Sarah Monk meets artists and artisans who tell their stories through the materials they choose
Starting near Pietrasanta in northern Italy, where generations of artists came to work in stone, she also talks to artists in the UK and further afield and hears about their ideas, inspirations and journeys
26 February 2020 | 1.5 minutes
Prologue Series 1:
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.