Mostre estate Sicilia

Exhibition in Sicily for the end of summer!

The Sicily&Sicilians team is ready to go on vacation, but before greeting you for a short break, we leave you with a small collection of various exhibitions that are going on these last weeks of summer in Sicily!

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Festival that you cannot miss in Sicily during the summer months!

Festivals are a great opportunity to spend the hot summer days in the company of culture and in this case Sicily offers plenty of opportunities between cinema, theater, music and art.

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Sicilian education: Silvia’s silence tale

Silvia Petrucci tells us her mother’s vision of social relations and Sicilian education, and she does it with the oldest instrument available to man: the art of word and writing, weaving a tale that feeds itself on imagination and everyday life.

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Sicilian literature: Annalisa Arcoleo speaks about Runk

Can Sicilian literature spur young people to give their best, in an age dominated by precariety and deformed by the dilemma of post-truth and the devaluation of a globalized but increasingly fragmented culture?

We interviewed Annalisa Arcoleo, a filmmaker and journalist at his first novel, to understand how to preserve and enhance the values of a land that for centuries has communicated beauty and tradition in a game where faces and dreams are sometimes confused and sometimes collide with the reality of Italy.

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Farm Cultural Park: the Art and Architecture fest of Favara

An Art and Architecture Festival in Sicily? You have one in Favara, this year celebrating its seventh anniversary by exploring the languages of contemporary art, music and design! The slope of Monte Caltafaraci has witnessed over the centuries many arts and traditions that forged its history. For this reason the city of Favara today is Read more about Farm Cultural Park: the Art and Architecture fest of Favara[…]

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Made OF Sicily: news keep coming! Updates and workshop material

Made OF Sicily”, the big collective exhibition of painting, sculpture, photography, videoart and digital art that has involved 20 young Sicilian artists and that has been the launching event of Sicily&Sicilians, has come to an end! […]

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Made OF Sicily – The weekend of the exhibition

The weekend of Made OF Sicily has just ended. These last three days have been really intense and Palazzo Forcella De Seta has welcomed many visitors, curious to admire both its beauty and the exhibition of 100 works that our 20 young emerging artists have realized to celebrate Sicily and its excellences. The first days Read more about Made OF Sicily – The weekend of the exhibition[…]

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Innovation and startup in Sicily: Paola di Rosa during the Workshop Made OF Sicily

Here you can find and interview with Paola di Rosa, the first among the different mentors that will speak during the workshop aimed at young people about innovation and startup in Sicily that will be held during the event “Made OF Sicily”. The topic of the first workshop is “The design of a new business and the business model canvas”.

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(Italiano) Artisti siciliani in mostra: il collettivo di Made OF Sicily

The event “Made OF Sicily” that will host a collective of 20 Sicilian Artist and their 100 works about Sicily and Sicilianity is about to start! The event “Made OF Sicily” will take place from the 9th to the 18th of May at Palazzo Forcella De Seta a Palermo: 10 days of exhibition during which Read more about (Italiano) Artisti siciliani in mostra: il collettivo di Made OF Sicily[…]

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(Italiano) MADE IN SICILY: Animacorale e i vini siciliani

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Animacorale è un progetto siciliano che da spazio ai giovani e che punta a diventare un’azienda agricola di qualità che si fonda su valori saldi e sulla produzione di ottimi vini. Scopriamo in questa intervista rivolta a Valentina Tutone che l’obiettivo è molto vicino! […]

(Italiano) MADE IN SICILY: Guidabile

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Avete mai sentito parlare di Guidabile? Oggi vogliamo raccontarvi di questo splendido progetto a sfondo sociale che dalla città siciliana di Siracusa vuole espandersi sempre di più grazie alla community che sta coltivando.

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(Italiano) Arte, cultura, chiese e palazzi: lo splendido quartiere della Kalsa di Palermo!

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Eccovi alcune delle migliori tappe (chiese, ville e palazzi) all’insegna della cultura e dell’arte, da non perdere assolutamente alla Kalsa, quartiere di Palermo in cui sorge Palazzo Forcella De Seta, la splendida location in cui verrà ospitata la prima MostraEvento siciliana. Un giro turistico da fare esclusivamente a piedi che non vi deluderà.

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(Italiano) Palazzo Forcella De Seta: tra storia e leggenda

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Siamo ormai alle porte di Made OF Sicily. Tra poco meno di un mese assisteremo alla prima MostraEvento siciliana che vedrà esposte le opere di 20 giovani artisti siciliani prevalentemente under 24, pittori, scultori, fotografi, illustratori, digitalartist, nel maestoso Palazzo Forcella De Seta.

