Premio Rotonda - Annual Art Competition and Exhibition

Premio Rotonda 2008, Images by Cristina ColombiniPremio Rotonda 2008, Images by Cristina Colombini The Premio Rotonda was founded in 1957 by Livornese artists Mario Borgiotti, Nedo Luschi, and Renzo Casali to promote art and sculpture. Every year more than 150 artists and sculptors take part in the competition which is held in the Ardenza district, in the pinewood at the Rotonda (by the sea).
The event takes place over two weeks in August and is a popular attraction for an after-dinner stroll, for both art enthusiasts and the general public. The competition highlights both local and international artists and is an important event on the Italian art scene.