Two artists pay homage to Morandi at the Casa Studio Morandi, through October 30, 2014

Luciano Leonotti, Casa-studio Morandi, Grizzana, 2014, 50x60cm

Luciano Leonotti, Casa-studio Morandi, Grizzana, 2014, 50x60cm

Two artists pay homage to Giorgio Morandi in an exhibit at the Casa Studio Morandi in Grizzana Morandi.

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the birth of painter Giorgio Morandi (1890-1964), two exhibitions that pay homage to the painter until are in progress through October 30, 2014 at the Casa Studio Giorgio Morandi in the town of Grizzano Morandi, located between Florence and Bologna.

Omar Galliani Meets Morandi where the contemporary artist reflects on the paintings of the master and exhibits his drawings in the home/studio of Morandi. And through the lens of the camera, Luciano Leonotti investigates Morandi’s historical residence in Bologna. The house of the painter has been key to the development of the visual language of Morandi. The landscapes of Grizzana where Morandi stayed are reflected in his early works, and its light has become eternal in his still lifes. These are the themes of the photographic work that lingers even on small quotidian details, similar to the compositions painted by Morandi himself.

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Grizzana Remebers Morandi: Drawings by Omar Galliani and Photos by Luciano Leonotti

Through October 30, 2014
Casa Studio Giorgio Morandi, Grizzana Morandi (BO)

T: +39 051 6730311
biblioteca@comune.grizzanamorandi.bo.it
www.comune.grizzanamorandi.bo.it/

During this exhibition, the Casa Studio Morandi respects the following hours (no reservation needed):
Thursday and Friday 3-7pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am-1pm and 3-7pm

About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring & Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, Post-Bac in Studio Art; MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design, Low-Residency MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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