International Art and Culture Award in Salerno: works from all over the world are coming

An art and cultural event in the heart of Salerno. The inauguration will take place on Sunday 19 June at 6 pm, but the participating works will be open to visitors from Saturday 18.
An exhibition, a literary and artistic prize, two book presentations and performances by artists are what awaits us at the Palazzo Genovese, in via Largo Campo, from 18 to 26 June, thanks to the event organized by the International Academy of Arts and Culture ” Michelangelo Angrisani “. To explain, it is the founder and chairman of the cultural institution who got his name from him. “I am satisfied and above all grateful for the location that Salerno Municipality has made available to the Academy, in a place with a high cultural and tourist value in the historic center of a wonderful city – explained M ° Angrisani -. year of presence in Cava de ‘Tirreni meets this time the international award “ART AND CULTURE” 2022, international competition for painting, graphics, sculpture, photography, poetry, fiction, baby artists and young poets, now in its XXVI edition. Participations and works from all over the world will arrive, which will be exhibited all week until the award ceremony on Sunday, June 26. In addition to the works coming from the national territory, we will actually have those coming from Spain, Romania, Israel, Tunisia and Macedonia, and even literary works will have their place, as always, for which the winners will be announced on Saturday 25 June ».
To bring their greetings in connection with the event will be: Councilor for Culture of the Municipality of Salerno Ermanno Guerra; Archbishop of Amalfi – Cava de ‘Tirreni, Monsignor Orazio Soricelli; for Cava de ‘Tirreni municipality, culture councilor Armando Lamberti and education councilor Lorena Iuliano, Elena Ostrica, president of the Salernitani Artists Center, Paola La Valle, journalist and author, Fabio Dainotti, poet and critic, will speak literary. Led by Franco Bruno Vitolo, journalist and literary critic. The participation of actor and smile ambassador Angelo Iannelli, aka Pulcinella, psychologist and TV host Edda Cioffi and pianist Ernesto Tortorella is also expected.
But the Academy, as always, also combines performances by well-known actors and musicians and meetings with established authors who present their works. And this year, two deals are planned.

THE FIRST PRESENTATION – On the first Sunday, June 19, during the inauguration of the award ceremony, which begins at 6 pm, journalist and author Eleonora Davide presents her latest novel to the public: Dominus, the code of destiny. Speakers about the book will be the literary critic Franco Bruno Vitolo and the editorial curator Giovanna della Bella, while the actor Paolo De Vito will be entrusted with the reading of some passages from the novel.

THE PLOT – AD 1116. Hard times for the church. Caesar and God could have returned to their places, but unfortunately the investiture war does not end soon. The Norman, lord of Monte Forte, makes the Pope’s case his own, while a mysterious manuscript casts the menacing shadow of a curse over the castle. Only the elect will be able to solve the old mystery and perform an action that will change history forever. The second episode of Norman Saga opens in the Benedictine convent of SS Salvatore del Goleto many years later …

THE SECOND PRESENTATION – The second nomination will take place on Saturday 25 June at 6 pm on the occasion of the selection of the winners of the literary competition. Presents his novel How Many Children Do You Have? When the expectation of a baby lasts more than nine months by Livia Carandente, it becomes Antonella Cicale, doctor and poet.

The plot – A reading imbued with irony, a story made up entirely of women, with the theme of finding children who are sometimes slow to arrive. In the spotlight is a happy, beloved and career woman whose serenity begins to squeak when in her life in exponential numbers there are welcome bellies, bows and rosettes, as well as the indiscreet questions of friends, relatives and neighbors. The novel’s protagonist wonders about the significance of the pain of lack of motherhood, in a tangle of contradictions, laughter, tears and wonder …

THE ACADEMY – The “Academy of Arts and Culture”, founded and established by Maestro Michelangelo Angrisani, is “a free socio-cultural institution; party political and apolitical; in accordance with the laws of the State (Articles 4/9/18 and 33) of the Constitution of the Italian Republic and not for profit, created for the purpose of contributing to the progress of art, letters and science, so that it can be an opportunity for meetings, debates and comparisons of ideas between artists, literati, essayists, scientists and the public, the Academy of Arts and Culture. It promotes the development of its academics’ ideas, studies, and research; advocates cultural exchanges; urges and supports any useful initiative aimed at developing and improving culture in general; organizes exhibitions and reviews, promotes conventions, meetings, debates and conferences; aims to increase the research and study of any discipline and any degree on all knowledge, the most appropriate choices during the educational process. It intends to disseminate educational methods, to disseminate modern subjects and sciences, to encourage artistic-cultural avant-garde, to carry out socio-cultural activities at national and international level; assist entities and individuals in the form of partnerships pursuing humanitarian, artistic and social purposes, with a view to carrying out social cooperation projects in the territory and in developing countries. The Academy also aims to strengthen the cultural heritage throughout the national territory through research and property management interventions, dissemination, restoration and conservation. At the Academy’s headquarters is the archive of all documentation concerning the institution itself, the academics and their activities, which can be transferred elsewhere by the President, who also has the right to set up delegations for the Academy on the premises .. deemed appropriate, both in Italy and abroad. The Academy currently has the following delegations: National: Romania, Spain, Croatia, Israel, Brazil, Belgium, Algeria and Tunisia; Regional: Campania, Piedmont, Tuscany, Calabria, Basilicata and Lazio; Province; Naples, Avellino, Campobasso, Bucharest Romania, Latina and Suceava (Romania); Sectors: Sorrento Peninsula (Na), Aprilia Municipality (Lt), Pontinia Municipality (Lt), Latina Scalo (Lt), Cava de ‘Tirreni (Sa) “.

Exhibition times
Weekdays: 18-21
Holidays and days before public holidays: 9.00-13.00; 17.30-21

Free access

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