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Fonderia Artistica Battaglia

  • Metal casting
  • Milan, Italy
  • Atelier
  • Open to the public
Fonderia Artistica Battaglia Metal casting
Contact
Hours:
By appointment only
Phone:
+39 02341071
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Fonderia Artistica Battaglia was founded in 1913 in Milan as a lost wax artistic bronze foundry. Battaglia has collaborated and continues to work with the greatest names of the Italian and international art scene. Collaborators include: Francesco Arena, Giorgio Andreotta Calò, Velasco Vitali, Rochelle Goldberg, Veit Laurent Kurz, Marguerite Humeau, and Peter Waechtler. Battaglia also acts as a cultural institution, teaching artists and designers, as well as promoting art and design developments.

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With Open Studio, Battaglia involves young artists and designers by creating with them their first bronze sculpture, teaching them the technique; with the Battaglia Foundry Sculpture Prize it selects and awards artists chosen by a panel of international professionals active in the contemporary art scene. Battaglia established in 2010 a Restoration Department, to study and solve all the complex matters related to ancient, modern and contemporary bronze sculpture conservation.

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