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MicroMuseo del pane e del grano, Caltanissetta, Sicilia

(Italiano) MADE IN SICILY: Micromuseo Immateriale del Grano e del Pane in Sicilia

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Il Micromuseo Immateriale del Grano e del Pane è un’eccellenza siciliana della provincia di Caltanissetta. Scopriamo nel dettaglio cosa offe ai suoi ospiti.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Bookingbility per il turismo accessibile

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Oggi vi parliamo di Bookingbility, un progetto ideato da giovani siciliani per aiutare chiunque abbia delle esigenze speciali nella ricerca di strutture ricettive.
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Easter 2017 in Sicily? Discover the most beautiful places!

From Palm Sunday to Easter Monday, Easter in Sicily is a whole series of traditions, some of which are to be considered not only religious rituals but the real cultural and artistic events. Generally the Procession is the common ritual of all the places in Sicily, which is according to the Christian religion deliverance from Read more about Easter 2017 in Sicily? Discover the most beautiful places![…]

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BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Frantoi Cutrera

We present the the oil mills Cutrera (“Frantoi Cutrera”), Sicilian family business, where the talent and love for Sicily and its riches are passed down from generation to generation. A real Sicilian excellence that maintains its roots in tradition and link with the territory, but that looks to the future and abroad.  […]

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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: FabLab Palermo

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Eliana Messineo, Responsabile per la Progettazione e la Comunicazione di FabLab Palermo, ci racconta nel dettaglio questo progetto di innovazione tecnologica e digitale, il primo FabLab in Sicilia.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Rinascimento siciliano

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Siamo felici di presentarvi Rinascimento italiano: il nuovo progetto artistico-culturale promosso dall’associazione ART SPACE, che nasce con l’obiettivo di promuovere l’arte e i giovani artisti internazionali.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Giardini Condivisi

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Vogliamo proporvi un intervista a Giardini Condivisi, un progetto che consta di due interventi legati al mondo dell’arte e della natura volto a creare occupazione giovanile: scopriamone i dettagli.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Il caffè Morettino e il suo Museo

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Palermo e le sue eccellenze: tra queste rientra sicuramente un noto marchio di caffè la cui storia è fortemente legata alla famiglia che ne ha avviato la produzione.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Bassi Comunicanti

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Oggi vi presentiamo un nuovo progetto siciliano innovativo con sede a Ragusa: Bassi comunicanti, un incubatore culturale che aiuta i giovani siciliani, campani, pugliesi e calabresi a trasformare le loro idee in imprese culturali.
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Named the Technical Commission on “Made OF Sicily”

Welcome su Sicily & Sicilians! 🙂 Finally we can tell the names of the members of the Technical Commission that is evaluating the works of the artists invited to be part of the collective limited that they will exhibit their works themed “Excellencies Sicilian” to the  MostraEvento of “Made OF Sicily”. The members of the Read more about Named the Technical Commission on “Made OF Sicily”[…]

(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: il Taccuino dell’arte

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Oggi vi raccontiamo il Taccuino dell’arte, una piattaforma di diffusione di cultura e arte attraverso l’intervista al suo giovane autore Giovanni Scucces.
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Sicily & Sicilians: interview to Sandro Aglialoro

Today we play at home and we propose the interview we did with Sandro Aglialoro, one of the leaders of Sicily and Sicilians project. Sandro in addition to being the creator of Sicily and Sicilians and CEO of the art collective Mostrami (www.mostra-mi.it), is primarily a young Sicilian who infinitely loves his land. […]

(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Martha’s cottage

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Siracusa è la città dove è stata ideata e dove ha sede ancora oggi un’altra startup innovativa siciliana che stiamo per presentarvi: Martha’s cottage.
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Sartoria Italiano di Palermo

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La nostra bella Sicilia non ha eccellenze solo naturali e culinarie ma ne ha anche nel campo della moda e la Sartoria Italiano ne è uno splendido esempio!
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(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: WIAD Palermo 2017

Sorry, this entry is only available in Italian. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Sicilia, tecnologia, eccellenza …  si è svolto qualche giorno fa il WIAD Palermo 2017. Abbiamo intervistato Domenico Schillaci, uno degli organizzatori,  per Read more about (Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: WIAD Palermo 2017[…]

Weekend in Palermo: Art and Culture

Art, culture, events, the first weekend in March, the city of Palermo truly offers many options to all curious and passionate. Friday, March 3, at the Palace of the Eagles, will be inaugurated the photo exhibition “Ulysses escapes from the cities“, edited by Andrea Musicò but with the participation of 8 young photographers. The exhibition Read more about Weekend in Palermo: Art and Culture[…]

