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The beatification of Pope John Paul II PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:42

The beatification of Pope John Paul II will be held May 1, 2011. From the day of the beatification, May 1, until all of the flow of the faithful, the remains of John Paul II will be exhibited for veneration in St. Peter's Basilica, in front of the Altar of the Confession. What makes it famous is the Vatican. E 'was also announced the beatification of the program which has been divided into five different times.
the rite of beatification will be presided over by the current pontiff, Benedict XVI yesterday, was made ​​official, in the same date, after the celebration of the beatification, even opening for the two million devotees expected for the big event, the St. Peter's Basilica, before the altar of the Confession, which will be shown the remains of the Blessed.

100 Masterpiece from the Museum of Frankfurt PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:42
They arrive in the capital, at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni, the masterpieces of the Staedel Museum in Frankfurt, meeting a major exhibition entitled Staedel 100 masterpieces from the Museum of Frankfurt. Impressionism, Expressionism, Avant-Garde. At present the event the commissioner for culture of Roma Capitale Dino Gasperini, director of Palaexpo Mario De Simoni, the director of the Stadel Museum and curator Max Hollein Felix Kramer.

For the first time in Italy is presented a selection of works of the famous museum, one of the richest and most prestigious collections of European old and modern art, which began with the private collection donated to the community by merchant banker Johann Friedrich Staedel (1728 -1816). Since then the collection has been constantly enriched with new acquisitions, and today the Staedel Museum holds more than a hundred works of art documenting the entire course of European art from the Renaissance to the present day.

The exhibition is divided into seven sections, with works ranging from the Nazarenes and the Romantics, from Realism to Impressionism, Symbolism and the avant-garde. You can admire, among others, works by Tischbein, Koch, Corot, Monet, Degas, Renoir, Van Gogh, Cezanne, Boecklin, Feuerbach, to Moreau, Redon, Hodler, Munch, Beckmann, Ernst, Klee, Picasso.

During the exhibition, the Art Workshop-Educational Services offer for adults, from April 29 (last Friday of every month), three events aperitif to 'read' with a different look in the works exhibition.

For children aged 7 to 11 years is proposed the initiative at first sight: a visit to the exhibition and workshop to learn about the great protagonists of the painting.

Palazzo delle Esposizioni, via Nazionale 194
Open to the public: 1 April 2011 - July 17, 2011
Hours: Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays: 10 am to 20 pm, Friday and Saturday: from 10 to 22.30, closed Mondays.
Ticket price: Adults € 12.50, reduced 10.00 (from May 3 to May 29: Adults 10.00 - reduced to 7.50).
Information: www.palazzoesposizioni.it
MAcro PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:42
The new Macro message today the inauguration of multiple well-established formula. It 's the turn of the new construction of the large room with the works of Arcangelo Enel Sassolino, Ernesto Neto and the intervention of Dan Perjovschi; of photographic exhibitions Pediconi No Trace of Beatrice and Roberto De Paolis and New York Shots of Howard Schatz, the two permanent works of the international competition winners Macro2%, Rope Arthur Duff and Horizon Floating Nathalie Junod Ponsard.

The room Enel, on the occasion, becomes an ideal container for three different languages ​​known artists in the international arena and offers the public an experience that involves all the senses. The first speech - little soul, created especially for Macro Sassolino Archangel - gives voice and sound to the room: a large steel box thunders, literally, and changes its shape due to a cyclical process of placing and removal of air pressure inside. The visitor is engaged by the unexpected movement / noise that comes from the work.
Culture Week April 9-17 PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:42
Dal 9From April 9 to 17 back to the thirteenth edition of the Culture Week. The Department of Cultural Policy and the Superintendency of Rome Capital participating again this year. In a diverse program of events with free admission to museums, villas and various sites of cultural, artistic and archaeological heritage.

Guided tours will advance the knowledge of the permanent collections of many museums and places of cultural heritage of Rome, itineraries unusual or little known. In addition, a series of events this year is dedicated to the 150 anniversary of the unification of Italy, allowing you to discover places and memories related to the memory of the Risorgimento, and the transformation that occurred in the urban structure of the city. Of particular interest in this regard, the Museum of the Roman Republic and the memory of Garibaldi, recently opened in Largo di Porta San Pancrazio. Here, too, re-enactments, multimedia, illustration of routes, such as the routes taken by Sharpshooters from Ponte Nomentano a Porta Pia.
1861-2011 150 YEARS OF THE UNIT PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 02 September 2014 11:42

Will be lots of events and celebrations in the coming months will take place across Italy to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Unit. The National Programme of Celebrations for the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy enjoys the patronage of the Presidency of the Republic. The individual municipalities were invited to create events to celebrate the unification of Italy.


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