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The rediscovered documentary: the film on Henri Cartier Bresson by Giorgio Bocca

The rediscovered documentary: the film on Henri Cartier Bresson by Giorgio Bocca

Undisputed master of modern photography, portraitist, narrator of the entire history of the twentieth century, called "the eye of the century," theorist of the decisive instant, founder of the world's most famous photo agency, Magnum: definitions are...
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Tale of an evening at the Uffizi. What the museum looks like at sunset (and what visitors think of it)

Tale of an evening at the Uffizi. What the museum looks like at sunset (and what visitors think of it)

It is inevitable: thinking about how many people storm the Uffizi during daylight hours can inhibit the desire to visit one of the most beautiful and important museums we have in Italy. So many people may feel discouragement and even a certain nervou...
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Venice Biennale, here's how much the pavilions cost (but so many countries prefer not to say)

Venice Biennale, here's how much the pavilions cost (but so many countries prefer not to say)

How much do the national pavilions of the Venice Biennale cost? The outlay that all countries, every two years, correspond to participate in the world's leading contemporary art exhibition is no small thing: however, very few countries are willing to...
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Venice Biennale 2024, the top 10 best national pavilions in our opinion

Venice Biennale 2024, the top 10 best national pavilions in our opinion

La Biennale di Venezia is preparing to open its doors to the public for its 60th International Art Exhibition, titled Stranieri Ovunque - Foreigners Everywhere, curated by Adriano Pedrosa and produced by La Biennale di Venezia. The event will take pl...
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Here are the images of the Italian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2024

Here are the images of the Italian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2024

First images of the Italian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale 2024: our country is proposing for the 60th edition the exhibition project Due qui / To Hear by Massimo Bartolini, curated by Luca Cerizza, with the assistance of Francesca Verga. The projec...
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Venice Biennale 2024, here are the first photos of the international exhibition

Venice Biennale 2024, here are the first photos of the international exhibition

First images from the Venice Biennale after press day, the day reserved for the press that anticipates the three-day preview before the major international exhibition finally opens its doors to the public (this year it will do so from April 20 to Nov...
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Miart 2024: how much do the works cost? Our selection of 15 works, with prices

Miart 2024: how much do the works cost? Our selection of 15 works, with prices

The twenty-eighth edition of Miart, the international modern and contemporary art fair in Milan organized by Fiera Milano, has opened, and as has been customary for some time now at contemporary art fairs, we asked some galleries for the price of som...
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Miart 2024, the 10 best booths at Milan's contemporary art fair

Miart 2024, the 10 best booths at Milan's contemporary art fair

Miart, Milan 's international modern and contemporary art fair organized by Fiera Milano, which is now in its 28th edition this year, the fourth directed by Nicola Ricciardi, is kicking off. In fact, from April 12 to 14, 181 galleries from 28 countr...
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In the beginning was the egg

In the beginning was the egg

From the Latin primitivus, "first in order of time," the term "primitive" is used to describe a period before the present. When early humans began to explore the land, seas, rivers and discover fire, their dawning was marked by a profound moment of ...
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TEFAF 2024, the world antiques fair ends. Here are the main sales with prices and photos

TEFAF 2024, the world antiques fair ends. Here are the main sales with prices and photos

The closing of the 37th edition of TEFAF Maastricht last night was met with consensus among exhibitors: the fair, after the Covid years, was reborn, and during its eight days of opening (March 8 to 14: read our report here), nearly 50,000 visitors ga...
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Reportage from TEFAF: a tour of ancient art at the 2024 edition of the Maastricht fair

Reportage from TEFAF: a tour of ancient art at the 2024 edition of the Maastricht fair

The European Fine Art Fair, TEFAF, a near-legendary annual event where everything takes on out-of-the-ordinary proportions, from the quantity of exhibitors to the turnout of the public to the mind-boggling bargaining figures. The numbers are impressi...
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Designer Manfredi della Gherardesca's eclectic collection goes up for auction.

Designer Manfredi della Gherardesca's eclectic collection goes up for auction.

Going up for auction on Wednesday, April 24, at the British house Dreweatts, is the collection of Count Manfredi della Gherardesca (1961 - 2022), a celebrated interior designer, collector, art dealer, and curator who passed away in 2022. The sale, ti...
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Has the war made Ukrainian art stronger? Report from a trip to Kiev

Has the war made Ukrainian art stronger? Report from a trip to Kiev

Returning by train from Kiev to Przemyśl and then on to Krakow, on a journey of more than fifteen hours overnight, I keep looking at the Air Raid Alert Map site that shows in real time the regions under risk of attack. It almost seems as if the r...
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A participatory museum site. The case of the MAR - Regional Archaeological Museum of Aosta.

A participatory museum site. The case of the MAR - Regional Archaeological Museum of Aosta.

Imagine a museum that is easy to understand, engaging for you and yours, requiring no specialized skills to interact with objects and content. Imagine a museum where you would feel comfortable, where you could find answers to varied questions that ar...
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Arte Fiera 2024, gallerists' views on the 50th anniversary edition

Arte Fiera 2024, gallerists' views on the 50th anniversary edition

Over 50,000 visitors, shared satisfaction, good feedback in terms of sales: the 50th anniversary edition of Arte Fiera in Bologna turned out to be one of the best in recent years. Confirmed, after last year's return, in the traditional venue of Bolog...
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Bologna, Arte Fiera 2024 starts: the 10 best stands according to Finestre Sull'Arte

Bologna, Arte Fiera 2024 starts: the 10 best stands according to Finestre Sull'Arte

Off to the 50th anniversary edition of Arte Fiera. The Bologna exhibition-market opened to the public today after a preview reserved for press and "VIPs," and celebrates an important anniversary this year. 171 galleries, a Main Section divided betwee...
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