Contemporary Art in Turin: the Cattelan factor on Artissima 2014 until January 11th 2015

Artissima 2014, the latest edition of the Turin contemporary Art Fair, left behind a few unresolved questions  as to whether the Cattelan Effect on the Fair has been the actual real organisers’ chef d’oeuvre. Maurizio Cattelan, the provocative “retired” artist who… Continue reading

Last chance to see @Serpentine Galleries: Cerith Wyn Evans and Trisha Donnelly

  For those of you who happen to be in London or intend to visit the city this weekend, my advice is not to miss out on the last chance to pop down… Continue reading

Camille Henrot – 55th Venice Art Biennale silver lion winner – on show at Gucci Museo in Florence

Gucci Museo, whose doors opened in Florence in September 2011 at the renovated 14th century Palazzo della Mercanzia in Piazza della Signoria, on October 3rd  earlier this month has launched a new show featuring the multi-award winner… Continue reading

Orticolario 2014: a horticultural show where gardening meets traditions, design and art

Villa Erba, one of the most elegant villas bordering Lake Como, has provided the scenery for the 6th edition of Orticolario, the first Italian horticultural event showcasing contemporary gardens together with flower displays, garden furniture… Continue reading

My review of the SS15 London Fashion Scout

Here you have some of the highlights from the SS15 London Fashion Scout, which oddly enough is held in the Freemasons Hall; oh well, odd for me at least, as it is the headquarter of the United Grand… Continue reading

Highlights from the SS15 London Fashion Week – 12/16 September 2014

With the SS15 London Fashion Week just closed and the glamorous fashion circus moved south to Milan and Paris, I can finally recap ideas and give my personal recount of the latest Fashion week in London. LFW SS15  has seen… Continue reading

Museo 900 in Florence: free entrance on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June 2014

The Museo 900, that has been launched in Florence only last Tuesday 24th June, is opening for a weekend of free visits today 28 June and tomorrow Sunday 29. This museum was first conceived… Continue reading

Trending at 86th Pitti Immagine in Florence (Art-wise): Italian susperstar artist Francesco Vezzoli on show at 3 house-museums

Internationally recognised as one of the leading Italian artists of his generation, Francesco Vezzoli is featuring in Vezzoli Primavera – Estate, a solo show that premiered on the opening day of the 86… Continue reading

The 9th edition of Fotografia Europea in Reggio Emilia – European Photography Festival extended to July 27th

  The Reggio Emilia 9th edition of FE Fotografia Europea, formerly closing on Sunday 15th June, has extended all the major exhibitions to July 27th thanks to the enormous critic and visitor success…So… Continue reading

Japanese artist Masaaki Miyasako’s first solo show in Italy on display at Palazzo Pitti in Florence

The sumptuous rooms of Palazzo Pitti’s Andito degli Angiolini are hosting Tourbillon, the first solo show in Italy of the Japanese artist Masaaki Miyasako. The exhibition will be on display at the Renaissance residence of the Medici family until… Continue reading