Concentus study group was established in 2016 by decision of the Tokyo headquarter of Sogetsu School ikebana.
The founders Luca Ramacciotti and Lucio Farinelli became masters of ikebana in 2010 and since then have continued teaching and kept on realising arrangements and installations, over time new teachers joined them. Their works have featured in international publications, catalogs of exhibitions and magazines. They have been guests in RAI and SKY television broadcasts. They are member of STA (Sogetsu teachers association).
The atmosphere is international and pleasantly multicultural, members of the group reside in different Italian regions and also abroad, for this reason Concentus Study Group realizes exhibitions, demonstrations, conferences, courses, workshops throughout Italy
Concentus Study Group teachers
Luca Ramacciotti – 枝音 – Shion
Roma – Toscana
Concentus Study Group Chairperson, theather stage director and set designer, he has directed several opera performances in Italy and abroad in some of them he realised ikebana arrangemts for the scenography. Blogger: Luca Ramacciotti
Lucio Farinelli – 冬花 – Toka
Roma – Umbria
Concentus Study Group Co – chairperson, site creator, civil engineer with post degree studies in architecture at the University of Helsinki. President of Rome Ikebana International chapter
Silvia Barucci – 氣息龍 – Kisokuryu
Advertising and editorial graphic, designs and realizes the graphic materials of Concentus Study Group. She cultivates tropical orchids and has designed a patented vase (Florero) for their cultivation at home