Florence Art and Restoration

Florence Art and Restoration
Fortezza da Basso, 8, 9, 10 November 2012 

The Cultural Association “Pinocchio by Carlo Lorenzini” – at the Florence Art and Restoration Fair, from 8 to November 10 at the Fortezza da Basso - presents the "Laboratorio di Pinocchio" with some of the prestigious laboratories and indicating the location of workshops active in the District of the Father of Pinocchio (District of San Lorenzo in Florence).
The itinerary is part of the two years European project PINOCCHIO FORUM (08.01.12 - 07.31.14), implemented under the Grundtvig LLP / EU through a special international journey of ten workshops, called "laboratories of Pinocchio".
The project was created and developed by the President, On Arch Monica Baldi declaring: "It's amazing to see how much passion and professionalism of our European partners and our masters of arts and crafts involved in the implementation of the program."

The opening  on Thursday, November 8 at 9:30 am to the presence of the Minister of Heritage and Culture, Lorenzo Ornaghi.

The conference on PINOCCHIO FORUM at the Talking Corner on Saturday, November 10 at 9:30 am

In Cavaniglia Pavilion are:
The "Laboratory of Restoration" where the restorer Barbara Bersellini restoring a set scale Pinocchios polychrome ceramics "The Etruscans" made ??in the 70s by the artist De Santis.
The "Makeup Workshop" where Gabriele e Gherardo Filistrucchi, show the ancient tradition of the wig joined the makeup handed down from generation to generation by 1720 and make visible some of the historical documents Filistrucchi in the recovery phase.
The "Laboratory of Excellence" where Luciano e Ricciardo Artusi rediscover the ancient flavors and tradition of one of the major cuisines of the world, whose knowledge has been handed down by the illustrious ancestor Pellegrino Artusi who lived at the time of Carlo Lorenzini.

While in the District of San Lorenzo teachers are working in their places of business:
Caterina Balletti - Flash Art Lab - Via dell’Amorino 14r. - Firenze
Agostino Dessì - Masks Lab  - Via Faenza 72r. - Firenze
Andreina Mancini - Laboratory of Cakes - Pasticceria Sieni - Via S.Antonino, 54 r. - Firenze
Gabriele Maselli - Genepy Lab - Via Ginori, 51r. – Firenze
Giovanni Noviello - Laboratory of leather - Via S.Antonino, 76 - 78r.  – Firenze
Paolo Penko - Master of Zecchini Lab - Via F. Zannetti, 14 - 16 r. – Firenze
Paolo Zoppi - Cooking Workshop - da Pinocchio - Piazza Mercato Centrale, 46r. – Firenze