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“Italo Bolano” Open Air Museum

Take a journey through contemporary art in Portoferraio

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Portoferraio
San Martino

The “Italo Bolano” Open Air Museum offers visitors the chance to discover contemporary art in Portoferraio, in the valley of San Martino.

The museum-park was created by Elba-born artist Italo Bolano in 1964 in collaboration with internationally renowned artists, and is made up of 20 ceramic monuments arranged carefully in a beautiful park that has around 10,000 square metres of Mediterranean plants.

In the park there is also a painting and graphic arts gallery, a ceramics gallery, an open-air theatre and several contemporary art workshops where art appreciators and artists can meet.

Info: italobolano.com

 
Portoferraio
A TOUR PACKED WITH MEDICI FORTS AND BEAUTIFUL BEACHES
Portoferraio is the capital and main seaport of Elba Island, located on the northwest coast below a promontory that forms its bay. Portoferraio, one of the oldest of the island’s towns, predates the old Roman city of Fabricia: traces of first settlements date to the Ligurians, Etruscans and ancient Greeks. ...
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