The House - Fernando Melani studio is located in the historic center of Pistoia and is part of the Civic Museums. La Casa - the study is dedicated to the artist Fernando Melani Pistoia and can be considered an excellence of contemporary art. In 1987 it was purchased by the city of Pistoia along with more than 2,800 works. With the subsequent restoration of the building and some of the works contained it was possible to re-open the museum. The artist Fernando Melani reflects his research and his experience in the major art movements of the second half of the twentieth century: the poor art, minimal art and conceptual art. The works are arranged along the walls of the house - Studio, as it was conceived by the artist after their completion. In 2005 the collection has been enriched thanks to the legacy of Donatella Guintoli was composed of 148 works of Fernando Melani. The exhibition tells the story, the artistic activities, materials testing and Melani artist's thought.