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Miniartextil 2016 – To Weave Dreams

Miniartextil 2016 – To Weave Dreams

From Saturady, 1st October, until Sunday, 20th November, Miniartextil, which for 26 years has brought the name of the town of Como all over the world and internationally famous artists on the shores of the lake, is back.

Miniartextil is an annual international exhibition of contemporary art showing the best in Textile Art, an art sector with a revolutionary approach to the textile heritage and its materials.
It started in Como in 1991 and over the years it managed to grow outside of the national boundaries and to become a protagonist in many Italian and foreign cities.

The theme of the exhibition is To Weave Dreams: an invite to the artists all over the world to realize a dream, to make a wish, to weave hopes.

The minitextiles, selected by an artistic jury, and the big installations, such as the works of artists’ collective Numen/For Use and American artists Janet Echelman and Crystal Wagner, selected by the Arte&Arte association and its administrator Luciano Caramel, will involve two exhibition sites: the Ex Church of San Francesco in Como and Villa Bernasconi in Cernobbio.


OPENING TIMES
from Tuesday to Sunday – from 11:00 until 19:00
Closed on Monday – Open on Tuesday, 1st November

ENTRANCE TICKETS
Full price: € 7,00
Reduced price: € 5,00
– over 65 years of age
– students under 18 years of age
– disabled attendants
– groups of more than 15 people
– TOURING members, FAI members, PAROLARIO card, FELTRINELLI card, subscribers to the San Teodoro Theatre of Cantù
Free entrance
– children under 10 years of age
– disabled
– journalists with identification cards

GUIDED TOURS
Guided tour for schools: € 3,00 entrance + € 30,00 tour
Private guided tour: € 7,00 entrance + € 5,00 tour
Guided tour for groups: € 7,00 entrance + € 30,00 tour
Saturday morning guided tour at 11:00 (Italian): € 7,00 entrance
Guided tour ENG/FRA: € 7,00 entrance + € 50,00 tour

CATALOGUE at the exhibition: € 15,00

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