Istituto Statale d'Arte "F. Palizzi"
P.zza D. Salazar 6
Courses and Schools - Art.
Born as Artistic Industrial Museum along with the connected school-factories, was founded by the prince G.Filangieri and D. Salazar, in 1882 and it has become, in the second postwar years, a State Institute of Art. The institute has, besides the Artistic-Industrial Museum, a prestigious library in which more than nine thousand volumes are stored among whom rare publications and collections on Industrial Arts. Inside, along with the cultural subjects classrooms, many workshops are specifically equipped for painting, goldsmithery and metal-working, sculpture, graphic design, ceramics,architecture and interior design. In the multimedial workshops, a recent achievement, students are allowed to experience computer graphic, developing their professional and creative skills.