Art, Music and Culture in Pistoia

In recent decades Pistoia is open to the development and promotion of contemporary art, working in particular to increase and enhancement of the experience of art talent.

In a short time the city has seen flourish, especially in the historic centre, a variety of spaces designated for the display d 'contemporary art and to accommodate temporary exhibitions, activities and cultural development of events and demonstrations.

It also built a Documentation Centre about Modern and Contemporary Pistoiese with the purpose of maintaining and order the documentation on Pistoia artists of the twentieth century, and promote their knowledge through exhibitions and personal issues.

This city offers a wide range of resources for its visitors, not only art but also music, Pistoia Blues is one of the most important musical events rock-blues European Union with its sacred monsters of guitar that every year in July calcano the historic stage of Piazza del Duomo.