Text Matteo Mammoli. I meet Helen, fashion designer, manufacturer of jewels and fur, in her showroom in via Montenapoleone.
Text Matteo Mammoli. «A pair of jeans will not save me. Maybe a ticket to Mars could, or to Milan.»
Text Angelica Carrara. Not everyone gets on the streetwear bandwagon, not Paul Smith who revisits his archive, his story, and reconfirms the suit in a game of proportions. Clothing, a constant. “It is like a frame to a photo. Your choice is the image in the middle. Dress it up or down.”
Text Matteo Mammoli. “The more a woman toils at home, the more beautiful she is in the eyes of her husband“, this is the law in use in the Fifties in America. Mrs Fairytale declaims this, with her hair set and her puffy dress, quickly moving from one hall to another of her bourgeois house – waiting for her husband to come back.
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 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.
Text G. A. Minazzi. «When I was asked what I would have done when I grew up, I replied “a professional man”. I had it inside: seriousness, competence, values».