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URBAN TALES: legends and magic of the urban world





URBAN TALES:legends and magic of the urban world
Art Exhibition in Lecce
curated by Dores Sacquegna
from 4 to 17 December 2021


Primo Piano LivinGallery is pleased to announce the new contemporary art project titled: “URBAN TALES” curated by Dores Sacquegna. The exhibition is part of the great URBAN JUNGLE: URBAN ART & POP CULTURES project which is divided into three distinct sessions but which have the final exhibition in common:

URBAN SAFARI – Art Residency from 26th November to 5th December – stay of n. 9 nights in the old city of Lecce;

STORYTELLING EXPLORATION –  Art Exhibition from 4 to 17 December  – experimental project with sharing on major platforms such as Google Arts and Cultures;

URBAN TALES – Art exhibition from 4 to 17 December – 14 days on display at the Palmieri Foundation in Lecce

In URBAN TALES exhibition, the vision is fueled by the narrative. Each participant will be able to describe their own city or its urban legends, through texts, photographs, drawings and works with multimedia technologies. The observation must be understood as an individual who is part of his/her own community, in the city where he/her lives. Through the study of one's own city, it is possible to imagine a city of the future, with implications in the field of inclusion and cultural enhancement of each individual.Urban Tales is an exhibition experiment of narration through contemporary art and architecture, to build a hypothetical map of the city of the future, through projects, photographic explorations and urban legends. Urban art and pop cultures are welcome.

The show included the following services and supplies:

 A) Art project under supervision of the curator Dores Sacquegna

 B)  Exhibition at the renaissance venue of the Palmieri Foundation (14 days)

 C) Catalog of the show with all works published (n. 5 printed copies )

 D) Critical texts in Italian and English version

 E) Video catalogs posted on YouTube Channel, Primo Piano websites and social networks

 F) Kit media press (magazine, newspapers and more)

 G) Certificate of participation signed by curator and Primo Piano

Eligibility and type of works - The exhibition is open to worldwide artists and any media (painting, photo, installation, video, mixed media and more).


Art Curator - Dores Sacquegna is a curator and art director of contemporary art. Since 1994 to date, she has worked and reviewed works by recognized artists such as Christo and Jeanne Claude, Louise Bourgeois, Hermann Nitsch, Matthew Barney among others. She has curated exhibitions in Italy and abroad, collaborating with art galleries, museums, foundation, corporates and collectors.


Prizes Details: 

Certificate: Artists will receive the Participation certificate on parchment paper, signed by curator and Primo Piano's owner.


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KPC Workshop! *Performing Artists, Ages 15-19*




Katharine Pettit Creative - KPC offers a week long workshop focused on building character, technique and drive in performing artists between the ages of 15 to 19 years of age.

***Some dance experience required: All class levels will range from Advanced Beginner to Intermediate/Advanced***

Monday July 22nd through Saturday July 27th classes will be from NOON to 4PM, including musical theatre movement, jazz, modern and acrobatic dance classes.

Each student will learn several pieces from KPC repertoire to be shared in the end of the workshop showing, Saturday July 27th at 4:30PM, friends and family invited.

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