Images of the imagination 2008
From 19 October 2008 to 21 December 2008
The exhibition has travelled widely and metà with great success, in Venice, Madrid, Aix-en-Provence, Genoa, the Pompidou Centre Paris, Ljubljana, Bratislava, Lugano, Lisbon, Salzburg, Seville, the Vienna Kunsthaus, Essen, Istanbul, Stuttgart, Naples, Monza, Siena, Rome, Verona, Vicenza, Florence and Munich. It is accompanied by a series of didactic activities for youngsters, affirming and promoting the cultural importance and pedagogical value of illustrated books: an introduction to the world of books; a display of panels explaining the various stages of book illustration, passing to the original design considered as an artwork; an investigation of the language of art, its techniques and methods, and ways of reading artworks to discover their hidden secrets and meanings.
In addition the exhibition is divided into two sections: the first dedicated to a guest of honour, who this year will be the German Ivan Gantschev, and the second dedicated to the theme Songs of the Ice: Fairy Tales of the Arctic.
Period: From 19 October 2008 to 21 December 2008
Event location: Palazzo Municipale, Sarmede (TV)
Contacts: Tel: 0438 959582
Fax: 0438 582780
Web site: www.sarmedemostra.it