Baroque suspensions under the Tuscan sky: Transe Express at Visionaria – Prato

Last night the Tuscan late summer season was mesmerised by the baroque-ish Calder-like acrobatics of the French pioneers of street-art Transe Express Company. Last night’s creation featured 6 artists – a singer, a trapeze… Continue reading

Last chance to see The Yellow Wallpaper @Cob Gallery – Camden, London

Earlier a couple of weeks ago I attended a very inspiring gallery talk, given by Natasha Hoare and Roxie Warder, co-curators of  ‘The Yellow Wallpaper’, a group exhibition closing today the Cob Studios & Gallery. The visit offered a powerful… Continue reading

Opening Week at the Serpentine Gallery: Garden Pavilion 2012 by Herzog & de Meuron and Ai Wei Wei

On June 1st the Serpentine Gallery launched the new Pavilion as the twelfth in the series since the first commission in 2000. The design is the result of Swiss duo Herzog & de Meuron and Chinese… Continue reading

Florence like New York: Bob Dylan’s Week

Vorrei segnalare un evento organizzato dallo studio di architettura Studio A di Firenze e curato dall’architetto Fabio Ramelli: sabato 26 maggio lo studio ha ospitato la performance dal titolo “Blowing in the wind… Continue reading

V&A Museum launches today “Ballgowns: British Glamour since 1950”

A spectacular exhibition is opening today at the V&A Museum in the newly redesigned Fashion Galleries of the museum: “Ballgowns – British Glamour since 1950“. The show, spanning 60 years of British fashion, features more… Continue reading

Smashing show at the Sadler’s Wells Theatre last night

One of France’s most successful choreographers, Angelin Preljocaj went on show with his 25 dancers company at Sadler’s Wells Theatre until last night: they performed his award-winning 2008 adaptation of the Brothers Grimm fairytale, Snow White. This… Continue reading

Opening today at Pertwee Anderson & Gold Gallery – Soho, London

A new exhibition is opening today at Pertwee Anderson & Gold Gallery in the heart of London’s Soho, featuring new photographic work by Alexander James: “A beautiful announcement of death”. In this new body… Continue reading

Last chance to see in London : RESISTANCE Subverting the camera

RESISTANCE Subverting the camera opend in London on 18th April at The Fine Art Society Contemporary, 148 New Bond St. This group exhibition features a number of international artists exploring the photographic techniques through the rejection of the… Continue reading

Oxford Historical Dance Society presents: Dances from the 16th century Italian Renaissance

If you want to experience historical dance, costumed performances and unusual and yet philological entertainment in historical settings, join special events and celebrations or simply learn more about Italian Renaissance historical context, then come and… Continue reading

Back on track and……Last Chance to see in London (Contemporary Art Gallery-wise)

It’s time to get things back on track and resume my blogging work activity at last! I took a long though just temporary break from the recording of landmark events and cultural facts as… Continue reading