Text Carlo Mazzoni. Tomas Maier remembered a dress by Yves Saint Laurent - the model walked along the catwalk, it was impossible to understand how she had come into that dress, in that space. Fashion for Bottega Veneta is architecture for fashion.
Text Cesare Cunaccia. “It was as if we were drunk on success”, says Bob Krieger. He is referring to the Italian fashion explosion in the Seventies and Eighties, which brought about a total makeover for Milan. Bob Krieger came to Milan in 1967 and never left. His existence is full of superb anecdotes, and unforgettable encounters.
Text Carlo Mazzoni.The patio of the castle overlooks a precipice, difference in height without vertigo: that tone of majesty. Start from here, from Chateau d’Artigny. The chronicles among the flowers - every rose, every mulberry tree and raspberries in the streams - from the murdered duke of Guise, to the arsenic for Charles IX.
Text Giuseppe Fantasia. An initiative that involves numerous personalities from the entertainment, fashion, culture, art and sport fields, invited to create a work to be transformed into a fundraising tool. They will meet on June 14th in the rooms of Doria Pamphilj palace for the Charity Gala curated by the designer Matteo Corvino.
Text Claudia Bellante. Liberated says what are the American Spring Breaks and what college and university students do in the few days they have free each year: sex. On the beach, in untidy rooms and with people sleeping in the next bed, drunk, without protection, without memory and if it happens, even without consent.
Text Giuseppe Fantasia. In France like in Italy, Cafés plays a key role in social life, a sort of private a public salon together. A reference point for cafés in Milan, on the corner of via Montenapoleone and via Sant’Andrea, turns two-hundred and celebrates with a book published by Assouline.
Text Angelica Carrara. In the desert to soul-search. In Miami, a dj-set for Drake and Virgil Abloh – it is the Platinum House. "The question is to do things, not to buy things", says Janey Whiteside, while defining a luxury code: "I remember my first Amex at the college, a legitimation. Independence and reliability in my hands".
Text Cesare Cunaccia. In Athens, but also throughout Greece, Panas Group is a definition of hospitality and quality of unique locations in every respect.
Text Giacomo Andrea Minazzi. Instead of getting the artisans to the city, the Indian designer Rahul Mishra went to them and created a network.
Text Francesco Musolino. 1973. It was a hot day in July when John Paul Getty III was being kidnapped in Rome. For his deliverance, the ‘ndrangheta asks for seventeen million dollars.
Text Cesare Cunaccia. In the biennial tour you can embrace a happy imaginary freedom, projected between past, present and future.
Text Giacomo Andrea Minazzi. Fotografie 1980-2017 is a selection of moving works by Charles March, on show in Rome until next June 30th.
Text Nicola Manuppelli. The feeling is strange, halfway between sorrow and reconciliation, as I read about the death of Philip Roth.
Text Enrico Remmert. What’s the secret to write a good film?». And the master replied: «The secrets are three: the plot, the plot and the plot.
Text Domenico Paris. The photographic collection Genesi by Sebastião Salgado will be on display at the Palace of Venaria until 16th September.
Text Giacomo Andrea Minazzi. Bonotto, Italian textile factory based in Vicenza and foundation for art, exhibits the works of three-hundred artists.
Text Valerio Piperata. She has her face covered with a pink lace mask and sunglasses. She is very young, she will not be twenty-five years old.
Text Angelica Carrara. Heavenly Bodies is like a nemesis. There was a rumor that Capucci’s legendary dress would come - the Angelo, it did not happen.
Text Lampooners. Mademoiselle used to say: «Je veux être de ce qui va arriver». Still today, Chanel carries on the values of its founder.
Text Cesare Cunaccia. La Cupa, being acted out at the Stabile Theatre in Naples until 6th May, is a sort of collective nightmare, rather than a theatre experience.
Text Sara Magro. Armchair Tourism restricts the range of action to one room. Its perfect, though unwitting endorser is Marcel Proust.