DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2014 – XXII Edition - Ottaviano Augusto: "Domus" in a Jewellery

DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2014 – XXII Edition - Ottaviano Augusto: "Domus" in a Jewellery

  • Venue: Palazzo Valentini
  • Date Start/Finish: 28 November - 8 December 2014
Roma, 15 November 2014.We are pleased to announce that this year we will again be exhibiting at the Desideri Preziosi (Precious Desires) show,  now in its 22st edition, which will take place at  Palazzo Valentini from 28 November to 8 December 2014. This year, the goldsmiths and silversmiths have been asked to design their own jewellery inspired by Ancient Rome, thus rendering homage to the Imperator Augustus  marking the 200th anniversary of his death, and  to the fascinating remains of  the “Domus Romane” under Palazzo Valentini. This year, for the first time, there will be a contest to award the…
DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2013 - XXI Edition -  Giuseppe Verdi, Jewellery in Opera

DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2013 - XXI Edition - Giuseppe Verdi, Jewellery in Opera

  • Venue: Auditorium Parco della Musica
  • Date Start/Finish: 23 November - 1 December 2013
Roma, 4 Novembre 2013. We are pleased to announce that this year we will again be exhibiting at the Desideri Preziosi (Precious Desires) show, now in its 21st edition, which will take place at Auditorium Parco della Musica from 23 November to 1 December 2013. This year, the goldsmiths and silversmiths have been asked to design their own jewellery inspired by one of the operas composed by Giuseppe Verdi, thus rendering homage to the Master who has been called “the greatest Italian composer of all time”, marking the 200th anniversary of his birth. An occasion for visitors to admire the creations…
DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2012 – XX Edition -  MAYA: Symbols and Prophecies in Jewellery

DESIDERI PREZIOSI 2012 – XX Edition - MAYA: Symbols and Prophecies in Jewellery

Rome, 4 December 2012 – Opening today in Rome and continuing until 9 December, in the striking setting of the Temple of Hadrian, is the twentieth edition of “Desideri Preziosi” (Precious Desires), the annual show of craftwork by the goldsmiths and silversmiths of Rome and its province. This year the show is entitled “MAYA: Symbols and Prophecies in Jewellery ", and is organised by Rome's Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the CNA (National Confederation of Craftsmanship). As every year, participants have been asked to draw inspiration from a specific theme in the creation of at least one of their…