The essay examines the Osservatorio per le Arti Decorative in Italia, a scientificinstrument of the Department of Culture and Society of the University of Palermo, which hasas its main objective the knowledge, study, dissemination and preservation of the historicalartisticheritage of the Decorative Arts, and its communication activity, between analogicaland digital reality. The scientific activity of the Osservatorio is related to the context of thehistorical-artistic studies inherent to the specific sector of Decorative Arts in Italy since theend of the 19th century, showing how it constitutes an aggregator of scientific resourcesconsistent with a path of studies that has led the Decorative Arts to leave the narrow fieldthat the definition of “Minor Arts” has imposed on it for a long time, to be accredited as abranch of studies of the same level as traditional disciplines.
|Numero di pagine||13|
|Rivista||IL CAPITALE CULTURALE|
|Stato di pubblicazione||Published - 2020|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Arts and Humanities (miscellaneous)
- Tourism, Leisure and Hospitality Management