Rita Capurro

Rita Capurro
Politecnico di Milano | Polimi · Department of Industrial Design, Arts, Communication and Fashion INDACO

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Design can be a driving force for the local development of productive communities by allowing them to achieve the freedom to innovate respecting their local traditions, culture and values. Carpet sector is an extraordinary field of experimentation in India. It involves ancient traditions and artisanal knowhow related to different productive regions...
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Bringing together an international forum of experts, this book looks at how museums, libraries and further public cultural institutions respond to the effects of globalisation, mobility and migration across Europe. It puts forward examples of innovative practice and policies that reflect these challenges, looking at issues such as how cultural ins...
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The exhibition Costantino 313 d.C. (Milan, Italy, Palazzo Reale, 25th October 2012 - 24th March 2013) celebrated the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan, decreeing religious toleration throughout the Roman empire. Although designed by the Diocesan Museum of Milan, it was held in the Palazzo Reale, an historic building in the centre of Milan us...
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This article suggests a series of reflexions regarding ecclesiastical museums and their different relationship with the surrounding territory, using considerations on museums of more geographical characteristics. Indeed, as the research regarding technical problems of museums and those of an artistic nature have been reaffirmed during the preparati...
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The aim of the research is to analyse the specific characteristics of ecclesiastic museums in Italy through their history and their evolution so as to identify their common mission and the different levels of interpretations of the collections by the Catholic community, the local community (regardless of religious motivations) and the other visitor...

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The research is for the biannual conference of the Italian Association of Ecclesiastical Museums (AMEI) in November. The research aims to create the fundamental elements to work in the field of interreligious dialogue in museums.