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March, April and May 2024 | Saronno, Varese

Events at the Museo della Ceramica Gianetti

Here are the appointments at the Gianetti Ceramics Museum for March, April and May 2024!

7th edition

Until Sunday 31rd March, registration is open for the competition, born from the desire to promote contemporary ceramic art, supporting the research of artists and students who prefer this medium, through the promotion and dissemination of their work.

For information and applications: 02 9602383 |

Workshops for children aged 4 to 11

  • Saturday 16th March from 16: 00 to 17:30- Bring Daddy to the Museum
  • Saturday 20th April from 16:00 to 17:30 - The Little Prince
  • Saturday 25th May from 16:00 to 17:30 - Bring Mum to the Museum

The cost is € 7 per child.

Dreams of paper and fire - Poems and drawings by artist, typographer and poet Alberto Casiraghy

Saturday 23rd March at 5:30 p.m., on the occasion of the Giorni diVersi festival, the G. Gianetti Ceramics Museum presents a selection of works by Alberto Casiraghy, book artist and typographer and poet. Gianetti presents a selection of works by Alberto Casiraghy, book artist and typographer, founder of the Pulcinoelefante publishing house. As a publisher, he has published more than 10,000 small plaquettes, many of them signed by well-known Italian and foreign intellectuals, poets and artists.

The exhibition features a nucleus of his works and drawings between poetic readings, an exhibition of drawings and the opening of the raku oven from which the chawan (tea cups) from the workshop held by artist Angelo Zilio will be extracted.

Admission is free.

Painting workshop - The Dream

On Saturday 23rd March from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. there will be a painting workshop organised by Giulia D'Andrea. The cost is € 35 (€ 30 for students).

Dripping Time

The monthly event is scheduled for Saturday 16 March from 16:00 with a Dripping Time themed VISUAL POETRY! The cost is € 5 per tile (including materials and firing).

For infomation and registrations: Tel. 029602383 / email:

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