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Lecture: A museum in the city-museum (Free for all! Online)

  • 30 Sep 2021
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Online, Zoom


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Series: This lecture is part of the 3rd series “From Italy to Hawaii: Connecting two worlds through art, science, and community,” which started in 2019 and features experts from all over Italy who discuss topics that affect both Italy and Hawaii.

Talk: How the important allegorical cycle of 1400 fresco of the of vices and virtues and its building got discovered, protected, restored, lived in, and transformed in a “nodo museale” of the renaissance city-museum of Ferrara? What are the nodal links to painter Stefano da Ferrara, Giotto’s Scrovegni Chapel, poet Ludovico Ariosto, architect Piero Bottoni, and the writer of “The Garden of Finzi Contini”, Giorgio Bassani?

Presenter: Dr. Luciano Minerbi grew in his early youth in the Museum Casa Minerbi del Sale, in the Medieval part of the Renaissance city of Ferrara, Italy. Now is a Professor Emeritus of Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Hawaii. He specializes in land use, environment, cultural assessment, and sustainability, in Hawaii and the Asia Pacific Region. He consulted for international, national, and local groups and organizations. He served on federal, state, and county boards and commissions. You can read more about him here.

Zoom: Registered guests will receive a unique link prior to the event. Please setup your Zoom and familiarize with its features. You can review its short video tutorials (e.g., join a meetingconfiguring audio/videomeeting controlsmore topics) or full training (e.g., Zoom for education).

Note: The Friends of Italy Society of Hawaii is not responsible for any liability, cost, and damages which could arise from the programs below; and does not provide any refunds, except if it cannot deliver the program, for instance in the case of insufficient enrollment.

Questions: Please contact info@friendsofitalyhawaii.org.

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