at Japanese food fair

FLORENCE--Officials from Japan's agriculture ministry were singing the praises of traditional Japanese ingredients at a food fair here in Tuscany, a region in central Italy with a rich history in wi… [Read more]

Nov. 12, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Others | Tags:

Sep. 13, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Fashion Business, Leather Working, Fashion Design, Living in Florence, Others | Tags:
Autumn food and autumn events

Buongiorno a tutti! The summer hot days are over and the autumn vibe is in the air already. When I think about autumn in Florence… I remember the taste of “Schiacciata con uva” (Florentine grape brea… [Read more]

Sep. 06, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Internship, Others | Tags:
Study with us to become an Italian Barista

Ciao a tutti! Do you like coffee? From the moment you arrive in Italy, you will realize that “bars” represent an essential part of Italian people’s everyday life. Italians may visit their local bar s… [Read more]

Aug. 02, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Leather Working, Others | Tags:
Students’ questionnaire

Ciao a tutti, come va?? Today I’d like to introduce the questionnaire of one of our short–course students who studied Bag Making and Flower Arrangement for 2 weeks. It seems she has been very satisfi… [Read more]

Jul. 19, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Living in Florence, Others | Tags:

Good morning everyone,   Soccer in Italy is something more than just passion, soccer means culture! Many Italians truly love it and feel it as part of their everyday life. Also the city of Florence… [Read more]

Jun. 28, 2013 | Posted in Blog, Visit, Living in Florence, Others | Tags:
June 24th, San Giovanni Festival

Hello, there. How are you? This week, Florence has celebrated its Saint Patron on Monday, June 24th.Each city in Italy has its own Saint Patron, and for Florence it is San Giovanni (St.John).The city … [Read more]