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Artists in Residence – OXO Gallery – Nicola Salotti

Artists in Residence – OXO Gallery – Nicola Salotti

The OXO collection gallery in Barga Vecchia is it not just simply a series of wall spaces for completed work but is also promoting new work which will be exhibited outside of the gallery.

Part of the gallery space has now been turned over to a series of artist in residence who can experiment and produce work firmly in the public eye thanks to the position of the gallery in the main piazza in Barga Vecchia. The first artist in residence was Fabrizio Da Prato who prepared work which […]

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Artists in Residence – OXO Gallery – Fabrizio Da Prato

Artists in Residence  – OXO Gallery – Fabrizio Da Prato

The OXO collection gallery in Barga Vecchia is it not just simply a series of wall spaces for completed work but is also promoting new work which will be exhibited outside of the gallery.

Part of the gallery space has now been turned over to a series of artist in residence who can experiment and produce work firmly in the public eye thanks to the position of the gallery in the main piazza in Barga Vecchia. The first artist in residence has been Fabrizio Da Prato who  has been […]

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Oxo Collection Gallery: Invisible cities – Guzzoletti and Keane

Oxo Collection Gallery: Invisible cities – Guzzoletti and Keane

The newly opened Oxo Collection Gallery in Barga Vecchia commissioned an event based on literature, art and music all centered around one small book - Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino.

The book “Le Città Invisibili” – Invisible Cities by Italo Calvino explores imagination and the imaginable through the descriptions of cities by an explorer, Marco Polo. It is framed as a conversation between the aging and busy emperor Kublai Khan, who constantly has merchants coming to describe the state of his expanding and vast empire, […]

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Selma Sevenhuijsen at the OXO collection Gallery

Selma Sevenhuijsen at the OXO collection Gallery

Selma Sevenhuijsen - the mermaids and Matilda di Canossa

Selma Sevenhuijsen a researcher from Amsterdam, Holland has been a regular visitor to Barga for almost a decade as she follows the footsteps of Matilda di Canossa and her research into the bare breasted twin tailed mermaid or Melusine to be found in the Duomo. She has already written two book on the subject and […]

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The Oxo Gallery’s enigmatic inaugural event

The Oxo Gallery’s enigmatic inaugural event

Il viaggio infinito

What is the role of art and artists in community life? Is it spiritual, aesthetic or intellectual ? Or is it an undefinable union of passion and thought, a complex ballet that bears no name but subtly makes the world go ‘round. These and countless other unanswerable questions were the subtext to Friday evening’s gathering […]

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The OXO collection- Il Viaggio Infinito di Massimo Salotti

The OXO collection- Il Viaggio Infinito di Massimo Salotti

contemporary art gallery in barga vecchia

For many months, the sign on the door had said “opening soon” and for most of those months people had been wondering what was going to open in what was once the Gallery Marzocco  and how long was actually “soon” ? Both questions were answered a few weeks ago as the  OXO collection Gallery finally opened its […]

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The OXO collection Gallery opens in Barga Vecchia

The OXO collection Gallery opens in Barga Vecchia

a new start for Barga Vecchia with a contemporary art gallery

For many months now, the sign on the door has said “opening soon” and for most of those months people have been wondering what was going to open in what was once the Gallery Marzocco  and how long was actually “soon” ? Both questions were answered this weekend as the  OXO collection Gallery opened its doors and […]

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paintings for oxo gallery

paintings for oxo gallery

“mutande of barga” oil on canvas 2005  – 123 cm x 123 cm         “mutande of barga” oil on canvas 2005  – 123 cm x 123 cm         “the nuns of barga” oil on canvas 2008  – 123 cm x 105 cm  *         “the nuns […]

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OXO collection Gallery

OXO collection Gallery

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OXO COLLECTION: tra grandi maestri ed artisti emergenti

OXO COLLECTION:  tra grandi maestri ed artisti emergenti

La preziosa collezione privata arricchisce le stanze dell’Acchiappasogni Art Boutique Hotel di Barga

Fabio Maestrelli has been a regular visitor to Barga in recent years including a stunning exhibition of his work in the Gallery Comunale back in 2015 (article here) .. this weekend he was back in the city, this time in the Art Boutique Hotel Acchiappasogni in Barga Vecchia for the unveiling of a sculpture, Traccia Mnestica commissioned […]