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Locanda – new menu with Nicola Salotti

Locanda – new menu with Nicola Salotti

Arte In Sala In May of this year,  Riccarda Bernacchi and Lucia Morelli  wrote as their introduction (article here) to the presentation of the new menu at the Locanda di Mezzo –  a  menu should tease the senses, especially smell and taste. however, when artworks and artistic photographs of mouthwatering dishes are added, sight becomes involved as […]

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Scots and Gaelic traditional song, music and dance

Scots and Gaelic traditional song, music and dance

once more the sound of bagpipes can be heard in the narrow streets and piazzas of Barga Vecchia

The annual School of Scots and Gaelic traditional song, music and dance, organised by Càirdeas nam Piobairean, Hamish Moore’s fellowship of pipers is once again in full swing in Barga. This evening tutors and students were all assembled at the Locanda in Barga Vecchia for the first of many musical sessions taking place over the […]

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Locanda: Nicola Salotti exhibition

Locanda: Nicola Salotti exhibition

Nicola Salotti is a contemporary visual artist. Born in Barga (LU) in 1981 and educated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Florence (where he graduated in 2006) He has experimented with his visual language, first with a figurative approach, followed by what is still the principal focus of his artistic quest: the personal unconscious, […]

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Exhibition – Menu – Locanda di Mezzo, Barga

Exhibition – Menu – Locanda di Mezzo, Barga

Fabrizio Da Prato, Giorgia Madiai, Keane, and Stefano Tommasi - original artworks for the new Menu with Gianluigi Guarnotta and Andrea Cortopassi

Arte In Sala   A menu should tease the senses, especially smell and taste. however, when artworks and artistic photographs of mouthwatering dishes are added, sight becomes involved as well, as do the hearts and souls of viewer and creator. The menu at la locanda di mezzo is an artist’s menu, reminiscent of the artist’s […]

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Locanda – Popeating and Pop Tarot

Locanda – Popeating and Pop Tarot

Full article in the PopEating magazine featuring Francesco Piacentini, Giulio Turriani at The Locanda in Barga Vecchia

A Barga, sulle colline lucchesi, i giovanissimi fondatori della Locanda di Mezzo mettono al centro le idee per far evolvere la cucina della Garfagnana attraverso un nuovo codice Affacciata sulla prima piazzetta che si incontra all’ingresso di Barga, uno dei borghi più belli d’Italia, la Locanda di mezzo è un prezioso laboratorio di elaborazioni di […]

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Silent Disco in Barga Vecchia

Silent Disco in Barga Vecchia

Locanda di Mezzo celebrates their first 3 years

A silent disco or silent rave is an event where people dance to music listened to on wireless headphones. Rather than using a speaker system, music is broadcast via a radio transmitter with the signal being picked up by wireless headphone receivers worn by the participants. Those without the headphones hear no music, giving the […]

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Giorgia Madiai: video – La Grande Sete

Here is briefly how “The Great Thirst” works: today at the Locanda di Mezzo they set up a private party, uncorked some large bottles of wine, cooked some food and invited guests to join in. To participate the guests had to bring a Magnum, Jeroboam or Methuselah bottle of wine

Locanda di Mezzo: “La Grande Sete” – The quietest time of the year but today the Piazza Annunziata was brimming with people as the first “La Grande Sete” – “The Great Thirst” took place   Here is briefly how “The Great Thirst” works: today at the Locanda di Mezzo they set up a private party, […]

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Nicola Perullo: Epistenologia il vino e la creatività del tatto

Nicola Perullo: Epistenologia il vino e la creatività del tatto

La Locanda di Mezzo:Presentazione del libro di Nicola Perullo: Epistenologia il vino e la creatività del tatto

Epistenologia – ha proposto un modo diverso di avvicinarsi al vino, prescindendo dalla eventuale competenza o expertise; – non è un metodo di degustazione, anzi è anarchica e quindi chiede cura attenzione e responsabilità; – suggerisce di non lasciarsi dominare dalla testa, aprendosi a bisogni desideri e emozioni; – perora l’esplorazione, l’esposizione e lo stupore […]

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The mysteries of Tarot explored in mysterious Barga

The mysteries of Tarot explored in mysterious Barga

An Exhibition by Keane at Locanda di Mezzo

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 Locanda di Mezzo in Piazza dell’Annunziata. […]

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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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Noah plays the Locanda

Noah plays the Locanda

And the music just keeps on coming – hot balmy nights in Barga Vecchia, the restaurants are full and people are milling about in the narrow streets looking for a touch of the faintest breeze to cool them down and in the Piazza Annunziata there is some hot, hot music taking place as Noah Tortelli […]