contemporary art galleries in florence, italy

If you visit Florence as a tourist, you probably don’t come for the contemporary art, as much for its rich reserve of Renaissance art and history. But Florence is a dynamic and creative city with young art students and professional artists inspired by their environment. Numerous famous artists such as Francesco Clemente, Bill Viola and… Read More contemporary art galleries in florence, italy

chi ha paura…? jewelry exhibition @ “vicenzaoro” (vicenza, italy)

“As part of Italy’s leading gold and jewellery fair ‘Vicenzaoro‘, 21 – 25 May 2011 in the city of Vicenza, an unprecedented retrospective of the chi ha paura…? collection will be on exhibit. For the occasion 3 naval containers located at Vicenza’s central city square will be turned into a special exhibition space presenting the entire CHP… Read More chi ha paura…? jewelry exhibition @ “vicenzaoro” (vicenza, italy)

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC

I was in NYC last week and made a point to see this spectacular exhibition of work by the late British fashion designer, Alexander McQueen, who died in 2010 at the age of 40 by suicide. Not knowing quite, what to expect, I was drawn into the retrospective with curiosity, wonder, and admiration. The first… Read More Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC