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Chairart 2016 moves into Palazzo Pancrazi

Chairart 2016 moves into Palazzo Pancrazi

Garfagnana Chairart originated in Fosciandora from within the small village of Treppignana. It was launched in 2010 with the intention of encouraging creative participation locally for artists and also for those who had no previous experience of participation in public art events

Over the past 6 years we have published many articles about Chairart (they can be seen here)   – at the very start of the project it was 20 white chairs and 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. In 2015 Chairart  celebrated its 6th year since inception. To date there has been a total […]

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ChairArt 2016 arrives in Barga

ChairArt 2016 arrives in Barga

Garfagnana Chairart originated in Fosciandora from within the small village of Treppignana. It was launched in 2010 with the intention of encouraging creative participation locally for artists and also for those who had no previous experience of participation in public art events

Over the past 7 years we have published many articles about Chairart (they can be seen here)   – 20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. In 2015 Chairart has celebrated its 6th year since inception. To date there has been a total of 149 participants and 255 […]

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Chairart 2014

Chairart 2014

Il programma 2014 di Chairart eventi è il seguente

Over the past five years we have published numerous articles about Chairart (articles here and here )  – 20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. Mostra a MINUCCIANO di qualche sedia 2013 VEN 1 AGOSTO nel paese di Sermezzana alla sera SAB 2 AGOSTO ore 16.30 a Treppignana Riunione degli artisti e […]

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The Chairart 2013 exhibition closing

The Chairart 2013 exhibition closing

the exhibition was probably be the most photographed art exhibition held in Barga this year.

Over the past four years we have published numerous articles about Chairart (articles here and here )  – 20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. This year’s Chairart project started in Treppignana in August and then moved onto Roccalberti (Camporgiano) and Castelnuovo before finally arriving here in Barga Each year the number of participating artists […]

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Chairart 2013 – Treppignana

Chairart 2013 – Treppignana

Chairart 2013 started in earnest this afternoon as the participating artists brought their finished chairs up to Treppignana for their first public showing.

Martin Galloway and his wife Beryl were presented with a “golden handshake” for all their work on this project which has now arrived at the magical number of 100 chairs. These will all be in Barga during the first week of September listen to ‘Chairart treppignana’ on Audioboo Brief conversation with Martin Galloway at the […]

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Il programma 2013 di Chairart

Il programma 2013 di Chairart

Il programma 2013 di Chairart eventi è il seguente

Domenica 28 Luglio San Pietro in Campo “Festa delle Trebbiatrice” una selezione di sedie degli anni precedenti Venerdì 02 Agosto alle ore 17. Riunione degli artisti e delle sedie 2013 a Treppignana. Nell’occasione sara` offerto un spuntino Domenica 04 agosto Roccalberti esposizione di tutte le nuove sedie Sabato 17 Domenica 18 Agosto a Careggine in […]

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Keane: Suitcase performance in Barga

Keane: Suitcase performance in Barga

Over the past few years we have published numerous articles about Chairart (articles here) – 20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. Each year the number of participating artists grows and the choice of painted objects expands – last year it was not just chairs but also […]

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Chairart 2012 – una sedia per tutti – exhibition dates announced

Chairart 2012 – una sedia per tutti – exhibition dates announced

Over the past few years we have published numerous articles about Chairart (articles here) – 20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. Each year the number of participating artists grows and the choice of painted objects expands – last year it was not just chairs but also […]

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Piazza Angelio saluta l’estate

Piazza Angelio saluta l’estate

L’arrivo dell’autunno era stato ampiamente annunciato, e del resto, al 17 di settembre non potevamo aspettarci diversamente, ma comunque, dato che la brutta stagione sarà lunga e le occasioni per stare insieme all’aperto torneranno solo tra qualche mese, Piazza Angelio si è riempita un’ultima volta di tavolini e commensali per una “Cena di fine estate”. […]

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Chairart 2011- una sedia per tutti

Chairart 2011- una sedia per tutti

During 2010 we published a series of  articles about Chairart 2010 –  20 white chairs and the 20 possibilities to decorate the chairs by 20 different people. Finally at the end of the summer the travelling show arrived in Barga and obviously it was well worth waiting for as the Chairart exhibition in Barga Vecchia […]