After professional training in the workshop of a well-known Ligurian ceramic sculptor, in 1982 the two spouses Raffaella and Gian Luigi Costa opened their atelier in Gandria. He working on the lathe and she taking care of the decoration, they have been able to renew themselves, always keeping intact the passion for the object shaped entirely by hand. Ranging from majolica to stoneware and lately also porcelain and using different techniques in addition to the lathe such as casting, the mold and the third fire, they transform tradition into modernity.
In the wide choice of their exhibition (ranging from objects to table services, from umbrella stands to jewelery) they have always safeguarded traditional shapes such as the cup and the red and blue mug alongside unique pieces of art such as the multi-storey engraved icons. , crucifixes, bas-reliefs and sculptures. Trying to satisfy the increasingly varied needs of customers is for them a stimulus to new experiments and insights. Numerous exhibitions and collaborations with architects and artists.
JEMA 2019 Thesis
Possible access for people with reduced mobility
Accessible by public transport
Car park nearby