Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza

Museo Internazionale delle Ceramiche in Faenza

Modern and Contemporary section

The exhibition starts with works in Liberty style testifying the researches on glazes and materials included refined lusterware and salt stoneware produced by Chini Manufacture, poetic little sculptures in white majolica and bare earthenware by Baccarini, the elegant fireplace by Calzi and the rich Liberty decoration by Nonni (note the group of figures of the Parade), and other protagonists of the new production of 20th century. The visit continues in the next section housing the contemporary works by the greatest Italian masters included Fausto Melotti and Lucio Fontana.