Italy is said to be the birthplace of the tarot, which according to playing-card historians was originally a card game invented in the fifteenth century.
A series of paintings by Keane which were installed in the new Bistro at the Locanda di Mezzo in Barga Vecchia back in 2016 (article here) have now been moved into the Palazzo Pancrazi in Barga Vecchia. Tarot cards in Barga Barga, in it’s heyday, was a stronghold of The Medici’s Florence. Against the often […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]