fashion in italy: 150 years of elegance @ la venaria reale, torino

If you have a chance to get to Torino (Turin), Italy, there are numerous excellent museums to visit, including La Venaria Reale (the Royal Palace), about 10km from the city center.  I was there recently to see the exhibition Fashion in Italy: 150 Years of Elegance, on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of Italy’s Unification… Read More fashion in italy: 150 years of elegance @ la venaria reale, torino

“the clock” by christian marclay @ the venice biennale

There is still time to visit the 54th International Venice Biennale and see Christian Marclay‘s The Clock (2010), a masterfully edited film about time. For this work, Marclay (b. 1955 in California) was recently awarded the Golden Lion for Best Artist at La Biennale di Venezia 2011 during the 68th Venice International Film Festival, where the 24-hour… Read More “the clock” by christian marclay @ the venice biennale