Pinocchio World Wide

 Pinocchio Mondiale / Pinocchio World Wide
Firenze 21 – 29 settembre 2013 | Florence 21 to 29 September 2013
Palazzo Medici-Riccardi - Cortile di Michelozzo – Via Cavour 1

"PINOCCHIO WORLD WIDE" takes place at the Palazzo Medici-Riccardi, just a short walk from the birthplace of writer Carlo Lorenzini (Collodi), the author of Pinocchio, by the Cultural Association Pinocchio by Carlo Lorenzini, under the patronage of the Municipality of Florence, Province of Florence.
The exhibition is divided into two sections: "PINOCCHIO & FRIENDS" with an exhibition of works by 40 artists, ceramics and contemporary painting, and 52 photographs of famous people friends of Pinocchio, and "PINOCCHIO FORUM" where, in addition to being shown European project of the same name, is a space dedicated to National and International Institutions, to significant collections "pinocchiesche" and to products of quality craftsmanship of excellence, the result of the laboratories of Pinocchio. 

“PINOCCHIO & FRIENDS”
by Stefano Giraldi

Mostra di pittura contemporanea | Exhibition of contemporary painting
Fotografie di personaggi famosi amici di Pinocchio | Photography of famous friends of Pinocchio

“PINOCCHIO FORUM”
by Monica Baldi

Il progetto biennale europeo del programma Grundtvig / LLP dell'Unione Europea
The two-year project of the European Grundtvig / LLP European Union
Istituzioni Nazionali e Internazionali
National and International Institutions
L’eccellenza italiana e l’artigianato di qualità dei laboratori di Pinocchio
The Italian excellence and quality craftsmanship of the laboratories of Pinocchio


Thanks to: Province of Florence, Lorenzo de’ Medici Institute, Pinocchio & Friends, Nature Center of Pistoia, Confectionery Sieni,
the Masters of the Laboratories of Pinocchio Forum and artists.   

Project and realization of the Arch. Monica Baldi with the collaboration of Delio Niccolai

 

Opening of the exhibition "PINOCCHIO WORLDWIDE"
Saturday, September 21 at 12 o'clock.

Readings:
Stefania Saccardi, Deputy Mayor of Florence
Sen Rosa Maria Di Giorgi, Secretary of the Senate Presidency
On Dario Nardella, Chamber of Deputies
Renato Di Rocco, President  Italian Cycling Federation
On Monica Baldi, President of Cultural Association Pinocchio by Carlo Lorenzini
Antonella Pagano, poet, writer, sociologist, creator of the model of pedagogy of art passing for the creativity and leads to the beauty

 In the presence of world champion Francesco Moser, Alfredo Martini, Angelo Zomegnan President of the World Cycling Championships

With Pinocchio and many surprises ...

 

Conference "PINOCCHIO FORUM"
Hall Pistelli: Thursday, September 26 at 11 am
PALAZZO MEDICI RICCARDI, via Cavour, 1 - Firenze

ANDREA BARDUCCI
Presidente della Provincia di Firenze
President of the Province of Florence

STEFANIA SACCARDI
Vicesindaco Comune di Firenze
Deputy Mayor of the City of Florence

CRISTINA ACIDINI
Soprintendente Soprintendenza Speciale per il Polo Museale della Città di Firenze
Superintendent of the Superintendence for the State Museums of the City of Florence

MARIA LETIZIA SEBASTIANI
Direttore Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze
Director of National Central Library of Florence

SARA PAGLIAI
Capo Unità Agenzia Nazionale Italiana LLP/UE
Head of Unit of the Italian National Agency LLP/UE

JUSTYNA MARCINKIEWICZ-LIMON
President International College Sp. Z O.O - Poland

MATTEO SILVANO CAPPELLETTI
President Amiata Arte - Switzerland

PAOLO PIANA
Senior Project Officer Llanelli Multicultural Network – United Kingdom

ON MONICA BALDI
President Associazione Culturale Pinocchio di Carlo Lorenzini - Italy

ON GABRIELE TOCCAFONDI
Sottosegretario Ministero dell’Istruzione, dell’Università e della Ricerca
Secretary of State at the Ministry of Education, University and Research

On the occasion of the joint meeting with the European partners of the project Pinocchio Forum for the realization of the two-year program GRUNDTVIG / LLP. So it will be possible to evaluate the cultural projects that have received approval by the European Union through an analysis of what has been achieved under the name of the most famous puppet in the world.  

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