Oct
31
6:00 pm18:00

Artist Aperitivo

Aperitivo hour with the artists-in-residence. 

Location: at the picnic tables behind the villa or in dining hall (weather dependent).

 

Oct
29
2:00 pm14:00

Open Studios

Join us in the afternoon for a tour of the current Villa Lena artists-in-residence studios. 

Oct
28
5:30 pm17:30

Artist Talk: Bea Bonifini

Artist Talk: Artist-in-residence Bea Bonifini from Italy and currently based in London will give a lecture on work and current practice. Casual Q&A after talk with artist. 

Location: Screening Room Fattoria

Oct
28
11:00 am11:00

Children's Workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity each day at 11:00am for one hour. 

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Location: Ground floor of the villa

Oct
25
9:00 pm21:00

Film Club

Join us after dinner for a film screening selected by filmmaker and artist-in-residence, Bob Gallagher.

Location: Screening room in Fattoria  

Oct
24
6:00 pm18:00

Artist Aperitivo

Aperitivo hour with the artists-in-residence. 

Location: at the picnic tables behind the villa or in dining hall (weather dependent).

 

Oct
21
5:30 pm17:30

Artist Talk: Craig Fisher

Artist Talk: Artist-in-residence Craig Fisher from the UK will give a lecture on work and current practice. Casual Q&A after talk with artist. 

Location: Screening Room Fattoria

Oct
21
11:00 am11:00

Children's Workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity each day at 11:00am for one hour. 

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Location: Ground floor of the villa

Oct
20
11:00 am11:00

Children's Workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity each day at 11:00am for one hour. 

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Location: Ground floor of the villa

Oct
19
11:00 am11:00

Children's Workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity each day at 11:00am for one hour. 

Children must be accompanied by an adult. 

Location: Ground floor of the villa

Oct
18
9:00 pm21:00

Film Club

Join us after dinner for a film screening selected by filmmaker and artist-in-residence, Bob Gallagher.

Location: Screening room in Fattoria  

Oct
17
6:00 pm18:00

Artist Aperitivo

Aperitivo hour with the artists-in-residence. 

Location: at the picnic tables behind the villa or in dining hall (weather dependent).

 

Oct
11
9:00 pm21:00

Film Club

Join us after dinner for a film screening selected by filmmaker and artist-in-residence, Bob Gallagher.

Location: Screening room in Fattoria  

Oct
10
6:00 pm18:00

Artist Aperitivo

Aperitivo hour with the artists-in-residence. 

Location: at the picnic tables behind the villa or in dining hall (weather dependent).

 

Oct
8
10:00 pm22:00

Evening Concert

A candlelit acoustic concert with musician Chris Willatt in the villa staircase. 

Location: at the villa

Oct
8
9:00 am09:00

White Truffle Hunt

The season has begun for the highly priced white truffle which can be found on the Villa Lena estate. Join our local guide Morgan Gonzales and his Lagotto Romagnola dogs for a morning walk and hunt through the woodlands. 

Price: 15 Euro per person

Location: San Michele  

Oct
7
5:00 pm17:00

Meet the Artists

This week we welcome our forth group of resident artists to Villa Lena. At the start of every residency period we invite each artist-in-residence to give a short 5 minute presentation introducing their practice, their inspirations and what they hope to work on while here at Villa Lena.

Location: Screening room Fattoria

Sep
30
9:30 pm21:30

Film Club

Film Screening: a weekly outdoor film screening, chosen weekly by resident artists. In the Open Air Cinema behind the Villa. Get cozy and remember to bring something to sit on. 

 

Sep
29
10:30 am10:30

Children's workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity, children must be accompanied by an adult. In the shade by the pool. 

 

Sep
28
10:30 am10:30

Cooking workshop: Alexis Delaney

Cooking workshop: Pasta making workshop with chef in residence New Yorker Alexis Delaney. Children must be accompanied by adults. This workshop is 30 euros per person and includes lunch. Booking is essential via the reception office. Location: Terrazzo Restaurant

Sep
28
10:30 am10:30

Children's workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity, children must be accompanied by an adult. In the shade by the pool. 

 

Sep
27
10:30 am10:30

Children's workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity, children must be accompanied by an adult. In the shade by the pool. 

 

Sep
26
10:30 am10:30

Children's workshop

Children's workshop exploring creativity, children must be accompanied by an adult. In the shade by the pool. 

 

Sep
23
9:30 pm21:30

Film Club Special

Special event Artist film Screening: "Zephra" by Bob Gallagher.

After apocalyptic events claim the lives of his wife and son, John survives in a mountain bothy in the remote Scottish highlands. When his water supply becomes contaminated John must venture beyond his isolated retreat, and discovers that he is not alone. Breaking into an abandoned farmhouse he discovers a young couple about to have their first child. As supplies run low and tensions rise, John must weigh the desire for connection, with the instinct to survive. 

Location: Projection Room

Sep
22
9:30 pm21:30

Artist Film Screening: Becca Albee

Artist Film Screening: Becca Albee will introduce a screening of 'Born in Flames' (dir. Lizzie Borden, 1983, USA) followed by a discussion.

Location: Projection room 

Sep
21
10:00 pm22:00

"Nature Concert"

"Nature Concert" by artist in residence, Sarah Illenberger and musicians Ayumi Paul and Alexis Gerogopoulos.

Location: Studio 2