Perpetual Calendar: the form of time becoming design

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PERPETUAL CALENDAR: THE FORM OF TIME BECOMING DESIGN

There was a time you had to look at the calendar to know what day it was, and there were no phone or computer screens telling the day or what time it was.
Do you remember that?
At that time desk calendars were fundamental, and in 1966 Enzo Mari designed for the brand Danese the Timor perpetual calendar, which became an object of desire, and is a design icon still today.

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Van Gogh movie. At Eternity’s Gate directed by Julian Schnabel

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Van Gogh movie. At Eternity’s Gate, after having been presented Venice Film Festival in 2018 and I sincerely could not wait to arrive in the cinemas.

The film directed by Julian Scnabel is presented at the cinema with some prestigious awards and a coveted nomination.
The film received the Mimmo Rotella Foundation Award and the director Julian Schnabel was awarded the Green Drop Award. Williem Dafoe, who plays Van Gogh, won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor at the 75th Venice Film Festival and received the Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Drama.

Watch the trailer and if you love Van Gogh’s works, you’ll want to see this movie right away.

READ ALSO – Vincent Van Gogh: 5 things to know

How to Become a TEDx speaker

HOW TO BECOME A TEDX SPEAKER

How to become a TEDx speaker and be inspired?
Become a TEDx speaker is not an easy path if you are not familiar with a stage if it is not a fact of people often, but the most exciting experience that can happen.
It was like that for me and this is my TEDx.

Affordable Art Fair Italy in the time of social media: the interview

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AFFORDABLE ART FAIR ITALY AND CONTEMPORARY ART IN THE TIME OF SOCIAL MEDIA: THE INTERVIEW

The philosophy of Affordable Art Fair is simple: making art affordable for all because anyone can become a collector.
After the interview to understand which kind of relationship exists between art and communication according to the Thyssen-Bornemizsa Museum of Madrid, the appointments dedicated to communication of art in the time of social media are going on.

In this post I’ll publish the interview with those who are behind the scenes of Affordable Art Fair Italy: Manuela Porcu, fair director and Laura Gabellotto, fair manager.
They told me how they use social media and communicate a global event on the national territory.

Affordable Art Fair Italy: the interview

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Art and communication: let’s give the floor to the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum

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Elena Benarroch Vila, Marketing Manager Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid.

ART AND COMMUNICATION: LET’S GIVE THE FLOOR TO THE THYSSEN-BORNEMISZA MUSEUM

This interview with Elena Benarroch Vila, marketing manager at the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, marks the beginning of a series of appointments dedicated to the theme Art and communication, aimed at examining the relationship that institutions dealing with culture have with their public.

I tried to understand which role social media play in promoting the Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, and what Elena Benarroch Vila told me is an innovative vision towards new technologies, which are useful for the museum to attract new visitors, but they are also a powerful tool encouraging the dissemination of culture.

 

Art and communication.
The Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum
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