125th Anniversary of the death of Carlo Lorenzini

125th Anniversary of the death of Carlo Lorenzini, Monday 26.10.2015

 

In Florence, Monday, October 26, 2015, at 12:00 am at the Monumental Cemetery of the Holy Doors, next to the beautiful Basilica of San Miniato, on the initiative of the Cultural Association Pinocchio by Carlo Lorenzini was commemorated the Florentine author Carlo Lorenzini, also known under the pseudonym Collodi, the 125th anniversary of his death (October 26, 1890 Florence), at the Chapel of the Family Lorenzini.
The tribute to the great author was made in particular by the new Board of Directors of the Association represented by the President On Monica Baldi (re-elected) by the new Vice President Roberto Giacinti and by the active member and artist Caterina Balletti with her Pinocchio in aluminum paper full realized with Flash Art technique.

With the presence of: the Chairman of the Regional Council of Tuscany, Eugenio Giani; the Prior of the Church of San Miniato, Father Bernardo Gianni, admirers of Carlo Lorenzini and Pinocchio and figures from the world of institutions and culture that always appreciate and know the unique value of the story of the famous wooden puppet as the Arch. Lorella Zappalorti, Anna Iacobacci and Massimo Pratellesi.