Luca Pignatelli – “Migranti” at Galleria degli Uffizi

Monday, September 28, in the classroom of the former Church of St. Peter Scheraggio took place the ceremony of donation to the Uffizi Gallery of the self portrait of Luca Pignatelli, entitledMithridates, King of Pontus. In addition to the artist, this was the Director of the Gallery,Antonio Natali.

On this occasion it was inaugurated the exhibition entitled Migrants, including the self-portrait and eight other works on wood (made in mixed technique on board by the same artist from Milan) in the fireplace room adjacent to the Prints and Drawings Department of the Uffizi(Piano nobile). Accompanied by the exhibition catalog with texts by Natali and Carlo Arturo Quintavalle, the exhibition will continue until 8 November 2015 with admission included in the ticket price of the Gallery of Uffizi.