30 septembre 2010

Le doigt d’honneur de Maurizio Cattelan

MILAN (ITALIE) – La dernière sculpture de Maurizio Cattelan divise l’opinion italienne. A l’occasion d’une exposition personnelle au Palazzo Reale, l’artiste a fait installer L.O.V.E., un doigt d’honneur en marbre haut de 11 mètres face à la Bourse de Milan. Le trublion de l’art contemporain italien crée de nouveau la polémique. La dernière œuvre de Maurizio Cattelan, L.O.V.E., consiste littéralement en un doigt d’honneur taillé dans un bloc de marbre de carrare. Cette sculpture, haute de 11 mètres, est actuellement exposée... [Lire la suite]
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17 janvier 2010

'Japan: Power and Splendor 1568-1868' @ Palazzo Reale, Milan

A mask for Noh theater. Photo: Tokyo National Museum This exhibition will be held as the largest event of "Japan Year 2009 in Milan". Through works from the Azuchi-Momoyama to Edo period, it highlights differences between Kyoto and Edo culture by exploring developments in Japanese art in the spheres of the warrior class, courtiers and townspeople alike.A total of 214 objects will be on view, such as Rakuchu-rakugai Byobu (Scenes In and Around Kyoto), armors, swords, paintings, works related to literature, calligraphy.... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2009

Edward Hopper (1882-1967) @ the Palazzo Reale

Pennsylvania Coal Town (detail), 1947. Oil on canvas, 71,1 x 101,6 cm. Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, Ohio, Museum purchase 1948/ MILAN.- For the first time in Italy, Milan and Rome, are set to pay tribute to the entire career of Edward Hopper (1882-1967), the 20th century’s most popular and best known American artist, with a major anthological exhibition that is the first of its kind in this country. The exhibition presents more than 160 works, including famous masterpieces such as "Summer Interior"... [Lire la suite]
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