At the base of the Foundation's heritage are some works donated by artists close to the Casa dello Spirito e delle Arti that contribute to representing its spirit and mission. Like the Crucifix by Mimmo Paladino and the work "Kairos" by Pietro Coletta (which together form an ideal diptych: "Death and resurrection of Man" ); the composition "La Voce dei sommersi" by Ennio Morricone inspired by the Lampedusa Cross

the barbed wire strings Violin by Jannis Kounellis , the last work created by the great Greek artist during his life to give voice to the condition of the prisoners, to whom the musician Carlo Crivelli dedicated the composition "The Kounellis’ Violin".

The "Cristo Spezzato" by Mimmo Paladino

The artist Mimmo Paladino has donated the "Il Cristo Spezzato" (The Broken Christ) artwork to support the "Il Senso del Pane" project.

Here you can read the article about the Paladino's artwork that has been donated to Pope Francis by the italian artist.

Among the other names in the collection are those of Alda MeriniGetulio AlvianiMichelangelo PistolettoCarlo CrivelliErmanno OlmiGianna NanniniCarla Accardi.