(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Antonino Di Trapani

Sorry, this entry is only available in Italian. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Credete che la poesia sia oramai un genere letterario morto? Specialmente quella scritta in dialetto? Oggi vi presentiamo un giovane siciliano che Read more about (Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Antonino Di Trapani[…]

Carnival 2017 in Palermo and Sicily

Educarnival, the carnival of the schools of Palermo which will take place on Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 of February, is in its third year. This year’s program is particularly full in activities, all to live and visit. On Saturday morning we start with the representation of theatrical operas by students who will interpret street Read more about Carnival 2017 in Palermo and Sicily[…]

(Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Trasformazioni

Sorry, this entry is only available in Italian. For the sake of viewer convenience, the content is shown below in the alternative language. You may click the link to switch the active language. Trasformazioni è una nuova occasione d’innovazione che si crea dal connubio tra l’arte e i giovani artisti e il rispetto dell’ambiente e Read more about (Italiano) BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Trasformazioni[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Nomadica_Sicilia

Nomadica_Sicilia is a project of the same name Sicilian association, which was created to identify and bring together audiovisual works created by Sicilian boys aged between 16 and 24 years. From 2010 which deals with distribution and production of independent films and low-budget and spreading it around the methods related to the autonomic and self-produced Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Nomadica_Sicilia[…]

(Italiano) Centri d’innovazione in Sicilia

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Green Lab, redevelopment and sustainability for “Cantieri Culturali of Zisa”

A new project by the sustainable character is developing the “Cantieri Culturali of Zisa”: Green Lab, sponsored by Legambiente Sicily and co-funded by the Prime Minister – Department of Youth and the National Civil Service and carried out in collaboration with the City of Palermo. They speak of the project the regional president of Legambiente Read more about Green Lab, redevelopment and sustainability for “Cantieri Culturali of Zisa”[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Ludwig

That which we present today is a project made in Sicily that will change your life, or at least will surely facilitate your translations into English. Thanks to a group of young Sicilians born Ludwig, a linguistic search engine that helps you write in perfect English, and which takes its name from a famous philosopher. Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Ludwig[…]

Another opportunity for Culture and Art in Palermo, the city will host “Manifesta 12th edition” in 2018

After being listed as UNESCO World Heritage Sites, it has been proclaimed Youth Capital 2017 Capital of Culture 2018, Palermo in 2018 will also host the twelfth edition of Manifesta. In these three years, in fact, the Sicilian capital is engaging in a series of artistic and cultural activities for the final event. But is Read more about Another opportunity for Culture and Art in Palermo, the city will host “Manifesta 12th edition” in 2018[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Marco Gallo

We know that our Sicily is full of young, talented and one of them is definitely Marco Gallo. Marco Gallo is a young film director of Agrigento, who abandoned his beloved city to pursue his dream: becoming a film and be able to tell his stories through video. This passion was born in him when Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Marco Gallo[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: CreativeMornings/Palermo

Today we present a new project from Palermo International air. CreativeMornings / Palermo offers a range of free, short meetings to the local community. The topic of discussion is unique and chosen globally. Great idea for a break Alternatively coffee! Born in America the idea of Swiss artist, this project has quickly spread around the Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: CreativeMornings/Palermo[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Polline Art

Pollen Art is a project made in Sicily created by two young people with a passion for art and the world of the web. The project is a service designed for every artist, from the adult to the youngest, is that with little financial effort and time, can download his works on the platform. This Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Polline Art[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: PastActivity

PastActivity Sicilian is a cultural association founded in 2016 by the idea, and through the efforts of archaeologists, Laura and John who made use of external collaboration of a colleague, Claudia. The main objectives that the association intends PastAcitivity are the enhancement of the Sicilian territory and the rediscovery of the majestic cultural heritage through Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: PastActivity[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Orange Fiber

If we told you that in a few months in your favorite stores you can buy clothing made of citrus would you believe? Well yes, that’s the first Orange Fiber sustainable fabric created using the citrus industry by-products. A project made in the South, born almost by chance thanks to a photo appeared on social Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Orange Fiber[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Here rest your ashes

Today we present a project that combines business with pleasure, and that applies to all those who have the bad habit of smoking, despite knowing of committing a grave error. There are lots of ways and means to try to take off the habit: chewing gum, electronic cigarettes, various medical treatments, etc … but who Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Here rest your ashes[…]

BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Itti_co/Lab

How many of you think the city of Palermo without thinking of the wonderful sea that bathes the city? Unfortunately, in recent years this natural heritage has become less important and has been overlooked. The Sicilian organization which we present is born with the intent to revive the culture of the sea in the city Read more about BEST PRACTICE MADE IN SUD: Itti_co/Lab[…]