SAVE THE DATE “Padre e figlio”

02/09/2019 - Events

The Cassa di Risparmio di Biella Foundation, as part of the exhibition “Father and Son. Ettore Pistoletto Olivero and Michelangelo Pistoletto”, promotes a calendar of meetings and in-depth initiatives on the themes proposed by the exhibition which includes interventions by personalities from the world of culture and business, but also educational workshops for schools and a collaborative film festival with the National Cinema Museum.

Between September and October there are four evening events open to the public with free admission to Palazzo Gromo Losa in Biella, one of the three exhibition venues where it is possible to visit the exhibition, which are united by the presence of important personalities related to literature and culture.


Friday 13 September 2019 at 9.00 pm will be held the first meeting entitled “Through the eye of the needle. The story of the thread between business, anthropology and contemporary art “. With the moderation of the director of the Festival of the Mind of Sarzana Benedetta Marietti and the introduction of Franco Ferraris, President of Cassa di Risparmio di Biella Foundation, the appointment will see guest Piercarlo Grimaldi known anthropologist and academic, former rector and now professor at the University of Gastronomic Sciences in Pollenzo ( Bra), Carlo Piacenza, president of the Unione Industriale Biellese, Paolo Naldini, director of Cittadellarte, and Alberto Fiz, curator of the exhibition.

Thursday 19 September 2019 at 9.00 pm will be followed by the presentation of “Nel silenzio delle nostre parole (In the silence of our words)” the new book by Simona Sparaco.

Wednesday 9 October 2019 at 9.00 pm the Italian Historic Houses Association will present the meeting “Dealing with a historic dwelling: two generations compared“, introduced by the FAI Delegation of Biella.