April 23 – 25. 2016


Riviera del Brenta

Villa Valier

Via Giuseppe di Vittorio, 1
30034 Mira
VE, Italia

+39 324 74 05 863
+39 041 423 972


Curator: Dr. Francesco Saverio Russo


The Riviera del Brenta was a popular hang-out for personalities such as Casanova, Galileo, Byron and D'Annunzio. It inspired Mozart, was portrayed by Tiepolo and Canaletto and praised by Goethe and Goldoni. It hosted the royal French and Russian families as well as Napoleon and the Habsburg and Savoy families.


“In the garden of my soul”

Mixed media acrylics on canvas 70 X 100cm

International Prize Canaletto - Artistic Career Award

April 25th. 2016

Venue: The awarding ceremony will take place in Mira (Venice), at Valier Mansion

On April 25th, 2016 at 4.00 pm, during the event “Biennale Riviera del Brenta’’.



The Canaletto Prize - Artistic Career Award is given to those artists who emerged thanks to their contribution to the world of art during their artistic career. For the occasion will be selected, by Salvatore Russo and Francesco Saverio Russo, some of the best international and contemporary artists

The participant artists will receive a bronze medal ‘’Canaletto Award 2016’’ in addition to the important publication in the catalog realized for the event and the insertion into the International magazine ‘’Art International Contemporary Magazine’’.

The show “Narcissus – Painting inventor myth’’ by Nico Gattullo and Jacub Rizman, will frame this international event.

During the event, a ‘’wine moment’’ will be offered with a tasting menu of Canaletto wine, a fine product by Casa Girelli.



Nico Gattullo - DREAM - Live in Mira, Venice

Show of Nico Gattullo e Jakub Rizman "Narciso - Mito dell'inventore della pittura" (Myth the inventor of painting)

Through the work and the aesthetic appeal of aerial dance, Nico Gattullo, accompanied by the harp of Jakub Rizman, he interprets the myth of Narcissus inventor of painting, mixing: light, color, form, music and movement to reach the emotion, the ultimate goal of every work of art.


Monday, April 25th 2016, 5:30 pm