Tag: art

New York, Sangiuliano at the restitution ceremony of 19 works of art

New York, Sangiuliano at the restitution ceremony of 19 works of art New York, Sangiuliano at the restitution ceremony of 19 works of art

Mission to New York for the Minister of Culture, Gennaro Sangiuliano. After participating in the Columbus Day celebrations, government representative Meloni spoke at the headquarters of the Consulate General of Italy, together with the Manhattan District Attorney, Alvin Bragg, at a ceremony for the restitution of 19 works of classical art, illegally stolen from Italy […]

Emmanuel Macron confirmed that Botero was “in itself an exaggeration”

Emmanuel Macron confirmed that Botero was “in itself an exaggeration” Emmanuel Macron confirmed that Botero was “in itself an exaggeration”

The late Colombian artist Fernando Botero “was an exaggeration in itself,” said Saturday the Elysee Palacein a statement in which French President Emmanuel Macron paid tribute to the figure of the painter and sculptor and his relationship with France. The note recalls the beginnings of the “gloomy-eyed” teenager Botero who sold his drawings of bullfight […]

Fernando Botero passed away

Fernando Botero passed away Fernando Botero passed away

Famous Colombian sculptor Fernando Botero, known worldwide for the voluminous human figures he represented in his works, passed away today at the age of 91. The news, announced by Colombian President Gustavo Petro, was also confirmed by the Colombian newspaper ‘El Tiempo’, which described Botero as “the greatest Colombian artist of all time”. The death […]

Fernando Botero passed away

Fernando Botero passed away Fernando Botero passed away

Famous Colombian sculptor Fernando Botero, known worldwide for the voluminous human figures he represented in his works, passed away today at the age of 91. The news, announced by Colombian President Gustavo Petro, was also confirmed by the Colombian newspaper ‘El Tiempo’, which described Botero as “the greatest Colombian artist of all time”. The death […]

Culture, Sangiuliano asks the Louvre to return archaeological finds

Culture, Sangiuliano asks the Louvre to return archaeological finds Culture, Sangiuliano asks the Louvre to return archaeological finds

Italy asks the Louvre Museum to return seven precious archaeological finds, including an amphora with a black background (dating from the 5th century) attributed to the “Berlin Painter”, an unidentified artist, absolute master of Hellenic ceramics. The news reverberated on the pages of «Le Monde», confirmed among other things by the Museum that bought them, […]

Mayor Verde provides financial support to plant-loving ecosexuals

Mayor Verde provides financial support to plant-loving ecosexuals Mayor Verde provides financial support to plant-loving ecosexuals

The decision by France’s mayor of Lyon to subsidize a performance by ‘ecosexual’ artists, artists who make love to plants, with public money, a gesture designed as a form of struggle for the good of the planet, is causing controversy. The controversy sparked when the representative of the Républicains, Pierre Oliver, shared a video from […]

Art, the battle of the Brothers of Italy against vulgar gadgets is ready

Art, the battle of the Brothers of Italy against vulgar gadgets is ready Art, the battle of the Brothers of Italy against vulgar gadgets is ready

The most beautiful country in the world. Few people know that in Italy there are more than half of the most valuable works of art in the world. A heritage that our country does not always properly respect. The senator of the Brothers of Italy, Paolo Marcheschi, is convinced of this, announcing a battle on […]

Karol G shined in her presentation on Saturday Night Live

Karol G shined in her presentation on Saturday Night Live Karol G shined in her presentation on Saturday Night Live

A whole ‘Bichota’. Paisa singer Karol G continues to reap success and now she has brought a Latin flavor to one of the most important comedy shows in the United States, Saturday Night Live, in which she appeared on Saturday night. The interpreter from Provence took part in a comedy sketch with the famous actress […]

Record auction, Mondrian painting sells for $51 million

Record auction, Mondrian painting sells for $51 million Record auction, Mondrian painting sells for  million

Record auction for the master of abstract art Piet Mondrian: his composition no. II was sold for $51 million by Sotheby’s in New York. It was purchased by an Asian collector whose identity has not been revealed. A sale more unique than rare, “a once-in-a-generation event,” commented Julian Dawes, Head of Impressionist and Modern Art […]

Microsoft co-founder’s art collection up for auction

Microsoft co-founder’s art collection up for auction Microsoft co-founder’s art collection up for auction

paul allen © Steve Dykes/AFP (file) Author: Lusa Christie’s auction house hopes to set a new record of more than a billion dollars with the sale of the art collection of the late Microsoft co-founder, Paul Allen. The auction, scheduled for November in New York, includes more than 150 works, including the painting “La montagne […]

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