About the Book
This book is the story for images of an area of tuscany considered among the most beautiful extending along the Arbia valley and the south Orcia Valley.The trip follow two main router: the first starts from "Ponte a Tressa" and it continues along the south road cassia (an ancient Roman way),through the Buonconvento and Montalcino Villages, to the splendid Romanesque Church of St Antimo located at the New Castle of the Obbit.
The second routes goes from Buonconvento along the south road Cassia to the St. Quirico village and it come back from the old Torrenieri road
Biography/Curriculum Alessandro Gambetti was born in Vicchio del Mugello (Florence) in 1959. In 1977 he got his Diploma at the Liceo Artistico and in 1983 he got his Diploma in painting at the Accademia di belle Arti (The fine Arts Academy) of Florence. From 1999 he is a regular art teacher at Scuola media in Siena. In the same year one of his painting’s picture is choosen by the Amburgo’s Agency (Germany) for an important advertising compaign In 2001 he is nominated academicians for the International Academy “Greci Marino” (literature, art and science Academy of Verbano in Vinzaglio-Novara). He took part to several public artistic exhibitions like Arte Padova in Padova, “Cromaticos” ( a painting exhibition in Castello Estense in Ferrara),art-expo in New York (USA) and more recently at the show “Firenze Arte” (the Pergola art gallery in Florence), finalist artist at seventh edition “National Price of painting and Sculpture “Città di Novara” Novara, at the first edition of Biennal Exh