The Atelier is present in the locals of the historic Turrisi Palace and in this case, it sees the involvement of migrant and refugee women, having knowledge in the field of traditional embroidery of their respective countries of origin, selected in collaboration with ARCI Lecce, and of Italian women residing in the municipality of Lecce that have experience in the various traditional embroidery of the territory, with the general objective of promoting social cohesion actions through the enhancement of embroidery and sewing artisanal and artistic heritage of the local territory and of other cultures of the world.
Promoting body: Social Cooperative Orient-Occident Onlus.
In partnership with: Arci Lecce And with the support of the Municipality of Lecce and the Puglia Region.
The initiative received the award from the Puglia Region in the context of POR Puglia 2014-2020 OT / IX – Action 9.6 A.D. No. 693 of 27/20/2017 – Program PUGLIA SOCIALE IN – “Call 2 action”