Neri & Scheggia in Galleria is a comics story Tuono Pettinato set at the Galleria dell’Accademia in Florence.
Today is art homework delivery day, so well-known idler Neri, in his last year of middle school, decides the best thing to do is skip school. But waddaya know, wandering round Florence he finds himself in a museum. Actually, it’s not bad, this Galleria dell’Accademia! It’s full of weird and funny guys: some painter called “the Splinter” takes him around, Michelangelo and Giambologna can’t stop arguing, David acts like a popstar and has plenty of stories to tell… And in the end – surprise, surprise! – Neri happens upon a whole section dedicated to musical instruments: guys, it’s time to start a band!