29 June 2017
BENEDICT AND PRESENTATION OF THE ALTARPIECE FOR THE CHURCH OF SAN FRANCESCO D'ASSISI IN TRANI
Blessing and presentation of the altarpiece depicting St. Francis of Assisi received by Pope Innocent III, commissioned by the painter Giovanni Gasparro, for the presbytery of the Romanesque church of St. Francis of Assisi, in the historic center of Trani.
Greetings of His Excellency Rev. Mgr. Giovanni Battista PichierriArchbishop of Trani-Barletta-Bisceglie and Nazareth
Mons. Domenico de Toma, vicar of the area and parish priest of Santa Maria del Pozzo - Trani
Mons. Saverio Pellegrino, Pastor of Saint Francis of Assisi - Trani
Master Giovanni Gasparro
Church of Saint Francis of Assisi
Piazza Libertà - 76125 TRANI
Tel. 0883403706 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Fondazione S.E.C.A. - Trani www.fondazioneseca.com
10 June 2017
Percorsi nella pittura contemporanea da una collezione privata.
Paintings from Menon's collection .
BASSANO DEL GRAPPA (Vicenza)
curated by Chiara Casarin
dal 10 giugno al 2 settembre 2017
Vernissage, 10 giugno, ore 18:00
Museo Civico di Bassano del Grappa,
P.zza Garibaldi 34
Info.Tel: 0424 519901
Five works by Giovanni Gasparro, coming from the Menon Collection of Bassano del Grappa, will be on display at the Civic Museum.
17 December 2016
Genius loci. Riflessi dell’identità pugliese in cinquanta artisti tra passato e presente
PINACOTECA METROPOLITANA "CORRADO GIAQUINTO"
curated by CLARA GELAO
Thursday, December 15, 2016, at 10:30 am, in the Pinacoteca Metropolitana "Corrado Giaquinto" (fourth floor building of the Metropolitan City of Bari - Via Spalato, 19), held a press conference to present the exhibition "Genius loci. Apulian identity reflected in fifty artists of past and present "promoted by the Metropolitan City of Bari.
Speakers Clara Gelao, director of the Art Gallery "Corrado Giaquinto" and creator and curator of the exhibition, and Francesca Pietroforte, subway delegated Councillor for Cultural Heritage.
In an excursus of about one hundred and twenty works coming in part from the rich heritage of the Art Gallery, in part to other Italian museums or private collections, divided into major themes, the exhibition aims to identify the reflections more or less explicit historical, cultural characteristics, anthropological of our territory (that is condensed in the concept of the "genius loci") on fifty Apulian artists, from painters of the early twentieth century who invented a repertoire and a pictorial language suitable to represent the unique landscape of this land, to the artists active in the forties / seventies until arriving, seamless, contemporary artists, where the relationship with the habitat, less explicit, however, is no less intense and engaging, although represented by totally different modes of expression.
The exhibition, which will be inaugurated Saturday, December 17 at 17.30, will be open until March 31, 2017.
30 October 2016
FRONTIER OF EXISTENCE, OF ELSEWHERE IN ART
Andria, Le Muse. Centro di Promozione Culturale
Curated by Stefano Crespi
from 31 October 2016 until 31 December 2016
Vernissage: October 30, 2016, 11:00
Artists in the exhibition:
Agostino Arrivabene, Mario Botta, Silvio Consadori, Francesco De Rocchi, Gianfranco Ferroni, Giovanni Gasparro, Bernardino Luino, Cesare Monti, Fulvio Rinaldi, Ugo Riva, Ruggero Savinio, Giovanni Testori
Le Muse. Centro di Promozione Culturale
Via Giolitti, 10 76123, Andria (BT)
0883558136 - 0883557119 to 3389810995
Weekdays: 18:30 to 21:00
Holidays: 10:30-13:00 / 18:30 / 21:00
24 July 2016
I Santi di Giovanni Gasparro tra Pinturicchio, Crivelli e i Salimbeni.
San Severino Marche (Macerata)
Pinacoteca Civica P. Tacchi Venturi
23 to 31 July 2016
curated by Walter Scotucci
In Pinacoteca Civica P. Tacchi Venturi of San Severino Marche (Macerata), will be exposed the Holy Family of Giovanni Gasparro compared with Our Lady of Peace by Pinturicchio, in the halls of the permanent collection. Other paintings will be joined by the works of the museum, in a path that winds between the altarpiece by Vittore Crivelli, the frescoes of brothers Lorenzo and Jacopo Salimbeni, the paintings of Niccolò Alunno, Paolo Veneziano and Bernardino di Mariotto, until San Bartolomeo of Cerano .
