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Gian Domenico Facchina and the modern mosaic

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As part of the events for the centenary of the Friuli Mosaic School, on Saturday 19 March 2022 the figure of the mosaicist, entrepreneur and innovator Gian Domenico Facchina, originally from Sequals and recognized as the most important mosaicist of the Nineteenth century, will be presented in Sequals.



welcome from Enrico Odorico, mayor of Sequals, and Stefano Lovison, president of the Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli

introduction by Gian Piero Brovedani, director of the Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli

report by Gianni Colledani, researcher and expert in local history

images and videos by Leonardo Zecchinon


Short biography of the speaker


Headquarters of SOMSI – Società Operaia di Mutuo Soccorso ed Istruzione (Workers’ Society for Mutual Aid and Education)

piazza Pellarin 13, Sequals (PN)



Admission by reservation (limited places)

For reservations and information write to: or call +39 0427 2077.


12 March 2022