Preview of the exhibition "Bop Decameron", a tribute to Giovanni
Boccaccio by contemporary artists on the seventh centenary of the
writer's birth. Speakers: Marco Bazzini,
artistic director of the Center
for Contemporary Art Luigi Pecci of Prato, and Steven Music,
The cultural association la Nottola di Minerva, in collaboration with the Tuscany Region - Department of Culture, present BOP DECAMERON
The exhibition celebrates the seventh anniversary of the birth of Giovanni Boccaccio with a new tribute by contemporary artists to highlight the relevance today of the writer and poet Giovanni Boccaccio's most famous work 'The Decameron'. Works on exhibition discuss the relationship between text and figure today, in full respect and independence of each artist's practice. How can the themes of the hundred stories of the Decameron speak to our time?