Convivio 2014

Convivio is a non-profit organisation, where famous names join forces in Italy’s biggest charity event in favour of ANLAIDS, the national association for the fight against AIDS, which is based on an idea of Gianni Versace’s in 1992 and has been carried on over the years by a highly dedicated group of people. continue reading…

Encounter with Elena Obraztova

This year is the centenary of the birth of the renowned tenor Giacinto Prandelli, whose vocal talent is celebrated each year in Brescia with an international competition for opera singers dedicated to his memory: www.giacintoprandelli.com

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Encounter with Edson Chagas

Pictures posses exceptional power, even when they depict such a primitive reality as an urban landscape in Luanda, Angola.

Thus the encounter with Angolan artist Edson Chagas, winner of the Leone D’Oro award at the 55° Venice Biennale in 2013 , was an opportunity for further reflection by Laura G, who continues in the pursuit of her mission Art with Heart.

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Laura G at "Musiwa"

Thanks to the hospitality of Massimo Campaioli from the Perseo goldsmiths’ school and artist Francesco Chimienti, Laura G displays her creations at Musiwa alongside the masters and artists of international contemporary mosaic in the magnificent setting of Palagio di Parte Guelfa in Florence.

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Testimonial H.R.H. Princess Michael of Kent

I have been aware of the beautiful frames of Laura G for some years, ever since I fell in love with her designs at a private show in Venice .

The quality of her craftsmen’s enamel work is the best I have seen anywhere in the world.

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Luuk Magazine - Laura G Art with Heart, Italian excellence on exibition

Laura G ART WITH HEART , Italian excellence on exibition

A website that is an editorial project. From its initial manifesto one senses that  these are unique items, works of art in their own right. Here you can view and admire 52 frames made of precious materials designed by well-known names such as Karim Rashid and created by a breed of Italian craftsmen close to extinction.

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Vogue.it - Art with Heart. When creativeness reveals the unexpected side of things

Picture frames as works of art, not just for art. This is the brainchild of Italian artist Laura G, who has chosen such an item to express her creative bent.

A frame to admire and put on display, one that lives a life of its own.

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Laura g in the world's press - Al Ghad Newspaper

An exhibition celebrate handmade Italian – Mouna Abo – Soboh – Amman. The exhibition “Laura G… Art with Heart” (the story of distinguished Italian) shows a very special collection of handcrafted Italian frames and that took place in the Jordanian National Museum of Fine Arts. continue reading…

Laura g in the world's press - Al Rai Newspaper

The designs of the Italian Laura in the National Museum. Fine handcraft Amman- Rasmi Al-Jarrah. Far from the photographical pictures and what they show and mean the Italian designer Laura G chose in her own personal exhibition -that took place at the national museum of arts- to work on picture frames, and she preferred to express that memorable part in many and new ways and with the Ores of Gold, Silver, multicolored Precious Stones, Quarts, Crystal and much more. continue reading…

Laura g in the world's press - Al Arab Alyawm Newspaper

The Italian designer Laura G believes that frames have the special power of protecting our feelings, and she searches through her crafted frame designs for the fourth dimension “spirituality”. The Director General of the National Museum of Fine Arts, Dr. Khalid Khreis pointed in the press conference that was held yesterday to announce the exhibition  that the National Museum will never be a prisoner of paintings , but it’s open to all kinds of arts, whether  it was design, fashion or architecture. continue reading…

Laura g in the world's press - AL Rai Newspaper

“Art with heart” Exhibition by the designer Laura G in the National Museum Amman- Shoroq Al-Asfour-A press conference announcing an art gallery coming from an Italian artist called Laura G and the coordinator of the exhibition Majd Salsa was held yesterday morning at the National Museum of Fine Arts, and the exhibition will open  exactly at six in the evening of Wednesday, 5th of this month at the National Museum, under the auspices of HRH Princess Wijdan Al-Hashemi. continue reading…

H.R.H. Princess Wijdan Al Hashemi testimonial

It was a pleasure to have an exhibition of frames by LauraG at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman.

The works, although silent, speak of a rare sensitivity in their design and execution. Each one of the pieces seems to be waiting to fold itself around a picture of a dear one protectively.

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Giordania News - Art with Heart, Exhibition of designer frames by Laura G

An exhibition of designer picture frames by Laura Ghidini Bosco entitled Laura G “Art with Heart” was held at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman from 5th to 10th December 2012 under the patronage of Princess Wijdan Al Hashemi and the Italian Embassy in Amman. continue reading…

Exhibition at Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts, Amman, Jordan

LAURA  G ART WITH HEART, story of an italian excellence ,an exhibition of exclusive collection of handmade frames of art  in true Italian style, was inaugurated on 5th December 2012 at the Jordan National Gallery of Fine Arts in Amman under the patronage of the Italian Embassy in Amman, the Italian Ambassador, Francesco Fransoni, and H.R.H. Princess Wijdan Al  Hashemi, President of the Royal Society of Fine Arts.

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Vogue.it - Love of the week: Laura G

The reason why: Coloured  Italian  excellence

Laura G is a creative laboratory that reinterprets the traditional picture frame in decidedly contemporary terms, on the boundary between a work of art and an everyday object.

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Meeting with H.R.H. Princess Wijdan Al Hashemi

Art historian, educator, painter, curator of art exhibitions, artist’s name Wijdan.
The meeting with Princess H.R.H. Princess Wijdan Al Hashemi is one with a person gifted with a strong emotional intelligence. An artist and educator, she champions dialogue between different cultures and religions, and is firmly committed to supporting and spreading a culture of peace among peoples.

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Meeting with the Cologni Foundation, Milan

Since its inception in 1995, the Cologni Foundation has discovered masters of art who display Italian excellence, who retain close links with their homeland yet have conquered the homes of the world and are the standard-bearers of true craftsmanship that requires time and passion. continue reading…

Marchesa Barbara Cicogna Mozzoni Berlingeri testimonial

“I had the opportunity to meet Laura G and discover her lovely frames during a pleasant lunch in the San Salvador cloister in Venice for her friends and supporters of the restoration of the altarpiece in the church.
I particularly admired the extraordinary quality of her work, handcrafted in true Italian style. Her personality shines through in the design of these marvellous frames, with their coloured refined and fascinating enamels” continue reading…

54th biennale of art in Venice

To mark the 54th biennale of art in Venice, Marchesa Barbara Berlingeri invited Laura G to attend the ceremony to inaugurate the newly-restored gold-plated silver gothic altarpiece in the church of San Salvador thanks to the efforts of the non-profit organisation Venetian Heritage and support from the Louis Vuitton maison.

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Karim Rashid testimonial

“When Laura asked me to design luxury picture frames , my goal was to create objects that encourage positive experiences to hold and display our most precious memories. Certain forms, lines , colours, textures, functions, all touch and communicate to our senses and our daily experiences.

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Meeting with Karim Rashid

When I was looking for a contemporary designer for the shapes and forms, Karim Rashid instantly sprang to mind.

His essential design – so alive, dynamic, compelling – was perfect for the precious materials. continue reading…

Laura G incipit

When a passion becomes a way of life, we are eager to recount the various stages, yet words are not always enough because encounters with people are its very soul.
Inspiration is the start of my project, the rest is merely a succession of emotions and experiences. continue reading…

Story

Back in 1972 a young Laura G used to plait straw to create a golden weave with which to frame old black-and-white family photos. The same child grew up with a passion for handicrafts and Italian design, and now draws sketches for her frames on sheets of paper. Over the years she has mastered the skill of working with noble materials and stone, elements which continue to inspire her creations.

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