Where and when
17:00 – 20:00
Art Historian and Professor of Phenomenology of Contemporary Arts
Art Historian and President of the Roberto Longhi Foundation
Maria Cristina Bandera
Art Historian and Director of the Roberto Longhi Foundation
Founder of the Lombardi – Tiezzi Company
Roberto Longhi is the protagonist at the Museo Novecento. To celebrate the art historian, the meeting involves the author Mauro Pratesi together with the director Sergio Risaliti who presents the book Roberto Longhi in the heart of the art of the ‘900
Roberto Longhi in the heart of twentieth century art, with a preface by Mina Gregori and a writing by Carlo Bertelli. Published by Pisa University Press, the volume comes fifty years after the death of the famous critic and traces the main stages of his professional life through the innovations introduced in the critical study of the history of art, from Caravaggio to Boccioni and Guttuso.
During the conference there will be: Sergio Risaliti, Director of the Novecento Museum; Cristina Acidini, Art Historian, President of the Roberto Longhi Foundation for the History of Art Studies; Maria Cristina Bandera, Art Historian and Scientific Director of the Roberto Longhi Foundation for the History of Art Studies; the author of the book, Mauro Pratesi.
The meeting will be completed by a reading by Sandro Lombardi, founder of the Lombardi – Tiezzi Company, who will perform readings from: Roberto Longhi, From Cimabue to Morandi.
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