Potenza, Italy, is one of Denver’s many sister cities around the world. But unlike some of the others, Potenza makes sense as a civic sibling, because a lot of Denver’s nineteenth-century Italian immigrants came from there. In fact, the Potenza Lodge social club was founded here in 1899 and was made up entirely of those who hailed from the Italian town.What makes this relevant to the visual arts is an untitled exhibit at the Golden Triangle’s Bayeux Gallery that highlights rugs, weaving and paintings by the students and faculty of the Istituto Statale D’Arte in Potenza. The show is being co-hosted by Denver’s Po... More >>>