FRANCESCO SOMAINI. THE AMERICAN SEASON

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Open Art Gallery of Prato presents an important solo show of Somaini, which collects selected examples of the informal season, mostly exhibited in personal and collective exhibitions held by the artist in the United States. Among these, Proposal for a monument IV in pewter of 1958, Small Assalonne (Crown) in bronze of 1959, Nauta II in lead carved by oxydric flame of 1960, Memory of the Apocalypse II in bronze of 1962.

The exhibition is accompanied by a catalog in Italian and in English with a critical text by Francesco Tedeschi, some artist’s writings and Argan‘s essay written for the Somaini’s solo exhibitions held at the Italian Cultural Institute of New York in 1960.


GALLERIA OPEN ART
From 24 November 2018 to 9 February 2019

Monday – Friday 3:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Saturday 10.30am – 12.30pm and 3.00pm – 7.30pm
Prato 59100, Viale della Repubblica 24