PROJECT ART WORKS for Change

Reading time: 4 minutes Walking down the seaside in East Sussex during the pandemic you could pass by the windows of Hastings Contemporary and enjoy the show of Project Art Works. It is no news for the art world to visit a gallery without entering it. However, this time national lockdown was not a choice, and the show felt necessary to react to the hard … Continua a leggere PROJECT ART WORKS for Change

Turner Prize: British Artists Only

Reading time: 4 minutes The Turner Prize is named after British Romantic painter J.M.W. Turner (1775-1851), one of the most innovative and controversial artists in his days, who expressed a wish to establish a prize for young artists. His radical approach to art, inspired the initiative – signed by the Patrons of New Art (benefactors associated with the Tate Gallery) under the direction of Alan … Continua a leggere Turner Prize: British Artists Only

Recensione: Nel vivaio delle comete di Carlo Ossola

tempo di lettura: 4 minuti “Nam Sibyllam quidem Cumis ego ipse oculis meis Vidi in ampulla pendere, et cum illi pueri dicerent: Σιβυλλα τι θελεις; respondebat illa: αποθανειν θελω.” AVENDO GLI DEIrovesciato i pollici, io vestitodi corteccia,raggiungo i più bassi rampichini, presto èoggi, per sempre le marcature,la masnada dei raggi,pervengono, danzando,oltre l’antimateria,fino a te,nel vivaio delle comete. Ritrovatomi assieme a due amici in uno dei miei luoghi … Continua a leggere Recensione: Nel vivaio delle comete di Carlo Ossola

Booker Prize 2021: Bewilderment by Richard Powers

estimated reading time: 4 minutes They share a lot, astronomy and childhood. Both are voyages across huge distances. Both search for facts beyond their grasp. Both theorize wildly and let possibilities multiply without limits. Both are humbled every few weeks. Both operate out of ignorance. Both are mystified by time. Both are forever starting out. Richard Powers’ Bewilderment makes you think, it leaves a mark. … Continua a leggere Booker Prize 2021: Bewilderment by Richard Powers

Medieval Heritage of Serbia: Studenica, Mother of all Sanctities

Tempo di lettura: 5 minuti Serbia is one of those European countries that is often overlooked. Still, it has a lot of its heritage to offer to curious tourists.One of the most important architectural monuments dating from medieval times is the monastery of Studenica. It is often referred to as the “Mother of all Sanctities.” In it, the Orthodox Church of Serbia got its independence … Continua a leggere Medieval Heritage of Serbia: Studenica, Mother of all Sanctities