In Tuscany, Villa Lena Brings Creatives of All Kinds Together

In Tuscany, Villa Lena Brings Creatives of All Kinds Together

On a warm summer night this past July, an illustrator, a textile designer, a painter, a filmmaker, and a singer gathered around an al fresco dinner table in a remote corner of Tuscany. The menu had been hand-drawn by the illustrator, the tablecloth dyed by the designer, and the soundtrack provided by the singer who crooned over the rattle of forks and conversation. As plates of roasted peaches and ice cream were cleaned and the urge to dance set in, the painter began to DJ. A week before, the group hadn’t known each other. Read more