our story starts in the mid 1950s, 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
Romolo starts a twenty-year collaboration with Maestro Giacomo Manzù.
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.
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.
Romolo teaches the art of molding and casting at the Art Department of the University of California, Santa Cruz.
making of the Model of the Operà by Garnier at the Musée d'Orsay in Paris
we work for the series Made in Heaven by Jeff Koons
from these years starts a long collaboration with the Capitoline Museums in Rome
we make numerous casts for the collection of the Museum für Abgüsse Klassischer Bildwerke in Munich
Andrea Felice establish the new brand FeliceCalchi - plaster casts & sculptures
our casts at the British Museum in London
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
our cast of Augustus of Primoporta is part of the plaster collection of the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archeology in Oxford
one of the greatest masterpieces of all time is acquired in our Gypsotheca
our casts at Hokkaido Date City Institute of Funkawan in Japan
Andrea Felice restores the marble masterpieces of Perseus with Medusa, Creugante and Damosseno in the Vatican Museums
we make the states for the movie Il Peccato il furore di Michelangelo by Konchalovskiy
we collaborate with major fashion houses such as Chanel, Prada, Laura Biagiotti, Bulgari and Jil Sander