Mara Guerrini,in 2008 on show at "Villa Cavazza" in Modena "Precious Silks",a festival of clothes and accessories,accompanied by the presentation of a video that underlines the particular pictorial technique used by the artist for painting on precious silk handmades.
The journey of silk voile from the Renaissance Bologna nowadays.
Since 2002 every year she participates in "Crafts at Palace", Craftsmen and their patrons, a festival held at Palazzo Corsini in Florence
In November the city of Bologna devotes to the artist an important exhibition mounts in the Museum Rooms of Baraccano,named "Mara Guerrini's workshop".Monographic exhibition and laboratories: watercolour-ceramics -painting on silk.
With a catalogue by Gian Luigi Zucchini-Emanuele Gaudenzi. Collateral events:
Lecture "Bologna of water and silk" by the "Industrial Patrimony Museums"
Round Table conference around women’s themes: Mara Guerrini meets Simona Lembi( Councillor,of equal culture and opportunities for the Bologna Provincial Council)
The exhibition activities in 2009 begin with the participation in the manifestation "Fruits,Water,Castles" at Strassoldo Castle (Udine)
One-man exhibition in Monzuno (Bo) entitled "Lights, Memories, Enchantments" paintings -ceramics-silk.
To underline the different aspects of the artist's personality the art critic Gian Luigi Zucchini,will hold a meeting about : Poetry-Colours- Music in Mara Guerrini's painting.
Bologna, "Artelibro Palazzo Re Enzo“
Presentation of the Artist's Book entitled:
Ecstasy....armoning the hands of beauty. Words, dreams, marks colours by Mara Guerrini. Dedicated to woman’s beauty in continuous dialogue between Renaissance and contemporaneity.
September 2009, the "Museums Night" in Budrio, S.Agata's church.
Installation and performance, silks painting by Mara Guerrini,with an organ concert by Municipal Museums of Budrio, director Lorella Grossi. In October will follow still in Budrio (Bo),one-man at exhibition Palazzo Medosi Fracassati, Pink Room, Paintings on paper-Watercolours.