Pietrasanta Festival Exhibitions
May 02 through July 12, 2009
The Museum’s Flimp Fesival had an international twist this year with exhibitions in the galleries featuring the work of Italian sculptors from Pietrasanta, Italy. The exhibitions, on view until July 12, focused on the creative process of sculpting, particularly those works carved from marble, which is the prime material utilized by Pietrasanta artists and artisans In addition, an exhibition of photography by Romano Cagnoni, a photographer from Tuscany who has been a photo-journalist for over fifty years, included photographs that interpret the practices and traditional techniques of the artisans of Pietrasanta.
Organized by the Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama.
Kan Yasuda, Ishinki, plaster