La Macina di San Cresci

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Trassinelli’s Light

It started in 1970. “Light” is an ongoing exhibit of Trassinelli’s work at the Pieve di San Cresci, Greve in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy.  One steps into the exhibit and has to stop and remember to breathe.  The light, although soft, filters through the room.  The designs are functional, yet have been created with a care toward aesthetics.  In Trassinelli’s work the line between func...

Artist Residency: La Macina di San Cresci

Often when one visits a place one says with conviction that they will return.  I remember hearing my friend, who I traveled through Italy with in 2004, say that.  However, I did not say that I would return.  Not that I did not want to, it just was not part of my plan and I did not want to say it unless it was going to happen.  Although the trip in 2004 was a brief four days, I did fall in love with Flo...