Brazilian artist Jonathas De Andrade Looking for Jesus at Museo Marino Marini in Florence until June 26 2014

Brazilian artist Jonathas De Andrade‘s installation Procurando Jesus/Looking for Jesus, consisting of 20 photographs, wall paintings, 16 works in acrylic, hand written white charts, a tray with dates and an urn, opened yesterday in Florence… Continue reading

Family Matters – Opening in Florence at Strozzina Centre for Contemporary Culture. Is the contemporary family a sanctuary or a nightmare?

FAMILY MATTERS Portraits and experiences of family today ¦ opened on March 14th at the Strozzina Centre for Contemporary Culture in Florence. The Strozzina Centre, as part of the major exhibition centre Strozzi Palace, is the… Continue reading

Affordable Art Fair Milan 6 – 9 March 2014: what should we expect from a low-cost art fair?

The Affordable Art Fair Milan opened its doors to the public on Thursday 6th March, after a crowded private view on Wednesday evening. Superstudio Piu’, the Tortona Creative District venue, hosts the 4th edition of… Continue reading

Colori e Musica – Personale di Aldo Lanciano in mostra a Firenze presso il palazzo del Consiglio Regionale della Toscana fino al 18 Ottobre 2013

Lo scorso venerdi 4 Ottobre ho avuto il grande piacere di presentare, insieme al Vice Presidente del Consiglio Regionale della Toscana Giuliano Fedeli, Colori e Musica, la mostra dell’artista milanese di origini toscane Aldo… Continue reading

Chinese artist Zhang Huan’s exhibit re-opens Forte Belvedere in Florence after a 5-year halt: can Mayor Matteo Renzi boost Florence’s reputation as a contemporary culture hub?

Earlier last July a grateful crowd of Florentines invaded the awesome terraces of the 16th century Forte Belvedere to celebrate the re-opening of the hill-top fort after 2 tragic accidents had caused the closure of the entire… Continue reading

Giant bright blue cockerel erected on 4th plinth in London’s Trafalgar Square

Yesterday London mayor Boris Johnson unveiled Katharina Fritsch’s Hahn/Cock, the latest artwork to fill Trafalgar square’s fourth plinth. (Photo courtesy BBC)   The statue, an ultramarine blue 4,7 m high rooster, replaces Elmgreen and Dragset’s Powerless… Continue reading

On Chelsea Flower Show and Conceptual Gardens: what is it all about?….

Would you believe that the picture below is not showing the crowd of football fans in front of the Arsenal Stadium but the hundreds of people who packed the main alley of the Chelsea Flower Show earlier last May? A visit… Continue reading

A touch of the Florence vibe on show at the thriving Hong Kong Contemporary 2013

I’m delighted to announce that Washing Line _03, one of the 12 exclusive photos shown in Florence as part of  the exhibit “A Sea of Awareness“, has been chosen as official image of the… Continue reading

Cindy Sherman: Early Works @Gucci Museo in Florence January 11 – June 9 2013

A crowded space at the glamorous Museo Gucci in Florence hosted the launch of Cindy Sherman: Early Works, a new project curated by jewellery designer Francesca Amfitheatrof, thanks to Francois Pinault, as the third contemporary art exhibition organised… Continue reading

The Armory Show – New York Piers 92&94 March 7h-10h 2013

The centennial edition of the leading New York’s art fair The Armory Show has seen its inauguration on March 6th, when the Mayor of New York, Michael R. Bloomberg has launched the event during… Continue reading