La Biennale delle Biennali - Palazzo dei Pio (Carpi)

La Biennale delle Biennali - Palazzo dei Pio (Carpi)

Musei di Palazzo dei Pio, Carpi

Carpi confirms itself as the “capital” of this artistic technique. This new exhibition shows the forty years of history of xylography in Carpi. A bond between the city of the Pio family and this particular artistic technique, established by the figure of Ugo da Carpi (1470-1532), considered one of the most important xylographers of the Renaissance, as well as the inventor of the so-called “chiaroscuro” in wood engraving.

Opening hours

From Monday to Friday 10 am - 1.00 pm; on Saturday, Sunday and public holidays 10 am - 6.00 pm. Closed on Monday.

For any information about the exhibition:
Musei di Palazzo dei Pio
Piazza dei Martiri, 68 - 41012 Carpi Tel. 059 649955