YouNique – Fine Craft Art & Design is an intimate and exclusive event that presents a world of high craftsmanship in all its artistic aspects, contemporary art and design, held in Lugano, at the neoclassical Villa Ciani, a location of great charm with frescoed rooms, antique parquet floors and a breathtaking view of Lake Ceresio.
Friday 22, Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 March 2024, master craftsmen, artists and international designers of rare skill and the most prestigious Swiss and international contemporary art galleries will give life to an exhibition itinerary where beauty, style and uniqueness will triumph.
Sculptures, paintings, fine fabrics, precious jewels, designer furnishings … all unique artfully crafted pieces that visitors will be able to admire and purchase to make their lives and environments more “YouNique”
HIGH CRAFTSMANSHIP AND DESIGN
During the two days in Lugano, skilled master craftsmen, artists and designers will have the opportunity to show visitors, families and professionals in the sector, not only splendid artfully made artifacts, a true hymn to creativity, craftsmanship and experience, but also some of the fascinating work phases that the public rarely has the opportunity to see.
“Bringing home an artfully crafted product means giving your everyday life something unique! “
Andrea Peri, director of YouNique
Following the success found in 2023 with the inclusion of Contemporary Art Galleries in the exhibition itinerary, for 2024 YouNique will focus even more on this sector, hosting both independent artists, young or already established, and a selection of Swiss and international galleries, able to offer the best of contemporary art, presenting the new trends of the international art market.
A constantly evolving path, which will also host moments of meeting and entertainment.
Thanks to the high quality of what has been offered in these journeys, the event has enjoyed since its first edition the patronage and support of the City of Lugano, of Lugano Region and the favour of professionals in these fields.
YouNique – Fine Craft Art & Design is an event conceived and curated by Andrea Peri, director, and Sonia Gaffuri, event manager, on behalf of Target Management SA.