In the lounge of Cristina Belgioioso

The Princess Cristina Belgioioso was a woman of a thousand faces: writer and patriot impatient fighter against the foreign oppression. Aa woman of “ beauty thirsting for truth” as her friend the German poet Heinrich Heine used to call her. The tale of the adventurous and exciting life of Princess Cristina Belgioioso is settled in a contemporary living room. During the years of her exile in Paris she opened her home to artists and actors in the Italian fight for the Risorgimento. Her lounge became one of the most important in Paris and was attended by artists such ...

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Gandolfi Brothers

To celebrate the Gandolfi and the beautiful eighteenth century mansion where they were born, Villa Fontana, on 2012 the Municipality of San Giovanni in Persiceto, in collaboration with the Association Settimadiminuita and collection Alberghini, have organized the exhibition "Gandolfi, a story to be discovered ". The concert curated by the association Settimadiminuita has seen the presence of Cristiano Scilla, soprano, Maurizio Leoni bariton, the pianist Morena Malaguti and the dancer Sabrina Lucido. Ubaldo and Gaetano Gandolfi , eminent painters of the '700, were the ...

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A bridge on the waters between italy and turkey: the young talents of the project “cultures and watercarriers”

Only Italian project co-funded by the European Union and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey for the year 2012, “Cultures and WaterCarriers” has realized an intercultural dialogue through the arts involving Italy, Turkey and Corsica. The project saw the participation of 30 young artists, aged between 18 and 28 years among dancers, musicians, video makers, costume and set designers selected in auditions in Italy and in Turkey. The project lasted fourteen months and ended with a spectacle of dissemination of the results on 16 December 2012 at ...

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