After the success of the "first" at the Galleria Gruppo Credito Valtellinese in Milan, the great Italian exhibition of Eadweard Muybridge (1830 - 1904), the photographer who "invented" the movement, influencing with its Degas images and artists of his time and anticipating the birth of cinema, come to the Galleria Credito Siciliano in Acireale, from 2 December 2016 to 19 February 2017. Muybridge, English emigrated to the United States, was the first professional approach to photography, documenting the powerful beauty of Yosemite National Park. Then the curiosity of a business man urged him to test the hypothesis whether, in the gallop, all four of the horse's legs resulted simultaneously raised from the ground, as he had painted, for example, French artist Théodore Géricault in painted The Derby at Epsom (1821).
“La Grande Bellezza – The Dream Factory”, progetto di mecenatismo contemporaneo per l’alto artigianato artistico, promosso da Starhotels in collaborazione con Fondazione Cologni, OMA-Osservatorio dei Mestieri d’Arte e Gruppo Editoriale, dopo il grande successo di pubblico ottenuto al Fuorisalone milanese 2023 sarà in mostra al Giardino Corsini (15/17 settembre, Firenze) con un allestimento inedito: il […]
As of September 4, applications are open to participate in “Una Scuola, un Lavoro. Percorsi di Eccellenza” (One School, One Job. Pathways to Excellence) the Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte’s training internships project. All public and private schools and training institutions in the artistic crafts sectors are invited to send in applications from their best […]
From Sept. 15 to 17, from 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Corsini Garden in Florence, “Crafts and Palace. Artisan workshops and their commissions” will give life, also in this XXIX edition, to a new visual narrative revealing different perspectives of savoir faire through the dialogue of the great protagonists of this 2023: Métiers […]
In this year, the artist and the Manifattura Fornaci di San Lorenzo, in Borgo San Lorenzo, Mugello, are the protagonists of initiatives that follow one another to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Galileo Chini’s birth and the variety of his work among painting, ceramics, stained glass and architectural decorations that express, although with different materials, […]