Timeline

1956

the Cinecittà years

Romolo Felice began, very young, his career at Cinecittà Studios, working on the sets of the major Kolossals such as Ben Hur, Cleopatra, the 10 Commandments

1968

Giacomo Manzù

Romolo starts a twenty-year collaboration with Maestro Giacomo Manzù.

1970

the Workshop

Romolo opens the mold and casting Workshop in Rome. Over the years he will work for hundreds of sculptors and artists including Emilio Greco, Pericle Fazzini, Jeff Koons, Cy Twombly.

1973

Federico Fellini

Romolo meets the Italian directorFederico Fellini in Cinecittà, from this moment he will work on the scenographies of all the films by the great artist.

1978

in the United States of America

Romolo teaches the art of molding and casting at the Art Department of the University of California, Santa Cruz.

1985

at Musée d'Orsay

making of the Model of the Operà by Garnier at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris

1990

Jeff Koons

we work on the works of the series Made in Heaven by Jeff Koons

1995

the Capitoline Museum

from these years the long collaboration with the Capitoline Museums becomes very close

2003

Abgüsse Klassischer Bildwerke of Munich

we make numerous casts for the collection of the Museum für Abgüsse Klassischer Bildwerke in Munich

2004

a new brand is born

Andrea Felice establish the new brand FeliceCalchi - plaster casts & sculptures

2008

the British Museum

our casts at the British Museum in London

2008

Sharing Studies

Andrea starts his collaboration with the International Association for the Conservation and Promotion of Gipsoteche. In the same year he was appointed correspondent for Italy.

2010

Ashmolean Museum in Oxford

our cast of Augustus of Primoporta is part of the plaster collection of the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archeology in Oxford

2010

the Laocoon

One of the greatest masterpieces of all time is acquired in our Gypsotheca.

2014

in Japan

our casts at Hokkaido Date City Institute of Funkawan in Japan

2015

Antonio Canova

Andrea Felice restores the marble masterpieces of Perseus with Medusa, Creugante and Damosseno in the Vatican Museums

62
Years on the Making of Casts and Sculptures
13
tons of plaster each year
3
tons of silicon rubber each year
2553
Sculptures in our Collection
585
Casts from antique originals
0
Digital replicas 3d
255
artists with whom we have worked until today
46
museums with which we have worked until today
39
art academies are using our casts
33
countries in the world where we have ship during last 10 years
4
continents achieved
1
craft with passion