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Address: Via San Cresci 1, 50022, Greve in Chianti, Italy
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+39 055 854 4793
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La Macina di San Cresci is a place for creation, presentation and...

La Macina di San Cresci is a place for creation, presentation and documentation of contemporary art in all its forms. The centre consists of gallery, studios and a residence for artists. This historic setting was restored with the intent of providing a setting to accommodate and imagine new forms of dialogue within the context of art and culture. Artists exhibitions , conferences, seminars, workshops, curatorial projects.

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Ancient, secluded yet renovated and special

Two artists purchased this property 25 years ago and have gone through trial and tribulation to abide by the historical commission rules in order to renovate according to... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 May 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2015

Two artists purchased this property 25 years ago and have gone through trial and tribulation to abide by the historical commission rules in order to renovate according to authentic methods. The church dates from 945 and was a stop for religious pilgrims on their way from Florence to Siena, long before any of the local villages were in existence! Artists... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2013

Our BandB, Podere Validbotte, suggested we stop here as it's right when you're approaching Greve. Drive up to the top of the hill. It's an old church "complex" that two artists have turned into an artist in residency program. The church has been restored and is worth a look. Then visit the artists in the "studio". A lovely young American... More 

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