Up to the 9th of April 2017, HangarBicocca (Milan) will host an exhibition of Turner Prize 2013 winner Laure Prouvost’s works. Curated by Roberta Tenconi, GDM – Grandad’s Visitor Center contains a plethora of installations and spectacular display techniques transforms the space into an eccentric
The appeal of this new exhibit area is not only in its modern and attractive structure but in the interactive display of design objects.
Although most people consider Georgia O’Keeffe the painter of skulls and flowers, the themes represented by her brushes are really varied.
Many have tried to frame Rome, to place it in a specific point in time or space, to define it. We know that this is not only impossible, but also that this is not meant to be.
The 15th Mostra Internazionale di Architettura is taking place in Venice till November 27 and, this year, the focus was the relationship between architecture and civil society.
Located in the Abruzzi, in Italy, Pescara is quite an important town. In is a harbor, a highly cultural area and a city of Italian poets, like Gabriele D’Annunzio. The event known as Fuori Uso, held every four years, is an example of the liveliness and vitality of this city.
James Hogg’s The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner is set in the Eighteenth Century, when the Enlightenment was in full swing.
Domon Ken captured the vast spectrum of emotions of Japanese people throughout almost 50 years
On show at the Fondazione Prada in Milan, the first Italian exhibition curated by the German artist Thomas Demand (b. 1964) approaches and develops the theme of stolen, re-used, or reenacted imagery.
If we talk about animation in Italy, Enzo D’Alò is definitely the first name to come up.
Yes. Monumenta 2016 at Grand Palais, Paris, is over. But some thoughts came out about the majestic installation of Huang Yong Ping, Empires, especially designed for the exhibition and shaped as a monumental reflection on the capitalist reality.
Yayoi Kusama: In Infinity, currently showing at Moderna Museet, in Stockholm, is the first major retrospective of the artist’s oeuvre being held in Scandinavia, with works presented dating from the 1950s to today.
What does Monday mean for you? Of course, it’s the beginning of the week, a working day, and almost everyone may link Mondays with daily routine. However, the French artist Camille Henrot (Paris, 1978) found a way to use a simple day as an allegory
For thirty years, Studio Ghibli has been one of the most important animation studios in the world. One of the first movies created by this studio is Grave of the Fireflies, directed by Isao Takahata, set during World War II and shows the terrible reality
Hilary Mantel manages to revive an epoch when plotting and scheming were essential components of everyday life. This holds especially true at Hampton Court, Henry VIII’s palace, where power has got to be seized and maintained, by fair means or foul.
Larraín, director of Tony Manero, Post Mortem and No, makes precise choices when approaching the topic of abuses or crimes perpretrated by members of the Church.
Pratt's comics and illustrations were the lens through which he explored and studied human relationships, which I found extremely interesting.
Film has always been an excellent way to talk about modern society, and some movies can give an interesting view of our times.
The exhibit is a touch of a reality that we might not really know. All the art works on exposition denounce an unbalanced change in the city, but also show creativity and great hope for the future.
Rather than addressing political meaning, the pieces investigate the relationship between history and its contradictory layers of meaning.
Arianna is the story of a nineteen-year-old intersexual person, castrated at the age of three and sex-reassigned through cosmetic surgery. Throughout the narration, the audience, along with Arianna (played by Ondina Quadri) discover that ‘she’ has been brought up as a single-gender identity, until the
The Last Will Be the Last (Gli ultimi saranno ultimi) is the second movie directed by Massimiliano Bruno, starring Paola Cortellesi andAlessandro Gassman, based on a play written by Bruno.
Rome. The performance that developed April 21 and 22 2016 along the banks of the River Tiber was an inspiring gift by South African artist William Kentridge for the birthday of the city of Rome.
Spring has come at last and amusement parks are opening back after the winter break. But why going to a Luna park when Carsten Höller's exhibition was freshly opened at the Pirelli HangarBicocca in Milan?
Instead of the usual Raphael, Leonardo, and the many other artists working in the well-known Florence and Rome, visitors can experience the artistic environment of a lesser known town by displaying the works of its main artists
The exhibition FRACTURES: The Multi-faceted Side of Unity (March 20 – March 28, 2016), is on show at the Scuderie Aldobrandini museum in Frascati (Rome), an historical 17th century building right in the heart of the city. A perfect example of the city's ability to
The fifth solo show of Richard Long at Galleria Lorcan O’Neill, on show until April 30, is dedicated to “mud paintings”. Executed between 2005 and 2016, the selection of works on exhibit involves the presence of mud on canvas, on wood, and on Fabriano paper.
The red walls of Dorothy Circus Gallery host the irreverent show of the American street artist Ron English (1966, Texas).
How can we describe Fernando Botero (1932-)’s art? One would say huge figures in movement, glowing faces, and joy. I believe that those definitions work.
However, also an artist like Botero, known for his fat and joyful characters, can deal with suffering. Between 2010 and 2012,
In case you did not know, the so-called ‘January blues’ is the feeling one enters once Christmas holidays are over and spring break is yet far off. The weather is cold, it rains most of the time, and streets are too crowded with sales-hunters to