Jørgen Haugen Sørensen LA FOLLA
Inauguration of the sculpture The Crowd by Jørgen Haugen Sørensen.
Saturday 30 September 2017 at 12.30 - Piazza Crispi.
The work is part of the precious collection of the International Park of Contemporary Sculpture in Pietrasanta which is a real open-air museum, located throughout the territory.
Joining with Fonderia Mariani and the Art Studio Massimo Galleni
Rai 2 in Pietrasanta
The RAI 2 program "Noon in Family in Pietrasanta" On occasion, the Artigianart Association presented the artistic craftsmanship of Pietrasanta. For the marble sculpture Galleni Massimo's art studio has exhibited small marble works presented by the collaborator Stefano Lazzerini we see in the picture.
The lifeguards Palio 2017
The Palio dei Bagni 2017 at Forte dei Marmi, consacrated the winners Andrea and Marco Bonaso of Bagno San Camillo, who add the fifth star to their personal medalists, after the victories of 2011- 2012- 2014 and 2015. At the winning establishment, in addition to the cups went the Trofeo Palio dei Bagni, a marble work of Massimo Galleni, while for each member of the first three crews who cut the finish line, the Consorzio Funivie and Glaciers of the Val Senales made available a stay for two people.
Meetings at Versiliana Caffé
Waiting for Luigi Di Maio, at 17.45 Fabrizio Diolaiuti will propose to the public of the "Caffè" of Marina di Pietrasanta, a review of the excellence of Versilia's craftsmanship, not only the extraordinary one of Pietrasanta with stonecutters, inlaiders and mosaicists, but also that of the carriage builders of paper mill in Viareggio.
Among the other guests are Marialina Marcucci (President of the Carnival Foundation in Viareggio) and Paolo Favret (president of the Artigianart Association of Pietrasanta) together with Galleni Massimo (Galleni art studio), Adolfo Agolini (foundry Mariani), architect Tiziano Lera , Franco Lucarini (Fonderia Versiliese) and many others ..........
Visit of the Prince of Monaco Alberto Grimaldi
PIETRASANTA. Intense day between Pietrasanta foundries and sculpture workshops for Prince Albert of Monaco.
A private visit to the French artist Bernard Bezzina started early in the morning with a helicopter flight departing from the Principality and arrived around midday at Marina di Massa airport.
An intense program of two days devoted to the artist and artisans with whom Bernard collaborates like Versiliese Foundry and Massimo Galleni's art studio.
The next day before departure for Monaco, the Prince was accompanied to visit the quarry where the great Michelangelo extracted the marble for his works.
the young russian culture in Italy
The sculpture studio of Massimo Galleni of Pietrasanta hosts 4 young Russian sculptors accompanied by their teacher Oleg Shorov of the State Academic Painting Institute and architectural sculpture of St. Petersburg. Students arrived yesterday in Italy with their sketches in a few days, thanks to the technical and logistic support of Galleni's studio, their marble works that will be exhibited before leaving for other itinerant exhibitions. Vladdimir Medinsky Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation says "Russia and Italy are linked by a multi-century history of diplomatic and cultural relations and the ongoing festival is a brilliant witness."
Daniel Silver Art Basel 2017
Artist Daniel Silver exhibits his works in white marble Carrara at Basel art 2017
Iranian artist, Reza Aramesh, is another Parcour artist whose work, “Site of the Fall: Study of the Renaissance Garden,” consists of three hand-carved and polished carrara marble sculptures presented in different contexts: beside the masterpieces of the Antiquities Museum, on the banks of the Rhine river, and before the threshold of Basel’s civil courthouse.
Artist Latifa Echakkhch will display his work, “Screen Shot,” in the Basler Münstersaal. His work is comprised of several three-panel screens of the artist’s height and arranged like a labyrinth, draped with clothes immersed in black India ink; each item leaving drippings on the panels and floor, which is reminiscent of wet clothing that has been lost on the run.
Leila Heller Gallery