MANIFESTO - SPECIAL EVENT - 22/06/2019 CON MICHELANGELO LAZZARESCHI ED IL SUO FLAUTO
FABRIZIO GIORGIO DA PRATO – MANIFESTO – SPECIAL EVENT – 22/06/2019 CON MICHELANGELO LAZZARESCHI ED IL SUO FLAUTO OXO Collection – The Gallery Barga Via di Borgo, 28 – Piazza Salvi Dopo l’evento pittorico di Pistoia capitale italiana della cultura 2017 Fabrizio Giorgio Da Prato avvia un lavoro “liberatorio” sempre dipingendo su manifesti di recupero. Mentre a Pistoia […]
OXO collection - OXO gallery - Barga Vecchia
Dopo l’evento pittorico di Pistoia capitale italiana della cultura 2017 Fabrizio Giorgio Da Prato avvia un lavoro “liberatorio” sempre dipingendo su manifesti di recupero. Mentre a Pistoia la sua Pittura era in riferimento alla città, “site- specific”, in questi nuovi lavori Da Prato trova il gusto di dipingere i “Codici” dando valore estetico al gesto […]
di Vagli son, a Vagli son nato, meglio morir che lascià il Pennato
The work is based around graffiti, carvings and engravings of pennati in the rocks of the Apuan Alps – the mountain range between Barga and the sea. The Pennati – Latin falx arboraria is the typical instrument still used by woodcutters in this area, characterised by a short handle, a wide blade 30/40 cm long […]
Stefano Tommasi e’ un Fotografo freelance, un poeta dell’immagine.
STEFANO TOMMASI – “SENZA” … …l’attesa / l’assenza / l’ascolto / la presenza / la malinconia / la speranza / la nostalgia / la poesia / il tempo / il non tempo / la musica / il silenzio / l’anima / la paura / il ricordo / il bianco e il nero / le frasi […]
Opening 05-15-2019 from 6:30 p.m - Special Event 05-18-2019 from 6:30 p.m.
OXO Collection – the gallery – Barga (Lu) “Veins and Fingers and Noses endow the Dried Woods, vivifying ancient Spirits and their Dwellings, among the Ancestral tales of the Woods ” (OC *) Luigi Paolini was born in Barga in May 1964, he attended the Art Institute of Lucca and subsequently he devoted 8 years […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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 […]