Chalk and color along the streets of Ischia International Festival of Pavement masters of drawing on the sidewalk between the sacred and the profane are compared and teach art to children and young part of the celebrations of Maria SS. Sorrows (7-15 September), venerated in the church of the same name in the town of Ischia, island residents and tourists will have the opportunity to enjoy Pavement that of oestrus, with their colors during the afternoon and evening of Saturday, 13 and Sunday, September 14, will paint on large tables, characteristic landscapes, Saints and Madonnas of the island d 'Ischia. The Neapolitan School of Pavement, will bring in the narrow streets of the village Arso, teachers and students madonnari from Campania and from other European countries. A workshop for children of 4th and 5th grade and middle schools (for a maximum of 25 boys) will characterize the event. The association "Neapolitan School of Pavement" was born in 1999 in fact, but it is formally in 2007 with the aim of protecting the tradition and promote the role of madonnaro. Founded by madonnaro Gennaro Troia, along with other artists, associates today many masters of chalk. The art of madonnari is an ancient tradition of the territories of Campania and Puglia; it is the subject of studies in various disciplines and topic of the thesis. The Neapolitan School of Pavement, in addition to teach courses in their seats, is collaborating with other schools through internships with both universities in the writing of the thesis. Overseas events, competitions and events with this art are called "Italian street painting." L 'association with various types of projects designed to enhance and promote the artistic figure of the pavement artist, has been present for years in the animation outdoors in corporate communications and advertising all over the country and abroad. The Neapolitan School of Pavement has excelled also in the national and international, bringing his workshop, this ancient art, even to the underprivileged children of territories such as Palestine or Romania, and participating in artistic encounters in France, the Netherlands and other places across the border. In an effort to introduce young people to the tradition of the art of chalk, which according to many is no longer visible on the street, as it once was, the committee of the celebrations of Maria SS. Sorrows - Ischia in collaboration with the parish of Santa Maria Assunta and the patronage of the Municipality of Ischia 'appointment in the village of Ischia Ponte Arso - Via Champault, Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 September. Ischia International Festival of Pavement by the "Neapolitan School of Pavement" Feast of Maria SS. Sorrows / 13 - September 14, 2014 Schedule: September 13 - Via Champault / Piazzetta A. Ritmann - hours 16:00 to 18:00: workshops for children of 4th and 5th grade and middle schools (for a maximum of 25 children). - 18:00 - 24:00: realization of works by masters of chalk - theme: landscapes of Ischia. September 14 - Via Champault / Piazzetta A. Rittmann 18:00 - 24:00 realization of works by masters of chalk - Theme: Saints and Madonnas worshiped on the 'Island of Ischia info and registration workshop: Luigi: 339 84 56 879 - firstname.lastname@example.org Alessia: 349 65 53 976 - email@example.com Registration fee: 10 € Per info on madonnari contact the Cultural Association of the Neapolitan School of Pavement Tel. & Fax: 0810330687 Cell 3382191888 .: - firstname.lastname@example.org - www.madonnari.org.