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Painting Break in Tuscany: The world of the Macchiaioli


Macchiaioli Art Break in Tuscany

In Summer 2011
Agriturismo Poggio alla Farnia - Fauglia - Pisa - Toscana

3 DAYS IN THE ART OF THE TUSCAN MACCHIAIOLI

Stay in the wonderful farm
Painting activities and tours with the artist MARINA ROMITI


It is a unique event for art lovers. An opportunity to explore the places that hosted the growth of the "Macchiaioli" movement in Tuscany in a time when France
was experimenting the first steps Impressionism.
The program of the symposium includes accommodation in the familiar atmosphere of Poggio alla Farnia farm in half board together with a visit to the Giorgio Kienerk museum in Fauglia, a charming collection of Macchiaioli paintings.
A full-day painting activity with pick-nick in the fields will be arranged in the surroundings of the farm. The spirit of the paiting class will
followi the rules of the Macchiaioli painting stream:

painting in the open air, enfasizing landscapes and the effects of
change of light throughout the day
.



Painting in the garden



View from the agriturismo

Painting with the teacher



The pool of the agriturismo

Painting of Marina Romiti



Painting of Marina Romiti

Full schedule

1st day - Welcome
Arrival at Poggio alla Farnia (25 kms from Pisa, transfer not included) in the early afternoon. Welcome drink.
At 4:30 pm: meeting with the local artist Marina Romiti walk to the village Fauglia and visit to the Macchiaioli art museum dedicated to Giorgio Kienerk. The two hour visit includes a conversation on the artist with his daughtert Vittoria. Return to the agriturismo and dinner there.

2nd day - Painting day
9 am: Breakfast.
10 am: meeting with Marina and walk in the fields in the surroundings of the agriturismo. Stop in one of the most beautiful places with unique views over the Tuscan countryside and painting activity for the whole day. Each artist will take his own inspiration and will be helped by Marina for the realization of the painting. A pick-nick in the field with Tuscan delicacies and wine will be provided. In the evening return to the agriturismo and dinner there.

3rd day - Departure
9 am: Breakfast.
10 am: Departure from the agriturismo (transfer not included).
Possibility to organize a private tour to the workshop of a local sculptor and to a local museum of sculpture in the town Calcinaia.

 



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