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Sunday, July 24, 2022

Inner Solo Exhibition

Conservatorio Sant'Anna

Five artists for as many mini-personal exhibitions, enclosed in "Inner Solo Exhibition", an art collective hosted in the spaces of the former Sant'Anna Conservatory curated by Gina Affinito. The exhibition intends to focus on the "Corpus" of the artist's identity-stylistic ...



Piazza Duomo

An intense and fascinating journey into the history and sacred art of Lecce. LecceEcclesiae is the path in the heart of the historic center, between the different sites of the curia that makes the churches and their goods accessible, every day non-stop. A service commissioned...


Abyss and Horizon/ Justin Hofman

Castello Carlo V

What is the health status of the oceans? It is a question we have only recently learned to ask ourselves and still too little. For some it is almost too late. According to a recent study by Goletta Verde, 96 percent of the trash floating in the sea is plastic, and if action is not taken now, within three decades it will take the place ...


The other sculpture

Fondazione Biscozzi Rimbaud

Nature and the relationship with man. And viceversa. They have always been at the center of Salvatore Sava's artistic research, together with the territory, the Salento one, which surrounds him, calls him, urges him to plumb his inscrutable souls. “Salvatore Sava. The other sculpture ", is the exhibition ...


The artists of Terra d'Otranto in the collection of the Banca Popolare Pugliese

From Carlo Barbieri to Giuseppe Casciaro, from Tonino Caputo to Vincenzo Ciardo, from Rocco Coronese to Lionello Mandorino, and then Fernando De Filippi, Gaetano Giorgino, Ezechiele Leandro, Antonio Massari, Geremia Re, Michele Palumbo and many others. The exhibition...


Antonio D'Andrea. Art craft project

Biblioteca Bernardini

That in Lecce, in addition to Lecce stone, wrought iron was also "noble" was perhaps better known in the second half of the twentieth century. The passing of the years has then clouded this art, as old as the history of man but, on closer inspection, the traces of this craftsmanship can still be seen along the...



Francesco De Matteis (1852-1917)


"His small figures, his delightful groups, almost all reproducing Neapolitan costumes, had a special feature: they were recognized even from a distance, at first sight, without having to take a look at the signature". Thus wrote...


Abbazia di Santa Maria di Cerrate

Since 2012 it has been the only property in Puglia managed directly by the FAI. The abbey of Santa Maria di Cerrate, today a treasure trove of art and culture, once a melting pot of knowledge and religions, abbey, scriptorium, and then a flourishing...


Ex Opis

Must Off Gallery

The Ospedale Psichiatrico Interregionale Salentino, known by the people of Lecce today as ‘Ex OPIS’, was completely decommissioned in 1998. Two years later, in 2000, Loredana Moretti crossed its threshold, grasping her camera and armed with her artist's sensitivity...


FAI Summer Evenings/ Children's White Night

Abbazia di Santa Maria di Cerrate

During the summer months, the FAI's cultural assets come alive from dusk until late in the evening with a packed calendar of open-air events. The Fondo per l'Ambiente Italiano extends the opening hours of the thousand-year-old abbey complex of Santa Maria a Cerrate to ...


TEATINI IN MUSICA/Ensemble Terre del Sole

Chiostro dei Teatini

There is the voice of Vincenzo Maria Sarinelli, an experienced tenor from Salento, and there is the Ensemble Terra del Sole to provide the musical carpet for 'Tierra Soñada', the second concert in the programme of the 'Teatini in musica' festival organised by the Camerata Musicale Salentina, in collaboration with the Municipality of Lecce. The repertoire ranges, with original arrangements, from opera ...



Cantieri Teatrali Koreja

Salento singer-songwriters Carolina Bubbico and Cristiana Verardo present 'Terronda', a song and at the same time a round of gratitude towards a land and the movements that animate it. The single is performed with...


L’Acquasantissima/Fabrizio Pugliese

Convento degli Agostiniani

A narrating creature, a black soul, the dark side of Meridian thought. On stage it is a mafioso who speaks: stories and facts say that mafiosi have built up an image of themselves as 'men of honour', paladins of order, but in...


Kids festival/ Carolina Benvenga

Pala Live

As part of the "Kids Festival" event, a phantasmagorical dance and storytelling show with Carolina Benvenga, actress, singer-songwriter and TV face of Rai Yoyo...

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