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November 24, 2016

TAI – Opening Ex Anonima Calamai

On Saturday 26 November, during the second edition of the project TAI [Tuscan Art Industry], the former wool mill “Anonima Calamai” will be opened to the public.

The factory, located in via San Paolo, was designed in the early XX century by the famous Italian engineer Pier Luigi Nervi. It’s one of the best preserved industrial heritage sites in Prato.

The day, full of events, will begin at 15:00 and end at 00:00. Entrance is free.

H 15.00 / DIARI URBANI 

Industrial heritage tour
by Giuseppe Guanci.
“La fabbrica di Brunetto Calamai
e P.Luigi Nervi a Prato”
Ex Anonima Calamai, via San Paolo 54, Prato.

H 17:30 / TALK 
Return of the workshop
“Obiettivi su Nervi”
Rebecca Digne (artist in residence),
Alessandro Gallicchio (curator), Pietro Gaglianò (art critic and curator),
Valeria andd Edouard Escougnou-Cetraro
(Galerie Escougnou-Cetraro Parigi).
SC17 – Via Genova 17/4

H 19.00 / SITE SPECIFIC 

SC17 introduces interventions at Ex Anonima Calamai. 
 video “Anonima Calamai”.
 sound and video installations
working group TAI 2016:  
Chiara Bettazzi, Stefano Roiz, Gaetano Cunsolo, Gea Brown,  Emanuele Becheri, Andrea Pini, Enrico Bartolini, Maurizio Chiocchetti.
                              _
 video “Faredisfare” produced during the workshop “Obiettivi su Nervi” by Rebecca Digne (artist in residence)
edited by Alessandro Gallicchio
in collaboration with the workshop participants: Alessandra Frosini, Franco Spina, Serena Rosati, Miriam Bettarini, Naief Serrano, Tatiana Villani, Adriana Amoruso, Lori Lako, Bärbel Reinhard.
Ex Anonima Calamai
                 / SITE SPECIFIC 
Launch of the first research stage
of “Industrial Heritage Map/SC17
Archive of old manufacturing plants
on a georeferenced web platform
working group Chiara Soldà, Federica Cerella, Stefania Biagioni
Ex Anonima Calamai
                     / OPENING PARTY
H 19.00 Dopolavoro Calamai
aperitif [chì-na]
H 21.00 Healing Force Project – dj set
(in collaboration with Hand Signed)
Ex Anonima Calamai
TAI 2016 is part of the project MacrolottoZero, a network including SC17, Dryphoto and  Kinkaleri, conceived as a coordinate and punctual work on a district of Prato: MacrolottoZero. The project is financed by the regional programme “Toscanaincontemporanea2016”.


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