A new deck of playing cards

BSV is back on business

L'attentat d'Orsini devant la façade de l'Opéra le 14 janvier 1858, Romano Vittori

This time we will proceed a little differently. We will immediately involve the community that was created around the first project and we will develop all the work by documenting it live and collecting feedback from the public. In this way, we hope to arrive at the launch of the next crowdfunding supported by a good number of people who are already interested and maybe this time we will reach the goal.

The project officially starts today, with this fact sheet on the site. At the bottom of this text, I will place the diary with updates on the progress of the work. On BSV’s social networks, Facebook page, and Instagram account, I will post creative content, research ideas, and materials related to the process.

Finally, I will come back to edit and enrich this page with new content as we reach a major milestone in the program. Speaking of the program, at the moment the idea is to complete the work by the end of the summer and launch the campaign in the summer or early autumn at the latest.


December 1st, 2023

We just published online the official web page of the project. We invite you all to follow the design process on that page: Le sovversive. Also, project enters the Execution phase.

Besides it is available the company page for “BSV carte per gioco”, our designing playing cards entity, check it out. 

September 29th, 2023

Official logo of Le Sovversive is ready.

September 3rd, 2023

The characters of Le Sovversive in this composition: in anarchist order, how could it be otherwise: Paolo Lega, Giovanni Pianori, Argentina Altobelli, Felice Orsini, Francesco Pezzi, Domenico Francolini, Luisa Minguzzi, Errico Malatesta, Giovanni Zirardini, Amilcare Cipriani , Maria Goia, Andrea Costa, Lodovico Nabruzzi, Pio Menghi, Virgilia D’Andrea, Armando Borghi. These 19th century men and women from Romagna will become the jacks, horse riders, kings and queens of our new deck of cards. 


February 23rd, 2023

The concept is clear: the political struggle among Romagna’s people in the Nineteenth century. Survey launched on socials to decide the name with the community:

February 16th, 2023

Let’s start. Just wrote the project sheet above and stated a few objectives and processes to follow this time. Let’s begin this journey.

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