After months of preparation and participation The Portrait Painting Gallery is now officially open. The inauguration took place on 12th May 2022, with cutting the ribbon by the Mayor of Barga, Caterina Campani and Giulia.
After the opening ceremony André Romijn, owner of The Portrait Painting Gallery, received a certificate as an expression of gratitude from the Comune di Barga. This was presented by Caterina Campani to praise the Portrait Painting Gallery for changing Barga in a 'Città d'arte' again.
After an introduction given by Romijn a splendid concert was given by Marika van der Meer, Bruno Caproni and Julian Evans. The opening became a great success as there were many visitors attending.
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