Until 24 November, the city of Ravenna is being enlivend with events, exhibitions and meetings organized for the 6th edition ofthe “Contemporary Mosaic Biennial”: many institutional sites will host site-specific installations and exhibitions, thus becoming exceptional galleries where ancient and contemporary art meet in continuous and constant dialogue. The MAR – Museo d’Arte della Città di Ravennais currently hosting two major exhibitions showing how mosaic art lends itself to the most diverse interpretations: "Chuck Close. Mosaics" and "Riccardo Zangelmi. Forever Young" featuring mosaic portraits next to tapestries, photographs and prints; Palazzo Rasponi dalle Teste is hosting "Opere dalMondo" (Works from the World), an exhibition-competition curated by AIMC - International Association of Contemporary Mosaicists; while Classis - Museo della Città e del Territoriois presenting"Tessere di mare.Dal mosaico antico alla copia moderna" (Sea Tiles. From Ancient Mosaics to Modern Copies), an exhibition of Roman floor mosaics with marine subjects. Thanks to this event, Ravenna, the city of mosaics par excellence, lives an ongoing dialogue between past and present thanks to fascinating, suggestive contemporary solutions.
“Discovering Italian savoir-faire and artistic craftsmanship”, Wellmade’s itinerary among the artisan workshops in the centre of Bergamo, scheduled for Saturday 28 January from 10 a.m. to about 5 p.m., is part of the programme “La città in festa”, the inaugural days of Bergamo Brescia Capitale Italiana della Cultura, coordinated by the Department of Culture with […]
A free course for the creation of the Palazzo Litta brand: enrolment is open until Saturday 4 February for the “Bauhaus Barocco” workshop, devised for the MiC Lombardy Regional Secretariat and entrusted to the CorsiArte training body with the collaboration of Chiara Gatti, art historian, journalist and CorsiArte lecturer, and the scientific care of the […]
On the occasion of the presentation of the programme for Elefsina European Capital of Culture 2023, the Greek Deputy Minister of Culture, Nicholas Yatromanolakis, mentions: ‘We want to do something similar to the Italian projects of DoppiaFirma and Homo Faber, opening a hub. Among the many opportunities for the cultural, but also economic and social […]
Fifteen bags, part of the collection of the Domenico Michelucci Civic Museum of Straw and weaving in Signa, others donated or offered on temporary loan by private individuals, are the protagonists of the exhibition Sustainability at your fingertips. These are objects, together with hats, that distinguish the production of Signa and its territory, made of […]