START: Artists united for humanitarian initiatives


Great charity event organized by, Cultural Association Start, Humane Society, in favor of Emergency.

From 9,30 all 19,00 – 14 June 2014,
Wisteria Cloister of the Humane Society of Milan, Via San Barnaba 48 - Milan

Start The cultural association that aims to promote the integration of the arts through the promotion of events aimed at raising funds for charity, along with the Humane Society of Milan and Emergency, organize the largest art auction to benefit children in war zones. A day dedicated to art with 24 artists who each donate an artwork that will stop at an auction on the day of 14 June 2014 and the proceeds will be donated to the Emergency Humanitarian Actions. Throughout the day the 14 June 2014 from 9,30 Art exhibition Humanitarian interventions and live performances by artists. To 17,00 The selected works will be auctioned and the proceeds will be donated to Emergency.

Start Cultural Association

The sense of a new association of artists cutural means, in this historic moment, the sharing of ideas and projects to promote culture in Italy and abroad. Start, this is the name of the fledgling association, aims to bring together within itself not only artists in the field of the visual arts but also, and it is here that we believe to be innovative, figures covering all the arts. From painting, therefore, to sculpture and even from theater to music, classical and contemporary, the literature up to the expressions of dance choreography. All this to try to co-exist in a braided various cultural facilities that our country, In his best artistic tradition, can boast of having. And then the arts represented in the Start, do not walk alone and disconnected from each other but coexist and mingle aimed at one goal, to produce art, as nourishment for the soul. It is also the final sense of what he wants to be the big event of the Expo 2015, nourishing the planet, that turns – and what is art if not a transformation of thought shared – energy for life, that we intend to face substantial regeneration of what we understand to be the human spirit.

Humane Society

The Humane Society is one of the historical institutions of Milan. Ents should, was born in 1893 thanks to the legacy of Moses Prospero Loria, patron of Mantua, that the adjective "humanitarian" did not mean a simple assistance in the form of charity, but operational assistance, he was able to "put the underdogs, without distinction, in the condition noted by itself same, providing them with support, work and education ".


Emergency is an independent and neutral Italian, born in 1994 to provide medical and surgical care free and high quality to the victims of war, landmines and poverty.
Emergency promotes a culture of peace, solidarity and respect for human rights.
The work of Emergency is possible with the help of thousands of volunteers and supporters.
In these 20years, from its inception to the present day, Emergency has treated over 6 million people in 16 Countries.

Marco Baj – Francesca Bruni – Rita Carelli – Expensive – Mario Ciufo – Vittorio Emanuele – Alejandro Ferrante- Renata Ferrari – Carlo Ferreri – Erika Filiposka – Barbara GALBIATI – Mastro – Maria Montanari – Marco Morarelli – Lorenzo Pietrogrande – Cop – Mihaela Popescu – Rank - Pino Roscigno – Lucrezia Ruggieri – Cristina Solano – Nino Tassone – Pea Trolli – Emanuela Volpe.