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Piccio. The eccentric genius – Homage one hundred and fifty years after his death


The Ricci Oddi Modern Art Gallery and the Banca di Piacenza are organizing the exhibition

Piccio. The eccentric genius – Homage one hundred and fifty years after his death

When: from December 16, 2023 to January 20, 2024
Where: PalabancaEventi, Via Mazzini, 14, Piacenza

The exhibition, curated by Niccolò D’Agati, is dedicated to Giovanni Carnovali known as il Piccio, one of the most significant artistic personalities of the Italian 19th century.

Among the collections of the Banca di Piacenza there is the painting Rinvenimento di Aminta tra le braccia di Silvia (Finding of Aminta in the arms of Silvia), an early masterpiece by the painter, brought together for the occasion with a nucleus of works from public and private collections, including two paintings from the Ricci Oddi Modern Art Gallery. One of which – Landscape in Brembate Sotto – was restored for the occasion thanks to the support of the Banca di Piacenza.

Opening times

Tuesday-Friday: 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Closed: all Mondays; Dec. 24 – 25; Dec. 31, Jan. 1

Free admission.

Free admission to the Ricci Oddi Gallery of Modern Art for Members of the Bank of Piacenza; by presenting the Member Card, reduced admission for customers of the Bank of Piacenza by presenting the exhibition ticket issued at PalabancaEventi.


Banca di Piacenza: 0523 542357 –
Ricci Oddi Modern Art Gallery: 0523 320742 –

  • PalabancaEventi - via Mazzini, 14 - Piacenza
16 December 2023 - January 20, 2024
but monday
Info on the program
+ 39 0523 542357