Bicentenario della scomparsa di Giacomo Quarenghi

The Asperti Perspective. Journey on the tracks of Giacomo Quarenghi, Leningrad 1966-67

Quarenghi - Asperti

from 14 July to 9 September

Convento di San Francesco
piazza Mercato del Fieno 6/a Bergamo
Horus: from Tuesday to Friday 10-13 | 14.30-18; Saturday and Holidays (the exhibition is closed on Monday)

Fausto Asperti (1927-2004), professional photographer and a Bergamo native, underwent two journeys to Russia between 1966 and 1967 with the aim of documenting the history and architectural and artistic activity of Giacomo Quarenghi (1744-1817) for the upcoming 150 th anniversary of the death of the Bergamo architect. At the same time, Asperti as a photographer was also a tourist. Through his pictures, he told of Leningrad, Moscow, of the rhythm of life of his time, of its anonymous protagonists, of himself, and of his travel companions.

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