From September 4 to 30
From 4 to 30 of September, the Italian Cultural Institute in Prague will host the exhibition “Italian Excellence – Illustrators for Gianni Rodari” on the occasion of the birthday of the innovative children’s literature author and the first Italian to be awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Award. Curated by the Giannino Stoppani Cooperative / Drosselmeier Academy, the exhibition reveals the works of twenty-one Italian illustrators, including young artists and great masters such as Bruno Munari, Emanuele Luzzati, Altan, Beatrice Alemagna and Alessandro Sanna. The initiative is organized in collaboration with the Bologna Children’s Book Fair and the Emilia-Romagna Region, along with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. An educational space for children and school groups will also be included.