Sarah Monk meets artists and artisans near Pietrasanta in northern Italy. Generations of artists have come to work here after Michelangelo first arrived over 500 years ago to choose marble for his Pietà
Artists of Pietrasanta
We start with stories from the community of artists working in stone near a town called Pietrasanta in northern Italy. Generations of artists have been coming here to source the marble available nearby and work with the highly skilled artisans.