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MASTERPIECES OF ART IN THE CENTURIES – Man with Roman coin, by Hans Memling. Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp

The years around 1470 were the most prosperous in the life of this painter, a man who was cited among the wealthy citizens of Bruges. http://www.kmska.be/en/ Hans Memling had its prosperity to the great number of his patrons. In this period, one third of the artist’s works are portraits. The popularity of his portraits was due to the personal touch ...

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THE BEATEN PATH – Bob Dylan, a 360 degrees creative man. Until 11 December, Halcyon Gallery in London

That singer of 75 years, said he will accept the Nobel if it will put the event on his tour. Of course, the worldwide interest for this songwriter has gone up again, as winner of the Nobel Prize this year in literature, visual artist with drawings, watercolors and acrylics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wra3pF8JaQM&list=PLknidvzcLCRGDYLYOmKz5-PB82uZb4rJk An extensive exhibition, reflects his growing appreciation for art, as ...

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ARTEMISIA GENTILESCHI AND HER TIMES – Art exhibition in Rome, dedicated to the one of the most beloved artists of her period

In Rome, but only up to 7 May 2017, entering in Palazzo Braschi spaces http://en.museodiroma.it/ certainly you can open your own curiosity about life of a special woman. A great affirmation forerunner of female talent, will tell you about her life, in an art exhibition: Artemisia Gentileschi and her times. Yes, you can watch her complete artistic horizon, because what ...

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FUEL FOR THE CONTEMPORARY POPULAR CULTURE – EMP, The Seattle’s Museum of Pop Culture

It was founded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen in 2000, as the Experience Music Project. The Museum of Pop Culture, is a nonprofit museum dedicated to contemporary popular culture. The EMP museum has organized dozens of exhibits, across the US and internationally. http://www.empmuseum.org/ For music lovers, Seattle means Nirvana. While parents discover the history of rock, children can become rock ...

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ROUTES OF ART AROUND LORENZO LOTTO – Bergamo / Italy: until 26 February 2017

The genius of Lot between unpublished and shovels, winds through Bergamo, and has as its starting point a masterpiece by Lorenzo Lotto (which from 1513 to 1525 lived in this city), remained hidden for a long time. Walking through its streets, you will approach gradually to some churches, places this painter has dedicated time and creativity (do not forget to ...

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THE CITY OF THE GNOMES – Around Wroclaw, get to know the 300 tiny inhabitants in the “Venice of Poland”

Wroklovek, gleefully celebrating whoever comes, his heart in his hand. Botanik, in Spring as in the Snow, he loves playing his big trumpet made of flower petals. Obiezysmak, he ate so much that almost burst his trousers. You’re walking through the streets of Wroclaw, Poland. http://visitwroclaw.eu/en What you see is a gnome, one of more than 300 people living with ...

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WROCLAW’S INNER LANDSCAPES

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FIVE GENERATIONS AND TWO CENTURIES OF HISTORY – Brueghel: masterpieces of Flemish art. Turin / Venaria

Five generations and two centuries of history, have immortalized the golden age of Flemish painting, but we need to get in touch with a family of talented Dutch artists, to understand the reasons. Until February 19, 2017, entering the Hall of Arts of the Reggia di Venaria, http://www.lavenaria.it/web/en/calendar/details/338-brueghel-capolavori-dellarte-fiamminga.html you can have something special: Brueghel / Flemish Masterpieces, an exhibition dedicated ...

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THE FIGURATIVE POLLOCK – Kunstmuseum Basel, until January 22, 2017

The Amerbach Cabinet is its historic nucleus (the art collection built by Basilius Amerbach). The Kunstmuseum Basel http://www.kunstmuseumbasel.ch/en/home/ ranks among the most renowned institutions of its kind in Europe. Its world-famous collection encompasses around 4.000 paintings, sculptures, installations, and videos as well as 300.000 drawings and prints from seven centuries. Its treasures include some of the finest art of the ...

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DO NOT PUT FOOT ON THIS ISLAND – Bannerman Island, USA / Between ghosts and evil creatures

Here www.bannermancastle.org/index.html you can reach with a short ferried, with the certainty of finding the charm of a place where nature reigns, where two hours by train you put away from the hustle and bustle of New York, enjoy the silence, listening to the soothing sound of the waves and the birds chirping. Bannerman Island is a small piece of ...

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