Genoa / Conference with Sgarbi
Wednesday, September 25 at 21 Vittorio Sgarbi will be the protagonist of a conference at Palazzo Ducale. Between culture and solidarity the event will be dedicated to the Melvin Johns Lions Eye Bank Foundation.
An evening of culture and solidarity, in the name of research and treatment of corneal diseases. Wednesday, September 25 (9 pm) Vittorio Sgarbi will be the protagonist of “The art for the eyes”, a conference on stage in the Sala del Maggior Consiglio of Palazzo Ducale and dedicated to the more than twenty years of activity of the Lions Eye Foundation Melvin Jones, organization in first line in the collection, evaluation, conservation and distribution of human corneas for the purpose of therapeutic transplantation.
The well-known art critic is the protagonist of a conference in the Sala del Maggior Consiglio dedicated to the activities of the Lions Eye Bank Foundation Melvin Jones, since 1996 at the forefront of the fight against blindness
The activity of the Lions Eye Bank Foundation Melvin Jones, who for years has engaged in the collection, evaluation, conservation and distribution of human corneas for therapeutic transplantation purposes. “It is a great honor that a personality of the caliber of Vittorio Sgarbi has moved in person to support our organization – says Renzo Bichi, President of the Friends of the Lions Eye Bank Association Melvin Jones – who since 1996 has helped to repay the seen to almost three thousand people “. The famous art critic, who was recently entrusted with the artistic direction of the new Pallavicino non-profit foundation in Genoa, will be the protagonist of a meeting entitled “The art for the eyes”.
“The conference by Vittorio Sgarbi is at the center of a day entirely dedicated to the Banca degli Occhi – adds Bichi – and that will touch on various aspects of our more than twenty years of solidarity activity”. The organization, thanks to the latest technologies and the commitment of supporters, has long been at the forefront of the fight against blindness. «The Banca degli Occhi was commissioned by an unforgettable governor of the 108IA2 Enrico Mussini district and has always been supported by the Lions of all Liguria and Piedmont, present in the Districts 108 Ia2 and 108Ia3 – adds Alfredo Canobbio, governor of the Lions District 108 Ia2 – . For us it is very important to engage in initiatives like these that, through art and culture, transmit fundamental values such as prevention and solidarity: giving to restore sight is not just a gift that lasts a lifetime, but a gesture of love for the next”.
The conference is sponsored by the Liguria Region and the Municipality of Genoa. Admission is free (minimum € 30). The highly recommended reservation can be made at the Banca degli Occhi (vico San Matteo 2, 0102461266), at the Bookshop of the Strada Nuova Museums (via Garibaldi 11), at the Genova Experience (via San Lorenzo 61r), at the Silky Outlet ( via Vannucci 35) and in Viadelcampo29 red.
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