The indian artists and journalists have arrived. All of them very happy. All very young. Emergent or established artists. However, all very curious. With a fresh and clear look. Ready to experience the Italian life style. Looking at them and observing them one has the impression of being in front of vergin and fertile soil ready to know a new culture, the italian one, ancient and modern at the same time.
The indian artists are fascinated and enchanted and their wish is to come back soon to Italy because it is already clear to them that Italy is a world which will never stop to surprise them. The visit to Venice has left them without words.
The journey continues. After Venice its time to see Ferrara; A UNESCO site, which has taken over the minds of the Indian artists. Rhythm of life on a human scale, greatly appreciated ... The trip culminated with the experience and then visiting the protected areas of Conero.
Leaving the Marche Region to then proceed towards Abruzzo, then Molise in order to reach the Basilicata .Passing through Apulia the number of photograghs clicked have simply multiplied many fold! Maybe thousands of them. Without exaggeration! Attentive and curious eyes. Till the last visit; without tiring. Always ready for new discoveries. A new landscape, a new taste, a new melody or simply a new shade of colour. Always ready to fall in love with Italy rightly called "truly magic"...
Expectations are very high between the artists and Indian media that will participate on the two educational tours, expected between the 20th of June and 13th of July which are a fundamental part of the project ITALIA COMES TO YOU. Curiosity and attention over this project increases, from the ones that have already visited the country and the ones that are visiting for the first time. Artists recently expressed different sensations. The most significant ones are listed below:
We have arrived in Italy and dreams have already come true. We are here to fall in love with Italy, therefore surprise us.
The lake of Como is our first stop. Only looking at it & standing in front of such beauty is surprising and amazing. It seems like an unfolding tale. The artists are all enchanted by the sunset of a thousand colours that reflect endlessly on the lake.
From Lago di Como we headed to Courmayeur. Its view captured the artist’s attention. Mont Blanc's view is breathtaking.
Once we came down from the high peaks of the Alps, we went to the city of
Some impressions are gathered below during this trip to
The trip of the Indian artists on the Tyrrhenian side of Italy continues. Bellow we have the most significant impressions of some of them, on the places they visited on the last few days (Portofino, Siena, Orvieto, Rome, Sardinia, and Sorrento)
The trip is coming to an end and the emotions keep growing. Every stop is a place of profound inspiration. The expressions of appreciation are the most diversified. Italy: my country, my home, born to be lived in. Italy caused a profound transformation in each one of us. Following are some comments on TROPEA:
The trip to Italy of the Indian artists has come to an end. “It was an amazing experience”