What to do on the weekend: face to face with Tiziano, music and gastronomy

The weekend is upon us and the territory of Brescia and its provincial reserve as always onewide range of initiatives, everything must be discovered. Great guests return home and new festivals (musical, artistic, food and wine) overlooks the city streets; from Piazza Loggia to the shores of Lake Garda, no expectations will be disappointed. Below we suggest a selection of meetings, to consult them (or report others) you can open Agenda section del GdB.

art exhibition

The season’s three major exhibitions in the city continue, Weston, Boldini and Il sacro al donna at the Diocesan Museum.

Last date instead of Aurawho closes its doors Saturday 28 May. The photo exhibition, hosted by Negri Foundation Space (via Calatafimi), exhibits works by David Jimenez (Seville, 1970), whose purpose is to represent the secret network of connections “beyond the rational”, through images full of hidden clues.

Still in the city, the second edition of the art festival caminomwhich inaugurates today Friday 26 May at 18.00 in Vicolo San Zenone (historic center) and ends Tuesday, June 1st. The project involves 72 artists, who will open their studios to show their work (painting, sculpture, photography and other visual arts) to the public. The path is divided into 36 studies located on the streets of the city’s historic district. To Mille Miglia museum (viale Bornata), the rooms will display a rich collection of murals, relics, trophies, photos and time documents, on the occasion of the exhibition Cheers and victory engines. From Alfa Romeo to Ferrari, Mille Miglia 1932 and 1952.

From tomorrow 28 May to 3 July, the Collegiate Church of Santi Nazaro e Celso (corso Giacomo Matteotti, 31) will be open to the public on Fridays and Saturdays from 10 am to 5.30 pm and on Sundays from 11 am to 5.30 pm for the initiative Face to face with Titian. The Averoldi polypeptide seen up close (ticket 5 euros). The vision of the work, thanks raised structure specially set up, is organized in groups of a maximum of 15 people with a twenty-minute session. Visitors will be provided with an audio guide and will be accompanied by volunteers on a path that ends with a visit to the Virgin’s coronation altarpiece by Moretto, currently flanked by the predella depicting the worship of the shepherds borrowed from the Diocesan Museum of Brescia.

Each Thursday in June at 20.30 There will also be a series of in-depth conferences on the Aptoldi polypeptide, accompanied by a concert of Renaissance and Baroque music by Bach Consort Brescia. The first meeting is scheduled for June 2 with a lecture by Davide Dotti and an interpretation of “The Four Seasons” by Vivaldi by Matteo Benedetti (flute) and Luciano Carbone (organ)

In the province, lovers ofUrban const they will surely enjoy the exhibits Streets Talk at Palazzo Barbieri (Padenghe) e Banksy is Banksy fa | An unconventional street art exhibition to the castle of Desenzano del Garda.

Music and concerts

Strengthened by the enormous musical (and media) success the whole of Eurovision, Blanconational pride and native of the Calvagese della Riviera, returns to Brescia to perform in front of an audience Great Morato Theater in via San Zeno 168, today and then tomorrow at 21.00. The tickets are sold out, but with a little luck … you can hope for some resale.

I datarocker they will not be able to miss the free concert Rock’nRights | Music and rightsorganized by Amnesty on the occasion of the association’s 61st anniversary (May 29, Arena Park Castle) and the Swedish artist’s performance Moa Holmsten al Petrol Road Bar of Castegnato for Noi & Springsteen (27 maggio).


IN Piazza Loggiaunder the portico, the victim of the May 27, 1974 massacrewith the concert of City Band Isidoro Capitanio on the anniversary day on Saturday 28 May. Also in Church of San Francesco (historic center), Saturday 28th the traditional meeting renewed in memory of with The Philharmonic Orchestra for the 59th Piano Festivalorchestra directed by Maestro Alberto Martini.

Food & Wine

The food and wine festival is back Brescia Buona i Festapromoted by Brescia Bra. The taste of hospitalitya network of ten social cooperatives active in the catering industry. Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 May all taste homes in Brescia, from Franciacorta to Lake Garda, will be open to tell stories of culture, good food and solidarity (see full program)

Finally, the events organized by Tenuta La Vigna by Capriano del Colle: tonight (Friday 27) is expected aperitif in the garden and dinner among the rowsimmersed in the scent of spring flowers Montenetto. To please the palate, the menu created by chefs Marco Cozza and Andrea De Carli (risotto with Marzemino, rooster on the fire, rose cake and much more). Is it Sunday? Of course spitthis time for lunch, in the same place.