WITH A BEAST IN YOUR HEART _
Bestiary of art and psycho-pedagogy of fables
by: Francesca Sensi
and Marcella Fragapane
Artists: Elisa Bertaglia , Andrea Capucci,
Matteo Cocci, Anna Caruso , Susan Leyland, Marco Manzella, Sigrid Nienstedt,
Fabio Presti , Lorenzo Perrone, Valentina Ravagni , Alessandro Reggioli, Fabio
Rota, Tino Stefanoni.
Partnership: Premio Celeste Progetto Light Room
Place: Galleria Arte a Colori,via Gracco
del Secco 66, Colle di Val d'Elsa (Siena)
Opening: Sunday 14th April 2013 at
Parallel Event: Seminar on
Fables by Dr. Marcella Fragapane
Ehibition lasting: from 14th
April to 28th April
Gallery Times: 10.00 -
13.00 and 16.00 - 20.00 every day, Monday closed.
Info: + 39 3339091367
Info: + 39
3668051230 Marcella Fragapane
world of fable belogs to us much more than we can imagine. Within each of us
lives an alive and free animal: with it, we live or we must learn to live: a
fragile puppy, a wild aggressive predator, a mimetic alter-ego we need to come
to terms with: shrewd, tender, languid, violent, aggressive.
between art and psychology, a deep investigation on a visual, linguistic and
introduce our audience to works connected to animal symbols, and a seminar will
be held by Marcella Fragapane: she will help us understand the mysterious world
of the beast in our heart. Along with this exhibition, we'll also introduce the
work of some young artists who have won the LightRoom Project within Premio
exhibition opening, it will be possible to meet the artists.
Marcella Fragapane will explore our
inside world through the narration and interpretation of fables.
-Sunday 14th April: "Donkey Skin" (protecting and wearing a costume)
-Sunday 21st April: "The secret Rooms of Barbablu
(women's predisposition to propose
themselves as victims of a torturer)
-Sunday 5th May: "Rusty" (the fable of the
The seminars are on a limited enrolment basis and are recommended for people over 18.
They last about three hours and take part in the Gallery itself. Reservation is required. It is recommended to follow all of the three seminars.
she read Jung , she is a narrator of myths and fables and has a passion for
children creativity and art: she runs workshops for parents and teachers. She
has been fascinated by "shadow" since she was a child, and she turned
it into expressive research and psycho-pedagogic investigation. In 1996 she
founded the International festival of Shadows in Staggia Senese, and she is the
artistic manager of it. On her Facebook profile she wrote: "I love blue
skies and I collect clouds".
FRANCESCA SENSI ARTE A COLORI GALLERY
characteristic of Galleria Arte a Colori is mainly to organize events and theme
exhibitions where the world of art meets social backgrounds. It uses identities
and competence which have little to share with art intended in a traditional
way. It also gives its space to endorse craftpeople and conceptual and theoric