The Fest of Grains 2013

The third edition of the festival was promoted by M.Th.I., ArcheoClub of Italy headquarters of Rome, Creare e Comunicare in collaboration with the Embassy of Greece in Italy and Città dell’Altra Economia-CAE.  The 2013 program in Rome presented various events in various places, including Palazzo Valentini, the Museo Nazionale Romano at the Baths of Diocletian, the National Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia,Città dell’Altra Economia, the beautiful location near the Colosseum of ISMA (Institute of St. Mary in Aquiro), the Appian Way Regional Park, and many others. But the Cerealia’s program did not stop in Rome: other initiatives were planned in Lazio, at Albano and Ariccia, Rieti, Tarquinia and in Sardinia. Program opened with some activities titled “Waiting for Cerealia”: Sunday, May 19, guided tour to “Il Sepolcro di Eurisace e il Mulino Pantanella” at Porta Maggiore. Organized by Vita Romana founded by Barbara Fabiani. Friday, May 31 at Palazzo Valentini, in the Egon von Furstenberg Hall, inauguration of the photo exhibition “Hellenes Landscapes ” by Costas VERGAS of Leica Academy. Set up by Arianna Di Pietro. Aperitif offerede by the Akropolis restaurant. The exhibition was open until 9 June 2013. Organization: Embassy of Greece in Italy, MThI, in collaboration with the Province of Rome. At Hora Felix, “Bibe Cervogiam”, the history of beer from Asterix to Homer Simpson and tasting of craft of selected Lazio’s beers. Organization: D.O.L. (Of Origin Lazio) and Vita Romana founded by Barbara Fabiani Cerealia closed on June 10th at Doozo Art, withCAKE - arte & dolci”, presentation of the art and cake book by Manuela De Leonardis, project in support of the Palestinian cooperative Bait al Karama Cookery School, first international cooking school in Palestine Presidio Slow Food, created by the women of Nablus (chairman Fatima Khaddoumi) and from the Italians Cristina Bottigella and Beatrice Catanzaro. Food tasting offered by Doozo Art. Organization: M.Th.I. and Panella l’arte del pane.

DAY BY DAY PROGRAM OF THE FESTIVAL 2013

PROMOTERS / SUPPORTES / PARTNERS / MEDIA PARTNERS / SPONSORS / COLLABORATIONS / TWINS ORGANIZATIONS

Promoters: M.Th.I., Archeoclub d’Italia sede di Roma, Creare e Comunicare, Città dell’Altra Economia – CAE, Ambasciata di Grecia in Italia / With the patronage of: Ministero dello Sviluppo EconomicoSoprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici dell’Etruria Meridionale, Regione Lazio Assessorato alla Cultura, Provincia di Roma, Roma Capitale Assessorato alla Cultura e al Centro Storico, FederBio, Romaincampagna, Associazione Italiana Celiachia Lazio, Fondazione Campagna Amica, RomaNatura, Italia Nostra, AIAB, Parco Regionale dell’Appia Antica, Festival of Festival, Touring Club Italiano / Organizing partners: associazione Casa del Cibo – Confraternita della Pasta Madre, Vita Romana, Mercato Contadino dei Castelli Romani, Condotta Slow Food Albano-Ariccia, associazione culturale La Lestra di Tarquinia, ArcheoClub d’Italia sede di Altamura, Gal Terre di Murgia, associazione culturale Tabularasa, Regione di Creta / Technical partners: Minimo Impatto, H-eart, Alfonso Troiano – Il Dolce di Cicerone, ISMA – Istituti di S. Maria in Aquiro, Prisma Store, Maria Salemme, Agroalimentare in Rosa, Panedieri – Associazione Pani Tradizionali, Ristorante Akropolis – Associazione Ristoranti Greci in Italia, Na-biretta, Agrisana / Media partners: Nur, Italia a Tavola, CARE – Envinet, StileNaturale, Gustolandia, SlowTourism, Il Turismo Culturale / Sponsors: BCC Roma, Panella l’arte del pane, Quantum Leap / Collaborations: Castrum Legionis, RomaIn, Associazione Ristoranti a Km0, Osteria Mangiafuoco Km0, Associazione Degustatori Birre Artigianali / Twins organizations: GreenFestival, Museo della Civiltà Contadina e dell’Ulivo di Pastena (FR), Rotta dei Fenici STAFF FESTIVAL 2013

Artistic Directors and General Managers - Paola Sarcina, Letizia Staccioli
Production manager -  Angela Palmieri
Technical coordinator / Institutional relations - Paolo Cermelj
ArcheoClub of Rome coordinator for cultural tours - Alessandra Pignotti
Production staff: Ananth Bux, Carlo Paglia
General segretary / promotion / video - Alexander Di Cresce
General segretary - Sarah Nuori 
Press office / promotion / communication – Creare e Comunicare srl
International relations - Ihab Hashem
Official photographer of the festival  - Vera Mancini