23 July 2016
OLTRE IL LIMITE
Castello dell’Abate, Castellabate (SA)
23 July-31 August 2016
curated by Sabrina Colle
Artistic director Vittorio Sgarbi
Vernissage: July 23, 2016 after the ceremony of Pio Alferano Prize 2016
Will take place in the halls of Castello dell'Abate, in Castellabate (SA), from July 23 to August 31, 2016 the exhibition "Oltre il limite" (Threshold) curated by Sabrina Colle, dedicated to the many portraits and works that over time many artists and photographers they wanted to devote to Vittorio Sgarbi.The exhibition consists of 74 works by 56 artists, sponsored by the Foundation Pio Alferano and Virginia Ippolito is among the initiatives proposed in the fifth edition of "Premio Pio Alferano", whose artistic director is Vittorio Sgarbi and that will rewarded, in 'current edition, in an evening conducted by journalist Nicola Porro, the following personalities and institutions: city of Castelsardo, on behalf of his city, the Mayor Franco Cuccureddu; Michele Ainis, jurist and constitutionalist; Bianca Berlinguer, journalist and director of the RAI TG3; Pasquale d'Amicis, Carabinieri General; Arnauld de Brejon Lavergnée, historian; Moni Ovadia, actor and singer; Giuseppe Pagano, Cilento entrepreneur; Tony Renis, singer and producer.The "Pio Alferano Prize" is sponsored by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers, Palazzo Chigi Ministry of goods and cultural activities and tourism, Municipality of Castellabate, Parco Nazionale del Cilento, Association "Most Beautiful Villages d 'Italy".
Artists: Lino Frongia, Gaetano Giuffré, Agostino Arrivabene, Fernando Botero, Stefano Mosena, Riccardo Mannelli, Wainer Vaccari, Livio Scarpella, Tullio Cattaneo, Bertozzi & Casoni, Gaetano Pesce, Filippo Dobrilla, Aron Demetz, Anna Gardu, Carmelo Giallo, Antonio Nocera, Giuseppe Ducrot, Roberto Ferri, Alessandro Kokocinski, Cesare Inzerillo, Ivan Theimer, Enzo Cucchi, Brancaleone Cugusi da Romana, Gino De Dominicis, Aurelio Bulzatti, Nicolò Morales e Cristina Ghergo, Maurizio Bottoni, Fatima Messana, Luciano Ventrone, Giancarlo Vitali, Carlo Guarienti, Sandra Brunetti, Giampaolo Talani, Enrico Robusti, Giovanni Gasparro, Helmut Newton, Natalia Tsarkova, Antonio Ciccone, Rinaldo Geleng, Emanuele Facchiano Santagata, Andrea Facchini, Giorgio Balboni, Dante Carpigiani, Giuseppe Bergomi, Pino Navedoro, Luigi Serafini, Andrea Martinelli, Marco Lodola – Giovanna Fra, Raimondo Lorenzetti, Riccardo Adelchi Mantovani, Tullio Pericoli, Franco Dugo, Sante Ghinassi.
The catalog of "Oltre il limite" contains the introduction of the President of Pio Alferano and Virginia Ippolito Foundation, Santino Carta, and the texts of Vittorio Sgarbi, Colle Sabrina and Camillo Langone.
Castello dell'Abate will remain open during the following hours: Monday to Sunday, 9:30 to 12:30, 18.30-24.00.
Fondazione Pio Alferano e Virginia Ippolito
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Facebook – Fondazione Pio Alferano e Virginia Ippolito - Youtube – Fondazione Pio Alferano
Turistic office Comune di Castellabate
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16 July 2016
BODY AND SOUL
International Contemporary Art Exhibition
TRINITAPOLI (BT)Archaeological Museum of the Hypogeum
curated by Cosimo Antonino Strazzeri
16-30 July 2016
vernissage on July 16 at 18:00
13 May 2016
Palazzo Pallavicini Rospigliosi. Casino dell'Aurora by Guido Reni
Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St. George
On the occasion of the International Jubilee pilgrimage of the Sacred Military Constantinian Order of St. George, in the presence of the Dukes of Castro, the TRH Prince Charles and Princess Camilla of Bourbon Two Sicilies and Princess Beatrice of Bourbon Two Sicilies, will open the solo exhibition of Giovanni Gasparro, in the halls of the Casino dell'Aurora of Palazzo Pallavicini Rospigliosi, among the works of Guido Reni, Carlo Saraceni , Luca Giordano and Annibale Carracci.
