When a novel become Broadway musical. Waiting for you beautiful shop artisanal markets and chic boutiques. A Boston’s souvenirs? Harvard Book Store, https://twitter.com/harvardbooks singles itself out by having the most all-consuming variety of literary and academic books around. With a floor of new books and a basement of used books you too cannot exit empty handed. Take a walking tour …Read More »
A GIFTED SINGER-SONGWRITERS INTO AMERICAN SCENE – Willie Nile / When an early career it’s interrupted by various problems.
The creative son of a gregarious Irish family. History buff? You too can relive where President Theodore Roosevelt took the oath of office. Enjoy art and entertainment? You can spend the morning with Andy Warhol, at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. There’s no better place to enjoy seafood in Buffalo. Oshun https://www.facebook.com/pages/Oshun/1537584879860756 is a special Downtown destination if you’re are looking …Read More »
JOSEPH DECAMP (1858/1923), AMERICAN PAINTER – Painter and art educator with a long-time teaching assignment.
When portrait paintings it’s the focus. Have you decided where to go to sleep? Try Kirkwood Inn, http://www.kirkwoodinn.com/ a romantic motel with a complimentary breakfast and an outdoor pool. In this town you can find a large community of working artists Cincinnati Opera and a variety of theaters. From its 18th-century beginnings, music was a Cincinnati social and civilizing influence. …Read More »
FROM CAVALLINO RAMPANTE, UNTIL BOLTRAFFIO’S SWEETNESS – 104 minutes and 108 miles, searching Italian stylistic perfection.
Giovanni Boltraffio, Ferrari and Lambrusco: 108 miles of Italian creativity, listening to Guccini. Our “author’s journey” starts in Modena, a very special city, where the beauty of some car models joins the unmistakable flavors of its traditional cuisine. Modena lies in-between Bologna and Parma. Its main source of economy is car manufacturing, including Ferrari and Maserati. Not only, it’s a …Read More »
TRAVEL IN ITALY / BEFORE LEAVING – The mental training processes, in the shadow of Italian creativity.
No matter the trip, as long as the horizon is vast. Meeting Benches, focuses the reader’s attention in Renaissance Italy, proposing the pages of a illustrated atlas diary where you find painters and sculptors of an unforgettable era. In the pages of the book, their works and words relive every day of the year. If you like, other four literary …Read More »
The singer-songwriter who is studied in schoolsas an example of a contemporary poet. Modena lies in-between Bologna and Parma. Its main source of economy is car manufacturing, including Ferrari and Maserati.Not only, it’s a city that is rich in culture, full of fantastic buildings and museums. Built in a Romanesque style, its Cathedral is a beautiful building, certainly also fo …Read More »
WRITING NOVELS, NARRATING THROUGH IMAGES – Mino Milani / Not a novelist of the past, but a creative man attentive to the opportunities of modernity.
Storytelling by images, quickly retrying the action. South of Milan has not yet been swallowed by its cosmopolitan neighbour. Welcome in Pavia, which for a brief period was the capital of the Lombard Kingdom, has retained a strong identity of its own. It’s home to an ancient University, it’s a town that possess a vast amount of artistic and cultural …Read More »
WHEN A BOOK PERFORMS IN POETRY NARRATIVE FORMS – Attilio Bertolucci / Between hermetic heritage and ability to translate every abstract elegance into a poetic discourse.
When it comes a season you would like to change skin. It’s an Italian town located in the region of Emilia-Romagna (near the city of Bologna). Famous for its delicious contributions to the Italian cuisine (such as the prosciutto ham or the parmesan cheese), Parma has existed since the ancient Roman times. A place was once the Academy of Fine …Read More »
GIOVANNI ANTONIO BOLTRAFFIO (1466/1516), ITALIAN PAINTER – To dedicate oneself to painting, more for pleasure than for profession.
The independently and wealthy artist, able to devote himself to painting without economic restraints. It’s the city of fashion (and the economic capital of Italy). There are modern and trendy skyscrapers, surrounded by beautiful historical buildings all over the city centre. Milan is one of the coolest cities in Italy. Piazza del Duomo is one of the most visited parts …Read More »
A PRECIOUS JEWEL, BETWEEN RIVER MURRAY AND PACIFIC OCEAN – New South Wales, natural treasures that will leave you breathless.
A creative imagery, where Bondi Beach is only one day from the Blue Mountains. In Australian history, the first British settlement was carried out by what the Australians remember with the name “the first fleet”, consisting of 11 boats and 1400 passengers. On January 26, 1788, that fleet arrived in Port Jackson. From that distant fragment of history, the Australian …Read More »