The Scuderie del Quirinale is to host a magnificent exhibition on the life and work of Mexican artist Frida Kahlo (1907-1954), a symbol of the artistic avant-garde and of the exuberance of Mexican culture in the 20th century.
|Cinecittà shows off|
Cinecittà Shows Off is a stunning tour of the legendary Cinecittà Studios in Rome, revealing cinema secrets from the history of the famous studios. Original sketches by celebrated set designers, costumes worn by international stars, and of course, the monumental sets: it’s a journey into what was dubbed the “Dream Factory." The Exhibition is divided into three areas revisiting the history of Italian and international Cinema, the crafts and trades of the Dream Factory, and a backstage tour giving visitors an in-depth look behind the scenes at the world of cinema. The Exhibition also offers the option of a guided tour through the monumental sets that are still used today for shooting films as well as national and international TV shows.
The Exhibition at Palazzo delle Esposizioni until 20 july.Three European capitals - Barcelona, Paris and Berlin - are to join with Rome in developing an innovative project designed to celebrate the figure of Pier Paolo Pasolini, the 20th century thinker who succeeded better than anyone in forging a new, poetic take on the image of the city of Rome. Rome, for Pasolini, was more than simply a stage set for his films or the city he lived in. His relationship with the city was passionate, a true love-hate relationship, with times when he adored it and times when he loathed and rejected it, times when all he could think of was escaping from its clutches and times when he yearned to get back. The difficult circumstances surrounding his arrival in Rome threw him head-first into a world and a language that did not belong to him. But the suburbs where his precarious financial situation forced him to well
|Villa Borghese during the Spring|
The Villa Borghese Park occupies a large area in the heart of the city, between the section of the Aurelian Walls that connects Porta Pinciana Piazzale Flaminio, and the new districts, and Salary Pinciano arose in the early twentieth century. It is between the Roman villas, one of the richest artistic and landscape. Inside it contains buildings, sculptures and monuments of Baroque and Neoclassical. For its incredible concentration of museums and cultural institutions, the villa is called "Museum Park". Described in the city guides of all ages, portrayed by famous artists, famous inspirational music and intense pages of literature, Villa Borghese reveals even today, in the unexpected glimpses of its park, the splendor of the past