Silvia Zacchello’s work is based on the art of recycling and restoring furniture and vintage objects, particularly chairs. After an initial repairing, the chairs are entirely painted, with motifs and themes inspired by Pop Art, comics and vintage graphics
February 1960 – Four black students begin a sit in at the Woolworth’s lunch counter. This sparked a movement throughout the South. Six months later, the same four students are served at the Woolworths counter.