Visit by Professor Pier Paolo Pancotto
10-15 February 2004 The History of Art Programme within the Faculty of Arts, in collaboration with the Embassy of the Italian Republic and the Istituto di Cultura Italiana, is proud to announce the visit to the University of Malta of Professor Pier Paolo Pancotto from the Università di Pisa.

Professor Pancotto will be lecturing on Modern and Contemporary Italian Art.

Professor Pancotto who in addition to his academic association with several Italian Universities is advisor to the Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna, Rome, is a leading art critic and historian.

Wednesday 11 February
Il recupero del Classico nell'arte italiana della prima metà del XX: Valori Plastici, Realismo Magico, Novecento
Venue:  University of Malta, Gateway Building, Hall B1
Time: 10.00a.m.

Thursday 12 February
Arte a Roma tra le due Guerre mondiali: la Scuola di Via Cavour, Scuola Romana, e pittura tonale
Venue:  Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Valletta
Time: 6.00p.m.

Friday 13 February
Aspetti nell'arte italiana nel primo dopo guerra: tendenze figurattive ed estratte
Venue:  University of Malta, Engineering Lecture Theatre
Time: 10.00a.m.

The lectures are primarily intended for students in the History of Art Programme but other students and members of the academic staff and interested members of the general public are cordially invited.
The visit is being sponsored by the Embassy of the Italian Republic.