Among the memories of the past and the breath of the future, Journey Through Tradition Neapolitan crib


The value of memory and multicultural integration, these fixed points around which revolve the many initiatives promoted by the Forum of Cultures, currently underway in Naples.
And particularly in the rich program that makes up the cultural event, it stands an initiative that goes well with the spirit of preservation of ancient traditions, with Christmas approaching, are charged with meaning.
And ‘therefore only right in this sense, a tribute to the typical Neapolitan nativity scene, the scene of everyday life par excellence but especially model of multiculturalism, in which are represented the stories of refugees and freed slaves from the oppression that invite the repudiation of all forms of intolerance and abuse.
Principles relevant than ever in this delicate moment in history, which are strongly emphasized by the organizers of the exhibition “Memory of the Future on the streets of Art Nativity streets of brotherhood and multiculturalism” through a series of events that will take place in the streets of downtown ancient city of Naples on Sunday, November 2nd to Saturday, November 29th.


Specifically, there are guided tours for people with disabilities with guidance, facilitators and tour guide, lectures, art exhibits to discover the crib and shops and schools in which they practice this charming custom.
The route is very rich and includes many stages, starting from the Cathedral of via Duomo, to reach the Monumental Complex of Santa Maria della Pace, passing through Piazza San Gaetano and via San Gregorio Armeno, with visits to craft workshops and a detour from the crib Palace of Mormando.
It continues with a stop in Piazza San Domenico Maggiore and stop at the shop Cantone & Costabile, scorer of the “Nativity of Pope Francis”.
And Saturday, November 8th (from 11.30 to 13.30), there will be moments of fun and entertainment for the little ones, there are in fact scheduled performances and art demonstrations crib, for children of school age with master craftsman Antonio Cantone homonymous workshop .
Finally Saturday, November 29 at 9:30 am there will be a closing conference event, hosted by the monumental complex of Santa Maria della Pace, in the Hall of the Holy House of Via dei Tribunali.

“Memory of the Future, the Art Nativity roads, streets of brotherhood and multiculturalism”
Sunday 2 November to Saturday, November 29, 2014
Full program on the Forum of Cultures