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Thanks Marina!

2009 – It all began 9 years ago when Marina Abramović won the “Lorenzo Il Magnifico” Lifetime Achievement Award at the 7th Florence Biennale and presented her Manifesto for the first time at the Fortezza da Basso. She was intense in her being an artist, in her interpreting and giving meaning to every word. She …

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Thomas de Falco - RED
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Thomas De Falco – RED

“Beauty will save the world”, Fyodor Dostoevsky professed this thought in The Idiot and The Brothers Karamazov, and after more than a century, it seems to be the only sentence that reassured the art world after the terroristic attacks in Paris of November 13th. For a strange coincidence in the same evening at the Marino Marini …

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Photography: FINE IS ART. 25 Scatti d’Autore

While the Italian art world for some days is migrating to Turin for the art fair Artissima, I prefer to go against the flow, recommending an interesting event for the lovers of photography: the opening of FINE IS ART. 25 Scatti d’autore, the exhibition that tells the nearly 40 years of the Center Chrome of …

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Fabio Viale – PUNK

I think tattoos are horrible. It’s like living in a Pucci dress full-time. If you’re young and tight, maybe it’s OK, but … Karl Lagerfeld about tattoos Personally I hate tattoos. I do not like them and I’m not at least attracted by them, especially if they’re just due to a temporary trend, rather than a …

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Tamara de Lempicka exhibition in Turin

Until August 30th the exhibition “Tamara de Lempicka”, produced by 24 ORE Cultura and Arthemisia Group, turns the Palazzo Chiablese in Turin into a documentary catalog in which photographs, newspaper clippings, magazine covers, drawings, films and paintings, unmask every secret of the great painter. Room by room, the curator Gioia Mori analyzes episodes and themes …

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Dolci trionfi e finissime piegature

For the Expo 2015, Florence invites you to a special dinner in its museums, and also a wedding! No joke, this is the theme of the latest exhibition at the Galleria Palatina of Palazzo Pitti that propose the sumptuous wedding feast of Maria de ‘Medici and Henry IV of France, so far from the convivial …

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Exhibition – JACOPO LIGOZZI “PITTORE UNIVERSALISSIMO”

Until September 28th the iconic Sala Bianca of Palazzo Pitti in Florence will host Jacopo Ligozzi “PITTORE UNIVERSALISSIMO”, the exhibition curated by Alessandro Cecchi, Lucilla Conigliello, Marzia Faietti in collaboration with Anna Bisceglia and Giorgio Marini, that for the first time showcases the wide activity of the Veronese painter Jacopo Ligozzi in the Florentine panorama. …

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Art – Novecento mai visto, From Albers to Warhol to (now)

On March 7th, I went to the Santa Giulia Museum in Brescia for the press-preview of the exhibition “Novecento mai visto: From Albers to Warhol to (now)” that until June 30, brings for the first time in Italy 230 works from the private collection of the historic German automotive group Daimler.     Michael Sailstorfer, …

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