The works of Gasparro will be presented by Professor Vittorio Sgarbi. Will follow the lecture of Prof. Roberto De Mattei on the book "Francis II of Bourbon. The Catholic King."
23 March 2016
IN HOC SIGNO
CAGLIARI, Fondazione di Sardegna
via San Salvatore da Horta n. 2, Cagliari
vernissage 22 marzo 2016, 17:00
from March 23 to May 7, 2016
Monday to Saturday, from 10 am to 20
The Foundation Pio Alferano and Virginia Ippolito promoted the exhibition entitled "In Hoc Signo", designed by Santino Carta and curated by Vittorio Sgarbi, with the sponsorship of the Fondazione di Sardegna, the President of Regione Sardegna Council and the City of Sedilo. The opening will take place March 22, 2016 in Cagliari, at 17, at the headquarters of the Fondazione di Sardegna. Speakers Vittorio Sgarbi, Tito Stagno and Savior Niffoi.
The exhibition will be dedicated to the celebration of the Ardia of Sedilo and the cult of San Costantino. Every year, for centuries, between the afternoon of the 6th and the dawn of July 7, an impetuous river of brave men riding fearlessly around the Sanctuary of St. Constantine the small town of Sedilo. To watch them and to support them there is always a dense crowd, it came mainly from the north-central Sardinia, where the cult of the saint is more prevalent.
The 16 artists invited to participate with as many works (13 paintings and three sculptures) will set out the highlights of the festival, from the faces of women, fairs and elegant in their traditional costumes, the riders in the race on their steeds, the riflemen, the crowd , agitated and delirious, the poor beggars, located along the road leading to the sanctuary, until the real star, the center of the feast, St. Constantine. They will seize the movements and the silences, the courage and the fear of spectators and riders, all protagonists of a faith by the popular flavor, imbued with the most authentic tradition, one that resists time and fashions, because "written" in the hearts of the people.
In the catalog essays critical of Vittorio Sgarbi, the lyrics of Umberto Cocco, Tito Stagno and Anna Lia Pintau, as well as testimonies and impressions sull'Ardia Giulio Angioni, Gianfranco Cabiddu, Cristiana Collu, Sebastiano Congiu, Marcello Fois, Paolo Fresu, Antonio Marras, Piero Marras, Philip Martinez, Maria Antonietta Mongiu, Anthony Muroni, Salvatore Niffoi, Paul Pillonca, Gigi Riva and Gavino Sanna.
Fondazione Pio Alferano e Virginia Ippolito
Con il patrocinio di:
Fondazione di Sardegna, Presidente del Consiglio Regione Sardegna, Comune di Sedilo
Under the patronage of:
Project Automation, Fratelli Carta, Assicurarte, Grafiche Ghiani
Vittorio Sgarbi, Tito Stagno e Salvatore Niffoi.
Sandro Angioni firstname.lastname@example.org
Stefania De Michele email@example.com
Press office of Vittorio Sgarbi:
Nino Ippolito firstname.lastname@example.org
Chiara Sardu sardu.chiara@tiscali.
Web site responsible:
Sebastiano Catte email@example.com
Secretariat FoundationPio Alferano e Virginia Ippolito:
Anna Lia Pintau firstname.lastname@example.org
Edizioni di Sofia
Exhibition set up:
Anna Maria Cabras
Umberto Cocco, Tito Stagno, Annalia Pintau
19 March 2016
GIORNATE FAI DI PRIMAVERA - XXIV° Edizione
Marquis Palace of Bianchi-Dottula
Saturday, March 19 (10:00 to 13:00)
Sunday, March 20 (10 a.m. to 1 p.m. / 16:00 to 19:00)
The Palace Marquis De Bianchi- Dottula to Adelfia, along with the church of Santa Maria del Suffragio in Monopoli and at the Teatro Piccinni (restoration site) in Bari, are the three locations that the FAI (Italian Environment Fund) will make it usable for the XXIV edition the FAI Spring, in the province of Bari. In the ancient palace of the Marquis of Montrone will exhibit the works of the painter Giovanni Gasparro.