Il Senso del Ridicolo ('a sense of the ridiculous') returns to Livorno (where else?!) for the second edition of this festival dedicated to humour, comedy and satire.
Promoted by the Fondazione Livorno - Arte e Cultura, in collaboration with the Comune di Livorno, the festival is directed by Stefano Bartezzaghi
Combat Prize 2016 - finalists
The 80 finalists of this year's edition of the Premio Combat can be seen at the exhibition which will be held at the Granai di Villa Mimbelli and at the Fortezza Vecchia from 25th June to 16th July 2016.
The finalists were selected by the competition jury made up of Adriana Polveroni, Antonello Tolve, Cristiana Perrella, Francesca Baboni, Ilaria Bonacossa, Luca Panaro and Stefano Taddei.
As part of the Di Terra e di Mare photography project, this new exhibition focuses on the work of three artists, Alessandro Diddi, Marco Magherini and Fabrizio Giorgi. The works on show reveal three very different ways of interpreting reality.
During the exhibition, on 16th June at 9pm, an evening with the artists.
ImageNation 2016: Eyes on the World is a collective exhibition of over 70 photographers - DeFactory - from all over the world. It is a repertoire of stories and images, but above all of people of diverse origins united by their passion for photography.
From Iran to Nigeria, from Israel to Saudi Arabia, from Brasil to the Antartic, the eyes of these photographers have observed the earth and tell us their story in their own unique style.
4-7pm daily, until 5th June 2016
Sala degli Archi
In October 2015 the annual international workshop on industrial heritage, Re-Fact, turned its attention to the disused "Silos Granari", or grain silo, that has stood in the Port of Livorno since the 1920s and which is protected by the Italian Sovrintendenza ai beni culturali (Monuments and Fine Arts Office).