2019 – “Figure del Corteo Storico”
Personal exibition of Massimo Stecchi, “Figure del Corteo Storico”
PERIOD: from 24 to 29 June and from 3 to 6 July 2019
SITE: Palazzo Sansedoni
In the frescoed rooms of Palazzo Sansedoni it will be possible to admire nine canvases dedicated to the historical procession of the Palio of Siena which, with its slow and rhythmic gait on the tuff ring, with its almost six hundred total figures, solemnly recalls the ancient greatness of the Republic of Siena. To support the visit an introductory text written by Duccio Benocci who took care of the selection of the works on display.
The exhibition also made use of the collaboration of the Galleria Biale Cerruti Art Gallery in Siena and an internship activated at the Department of Historical and Cultural Sciences of the University of Siena.
The exhibition, with free entry, will remain open in via Banchi di Sotto 34, the week preceding the Palio and the following week, from 24 to 29 June and from 3 to 6 July 2019 from 10.30 to 13.30 and from 15.00 to 18.30.
The initiative aims to promote the cultural development of the territory and the enhancement of the Sienese artists, on the occasion of the Palio festival