Monday, September 3, 2018

Montepulciano and the Eternal City - Città Eterna Exhibition

Aesthetics Landscapes and views from the of the
Grand Tour to the mid-20th century

Museo Civico Pinacoteca Crociani Montepulciano (Siena),
until 7 October 2018

The exhibition aims to compare two cities in the imaginary they had to the travelers of the Grand Tour. The cities are Montepulciano, where the exhibition is proposed and Rome, a favorite destination for European travelers.
The celebrated Roman countryside, as well as Montepulciano and its rural surroundings, is displayed in over a hundred oils, drawings, watercolors, vintage engravings collected here. A beautiful exhibition for those interested in the romantic landscape paintings, history of travel, cultural heritage.

Info: tel. 0578 717300

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Presentation of the restoration of the "Madonna penitente"

Presentation of the restoration of the "Madonna penitente" painted
by the Italian Baroque Giovanni Antonio Ricci called "Lo Spadarini" an artist who was a member of the Caravaggisti (followers of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio).
Museo Civico , Piazza Grande June 1st 2018 at 1630h
(speech in Italian)