31 May 2023
Formafantasma is a research-based design studio investigating the ecological, historical, political and social forces shaping the discipline of design today. Whether designing for a client or developing self – initiated projects, the studio applies the same rigorous attention to context, processes and details. Formafantasma’s analytical nature translates in meticulous visual outcomes, products and strategies.
On the occasion of the exhibition Eccentrica. Le collezioni del Centro Pecci, IED Firenze community met the two designers Andrea Trimarchi and Simone Farresin in an exclusive talk for the Monograph series.
The students discussed with the designers the sustainability and accessibility criteria of the exhibition; furthermore, they explored how the environment was enhanced to make the experience of living at the Centro Pecci even more special, allowing them to discover Prato and learn about contemporary art from the post-war period to the present day.
The students were able to ask questions about the lighting choices that made the artworks more readable moreover, the enhancement of the artistic experience within an iconic architectural space.
We are excited to announce the launch of the IED Dream Team, a group of alumni who have become leading professionals in their field, passionate about creativity and community growth: dedicated to endorsing our community projects and creativity
Joana Vasconcelos, the visionary Portuguese artist who challenges conventions and gender stereotypes, will be part of the Monograph series at IED Firenze.
Students and professors from IED attended the preview of the exhibition "Diego Marcon: Glassa," followed by an exclusive talk with the artist.
Learn about all the events of IED Square Fest and sign up for the ones you’re interested in.
IED is Educational Partner of the exhibition Anish Kapoor. Untrue Unreal, a major exhibition devised and produced with the celebrated artist who has revolutionised the notion of sculpture in contemporary art.
Daniele Cavalli is a multidisciplinary artist: music, food, art, photography and fashion are all part of his work.
The first IED Books appointment with Massimo Canevacci: an Italian academic, ethnographer and critical thinker, will present his latest book "Stupore Indigeno. Le culture native in Brasile tra rituali iniziatici e sfide digitali".
IED Firenze students and teachers had the opportunity to visit an exclusive preview of 'Eccentrica', the permanent collection of the Centro Pecci Pecci, where they met Formafantasma, the designers who have worked on setting up the exhibition.
IED decided to reward those students who commit up front with a special Early Bird discount.
An Open-Air exhibition with the drawings of the young Israeli artist Talia Zoref in 20 suburban areas of the city from April 24.
For the 10th anniversary of Capture Photography Festival in Vancouver, British Columbia, Richmond Art Gallery presents Jaspal Birdi’s public artwork 11h02m at Lansdowne Station.
COSMOLOGIE, an exhibition-event of Contemporary Art, a project that combines languages, sets up dialogues, connects generations and artistic practices ideated by Christian Leo Comis, Alumnus of the Master's in Museum Experience Design.
“IED helped me to make the shift from fashion retail onto modern art."
In the framework of the activities organized by the Master in Curatorial practice, IED Firenze - Cecilia Alemani will hold a Masterclass to the IED Community
“Befriend other students, the professors, your landlord and everyone. IED has a very rich global network of professionals and corporate institutions, benefit from it”.