MENOTTI ART FESTIVAL SPOLETO, ART, MUSIC AND LITERATURE
A dozen contemporary art exhibitions are still underway (until October 31) at the end of the Menotti Art Festival Spoleto which closed on September 30th with the presence and intervention of musician Giovanni Allevi. The current exhibitions are the one on the American Pop art school (Social Theater of Amelia), the Spoleto Art Festival Award (Hotel Clitunno), M ° Giuliano Rossi (Panciolle Hotel), Lorenzo Ludi (Menotti House), Rossana Angelini (Coffee of the Artists), Bas-reliefs of the 20th century of the Montemarte Association (Orafi di Spoleto and showcases of Corso Mazzini). The great novelty of this edition is the production of a musical work "The Telephone" by Giancarlo Menotti by Tania di Giorgio , but above all the Literature Prize which has had an extraordinary success and has been called "The Campiello of Italian literature" (in the photos Guest of honor and Michele Cucuzza awarded the career award). The awards ceremony took place at the Salone Nobile of Palazzo Leti Sansi in the presence of the Presidents of the Commissions Angelo Sagnelli (Artistic Director), Francesco Petrillo (Commission for Political Law and Literature) and with the patronage of the literary critics of UNESCO Paris, followed by the list of Spoleto Art Festival Literature 2019 prizes: Sandrino Aquilani, Sergio Bartalucci, Sivo Biagio, Patrizia Caldonazzo, Caraffa Ketty, Coen Paolo, Cosmai Mauro, Michele Cucuzza, D'Onofrio Carmelita, De Santis Massimo, Di Murro Rosario, Fera Giulia, Fontana Antonio Valerio, Forti Gabrio, Fragola Massimo, Calligani Paola, Lera Antonio, Maglio Maurizio, Manna Anna, Marcos Patrizio Emilio, Maroni Franca, Mauro Gianni, Giovanni Mercadante, Raffaele Messina, Micozzi Mario, Micozzi Pierangela, Perrino Massimo, Petrarca Giuseppe, Petrova Anna Maria, Pinardi Franco Antonio, Pino D'Astore Simona, Rivelli Nicola, Salvemini Cosmo Giacomo Sallustio, Spagnolo Laura, Testa Francesco, Vanacore Paolo, Zhang Sonia, Zhang Zhan, Enzo Mauri, Franco Leone, Della Corte Valentina. The Literates were honored with works of art by Marco Gallotta, Paola Biadetti, Silvio Craia, Rossana Angelini and awards given by Antonio Lera (President of the Cafés Literature from Italy and Europe), and from the Marco Tullio Cicerone Foundation represented by Giuseppina Iannotta, from the SNARP study center represented by the President Prof. Francesco Petrino, by the TAU Foundation represented by the President Dott. Umberto Giammaria. During the event the artists Tania Di Giorgio and Alessandro Calonaci performed. The President Prof. Luca Filipponi is satisfied: "Kermesse and Extraordinary Prize appointment in 2020".