The Quercus Wood and Rocco, the giant Owl

A thematic itinerary that starts from the entrance of San Pietro in Vincoli and develops on three levels to climb up to Rocco, the panoramic giant Owl.

A portal introduces in the magical world of the fable that is presented to the visitor in a book supported by a rough coat of rock with three fingers, a first clue that suggests the invitation to the imagination.

Different creatures will appear along the way, some inspired by autochthonous floral species and all made in synergy between artists of the "Borgo" and artisans of Bienno, the works decline the materials principles of the territory wood, stone and iron.

Resting on a ledge, supported by a tree stands Quercus, the wise and powerful protector of the Wood. 

PLEASE NOTE that these art installations are purely decorative, and NOT interactive. The administration does not take responsibility for damages caused by visitors’ misconduct.

The "Bosco di Quercus" and "Rocco, the giant Owl" are the projects of Daniela Gambolò & Alberto Dalla Valle Art (Borgo degli artisti Bienno), realized thanks to the collaboration with the Municipality of Bienno, the Bienno Turismo Office, the group CAI of Bienno and the MTB Valcamonica Association.