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Barga Jazz Festival 2016 – final preparations underway

Barga Jazz Festival 2016 – final preparations underway

Guest of honour at the Barga Jazz Festival which celebrates its 30th year is the pianist Franco D'Andrea

BARGAJAZZ FESTIVAL 30° ANNO – LA MUSICA DI FRANCO D’ANDREA Il pianista Franco D’Andrea sarà l’ospite d’onore per i 30 anni di BargaJazz. Un anniversario importante che vantano pochi festival jazz in Italia che ha spinto gli organizzatori, nonostante le molteplici difficoltà economiche, a realizzare anche per quest’anno il festival. Era infatti il 1986 quando Giancarlo Rizzardi con […]

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Keane: Pop Tarot in Palazzo Pancrazi

Keane: Pop Tarot in Palazzo Pancrazi

The mysteries of Tarot explored in mysterious Barga - an exhibition by Keane in Barga Vecchia

Setting, subject and artist are the three interlocked components of a compelling art exhibition. It would be difficult to find a more perfect example than the trio of Barga, Tarot and Keane. This is the chemistry that animates “The Barga Pop Tarot Paintings,” now open for viewing at the Palazzo Pancrazi in Barga Vecchia. The “Pop” […]

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Keane: Barga Pop Tarot in Barga

Keane: Barga Pop Tarot in Barga

inauguration of the Barga Pop Tarot paintings by Keane in the new Bistro at the Locanda di Mezzo in Barga Vecchia -- - - inaugurazione del Barga Pop Tarot dipinti da Keane nel nuovo Bistro presso la Locanda di Mezzo - Barga Vecchia

Italy is still in the grip of a recession – a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in GDP in two successive quarters, for some time now and according to the official ISTAT figures, youth unemployment is now at a staggering 36.90 percent […]

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New Bistro opens Saturday in Barga

New Bistro opens Saturday in Barga

inauguration of the Barga Pop Tarot paintings by Keane in the new Bistro at the Locanda di Mezzo in Barga Vecchia this saturday 4 june at 18.00 - inaugurazione del Barga Pop Tarot dipinti da Keane nel nuovo Bistro presso la Locanda di Mezzo - Barga Vecchia - questa Sabato 4 giugno alle ore 18.00

Italy is still in the grip of a recession – a period of temporary economic decline during which trade and industrial activity are reduced, generally identified by a fall in GDP in two successive quarters, for some time now and according to the official ISTAT figures, youth unemployment is now at a staggering 36.90 percent […]

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The #loveproject in Firenze

The #loveproject in Firenze

the event where two artists are giving away 100 paintings reaches Florence

#loveproject – The plan, says Keane, is to “place two paintings from each of us in five of the most important piazzas of Tuscany’s five most important cities: Florence, Siena, Livorno, Pisa and Lucca. Anyone who wants them can take them away, at no cost. Absolutely free.” This week the fourth group  of  #loveproject paintings were […]

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Paola Marchi reads the Keane Tarot paintings

Paola Marchi reads the Keane Tarot paintings
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The Tarot card paintings

The Tarot card paintings

Work in progress by Keane based on the The Tarot of Marseille restored by Philippe Camoin and Alexandre Jodorowsky

Over the past thirty years Keane has been making images based on culture and events here in Barga  – The Biroldo paintings, The Duomo of Barga paintings, The Nuns of Barga and  The walls of Barga were just five of those local based projects. Four times during those thirty years he also started to make images and work about […]

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The Jodorowsky Tarot drawings

The Jodorowsky Tarot drawings

Work in progress by Keane based on The Tarot of Marseille restored by Philippe Camoin and Alexandre Jodorowsky

The Tarot Cards The tarot first known as trionfi and later as tarocchi is a pack of playing cards (most commonly numbering 78), used from the mid-15th century in various parts of Europe to play a group of card games such as Italian tarocchini and French tarot. From the late 18th century until the present […]

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Mario Madiai exhibition in Livorno

Mario Madiai exhibition in Livorno

Ai Granai di Villa Mimbelli l'antologica di Madiai - In mostra le opere dal 1962 al 2015 che ripercorrono l’evoluzione artistica del maestro livornese

L’antologica, promossa dal Comune di Livorno e curata da Patrizia Turini, intende, attraverso la ricca esposizione di oltre 70 opere a olio, a collage e tecniche miste, realizzate dal 1962 ad oggi, ripercorrere l’evoluzione artistica del Maestro, il suo “Viaggio” – come spiega la curatrice – che non si è mai fermato e che lo […]

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Lucchesi nel Mondo : Incontri – exhibition at Lucca

Lucchesi nel Mondo : Incontri – exhibition at Lucca

The Duomo of Barga paintings shown for the first time in Lucca

An exhibition opened this afternoon in the headquarters of the associazione Lucchesi nel Mondo situated on the historical walls of Lucca above the Porta San Pietro. The initiative is part of series of events entitled “Una porta per l’Arte” sponsored by the association, with the contribution by the Cassa di Risparmio di Pistoia and Lucca […]

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Voce Di Vento – BargaJazz Ensemble & A Cumpagnia

Voce Di Vento – BargaJazz Ensemble & A Cumpagnia

The sound of Corsica and jazz merging in Barga

Il Progetto “Voce Di Vento” è stato realizzato per conto della Provincia di Lucca nell’ambito del progetto transfrontaliero “Sonata di Mare” dal BargaJazz Ensemble e dal gruppo vocale A Cumpagnia (Pigna, Corsica) con l’intento di offrire al pubblico concerti e altre iniziative nell’ambito dei maggior festival jazz sul territorio. Da segnalare che l’orchestra di Barga […]

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The Concert without Musicians

The Concert without Musicians

The work was commissioned by the artist Keane, promoter of the new artistic and cultural phenomenon known as “cultural geocaching” and is a tribute to celebrated filmmaker David Lynch. Salotti is inspired to pursue a form of sonorous experimentation, which designs, imprints and moves the emotional clock of the performer/listener.

Prima Assoluta nell’ambito dei concerti di CLUSTER (Associazione di Compositori) lo scorso 13 Novembre presso l’Oratorio di San Giuseppe (Lucca) per il brano “C.l.u.s.t.e.r.” tratto dal progetto “XXIV WAVES FOR PIANO SOLO”, composto dal musicista Massimo Salotti. La critica (o forse l’esaltazione) al mondo tecnologico, mossa a suo tempo da Salotti, trova la sua realizzazione […]