NAME: Pinacoteca Nunzio Sciavarrello
LOCATION: Ground floor rooms of the Real Collegio Capizzi (entrance on Via Cardinale De Luca).
DATE OF ESTABLISHMENT: The Gallery was opened within the rooms of the celebrated Real Collegio Capizzi in 2001, following a large donation of artwork by the local artist, Nunzio Sciavarrello.
HISTORICAL SIGNIFICANCE: The Gallery houses numerous paintings and sculptures of commendable artistic, cultural, and social value. The gallery came into existence thanks to the efforts of Nunzio Sciavarrello, a well-known artist from Bronte. Sciavarrello decided to donate his rich and significant private collection of works, assembled over the course of his professional career, for the creation of a gallery in his native city of Bronte. Thanks to his contribution and immense generosity it was possible to set up a display of Sciavarrello’s own works, as well as those of other important Sicilian artists of the 20th century. Among the collection one can admire works by:
Mimì Maria Lazzaro
ENTRANCE: 2€ per person
HOW TO GET THERE:
by car: you can arrive in Via Cardinale de Luca a cross-street of Corso Umberto I.
by foot: The Gallery entrance is located on Via Cardinale de Luca. Arrive by foot from Corso Umberto I