The Bottega of Michele Buonincontro

Tradition wins the challenge. As a child, as soon as he left school, Michele went to his father’s workshop, eager to go and play with clay dough. Modeling this magical…

The beating heart of Anime di terracotta. The award-winning artist behind the mask.

Michele De Chiara is an established artist and artisan, known for his extraordinary talent in creating terracotta masterpieces mainly for figurines of the nativity scene, Pulcinellas and ceramic lucky horns…

‘A Madonna d’ ‘e Rrose (Madonna of Roses).

  Three years ago I was in Napoli to accompany an actor to an audition for the crive tv serie Gomorrah. While we were waiting for the actor to be…