Marble carving/art symposium 2018

Larse Widenfalk from Sweden

This was our first annual symposium and we are planning on more to come with the help of your support

Artida Cultural Center and the Long Island Wine Council proudly present:
Sculptures created during the Marble Carving Symposium held August 6 thru 21, 2018 by six international sculptors: Giancarlo Biagi (Italy), Jill Burkee (Colorado), Barre Grove (Scotland), Alena Matejka (Czech Republic), Flavia Robalo (Argentina), Larse Widenfalk (Sweden). 

  • Any donation of $1,500 or more will qualify for patron membership to Artida Cultural Center (a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization): 

  1. Notifications of future special events
  2. Annual subscription to the magazine published by Artida Cultural Center.


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Press:

https://liwines.com/events/sculpture-in-the-vines/

https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/vineyard-sculpture-contest-east-end-1.20455433

https://www.newsday.com/long-island/suffolk/vineyard-sculpture-contest-east-end-1.20455449

https://northforker.com/2018/08/sculpture-vines-brings-artwork-life-north-fork-wineries/

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2018 participants in the Carrara Marble yard

Artists choosing their blocks of Carrara marble at the Megastone Factory for the 2018 Symposium

Marble SPONSORS in 2018:

  • Megastone Factory
  • Cervietti Franco s.n.c.

Top photo: 

Franco Petacchi (third from left) from Megastone Factory in Carrara, Italy with the artists participating at the 2018 Symposium at four vineyards on the East End of Long Island, NY.

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Left photo: Selecting Carrara marble in Cervietti Franco's studio/yard.

OTHER SPONSORS

  • SUFFOLK COUNTY WINE CONCIL
  • TOYOTA OF RIVERHEAD
  • DILIBERTO WINERY
  • JAMESPORT WINERY
  • PINDAR WINERY
  • SPARKLING POINT WINERY
  • NY WINE EVENTS
  • LONG ISLAND WINE COUNTRY, NY
  • ILOVENY.COM

Artists and organizers of the Marble Carving Symposium at 4 vineyards on the East End, LI, NY.

FROM AUGUST 6 THRU 21, 2018

From left to right: Barre Grove, Flavia Robalo, Jill Burkee, Alena Matejka, 

Martin Sendlewski, Sal Diliberto, and Larse Widenfalk.