Art & Culture

Barriques Museum the new Temple of Contemporary Art

Contemporary art has a new temple, it is called the Barriques Museum, a combination of Wine Art that was born thanks to the innovative genius of Professor Stefano Pizzi of the painting chair of the Academy of Fine Arts of Brera and Tenute Orestiadi

Le Marche celebrates Raffaello

This year marks the 500th anniversary of the death of Raphael Sanzio, an artist who began his career in Le Marche, in particular in his home town of Urbino

Immersive Van Gogh, a new art drive-in opens in Toronto

While museums try to start by respecting the safety distance between one painting and another, in Canada there are those who have thought of an alternative approach to bring citizens back to enjoy art and culture

Wall of Sound: Rock Photography at the heart of the Langhe hills

Let’s start from the name: Wall of Sound is a musical genre developed by record producer Phil Spector at the Gold Star Studios in Los Angeles. Spector was renowned for his unconventional ideas as to arrangements

Roger Corona, The Gentlemen of Italian Photography

Visitare l’Atelier di Roger Corona è una delle prime cose che si possono fare arrivando a Milano. Si trova a pochi passi dalla Stazione Centrale, in prossimità dello storico hotel Excelsior Gallia, sinonimo di ospitalità di alta classe

Art is back in Venice: three exhibits announced at Palazzo Grassi

In the marvelous, empty setting of Palazzo Grassi’s hall in Venice, Bruno Racine, the newly-appointed director of the Pinault Foundation in Venice, Palazzo Grassi and Punta della Dogana, met the press to discuss his future projects, particularly about the highly anticipated re-opening of the exhibition halls

Saudi Arabia, the Ad Diriyah Biennale will open in 2021

Next year, 2021, will see the inauguration of the Biennale in Ad Diriyah, an old town sitting on the banks of the Wadi Hanifa river in the Riyad governorate, which the Ministry of Culture has been trying to relaunch as a tourist site

Art emerges from the lockdown: Gilbert & George’s provocations in Locarno

Gilbert & George.The Locarno Exhibition, curated by the same authors and Rudy Chiappini, is open until 18 October in the Casa Rusca museum in the Swiss city. 60 impressive and disruptive canvases, divided into five groups, review the works created between 2008 and 2016, including Beard Pictures, where Gilbert & George are depicted with the face and body of a bright red, shaded and inscrutable eyes, surrounded by barbed wire fences, often in front of a black background that evokes emptiness.

Art in the time of the pandemic. The retrospective dedicated to Edward Hopper, underway in Basel

Art in the time of the pandemic. The retrospective dedicated to Edward Hopper, underway in Basel, Switzerland, is a good example of how artistic fruition changes due to the measures of prevention of infection

Bob Krieger, greetings to the Maestro

Tireless and passionate, linked to the history of Italian fashion, Bob Krieger has interpreted a particular and always recognizable idea of ​​portrait and has represented Italian Style in the world, especially in the period from the sixties to the nineties