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23
Jul
2011
Recently we have been writing a lot about COMMA Art City in Perugia, Italy. COMMA is -I hate to say it- a very cool urban art event in a dreamy little town in Umbria, curated by TwoThings, a.k.a. Morcky and The Boghe, a.k.a. Marco Galmacci and Rocco Pezzella, a.k.a. NNE members from the very beginning. During a nice dinner,...
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21
Jul
2011
The Sydney and Hong Kong based magazine IdN (International designers’ Network) is an international publication for creative people on a mission to amplify and unify the design community. Their mission “is devoted to bringing designers from around the globe together to communicate with, learn from and inspire one another.” A mission we share and support. This July and August...
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15
Jul
2011
After two weeks of hard work and dedication the Pallazzo della Penna opened its doors to the public. Opening an art exhibition in Italy is a very formal event. After an introduction from the organizers followed a speech from the city council, followed by a speech from the Dutch Embassy, followed by a speech from the curators, Marco Gallmacci...
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13
Jul
2011
Perugia is a long way from home. When I stepped into the plane on Wednesday morning I had only a vague idea on how to get there and what would await me in return. The decision to fly me into Perugia to report on COMMA Art City was last minute and I was determined to follow the few instructions...
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08
Jul
2011
Lives and works in Olsztyn, Polska) …in 95/96 I started to write my name on the walls …Over the years I simplified my style to a minimum … to straight lines and pure colors …to the essence …I am particularly interested in the shape, form and nature of mixed material within process of time and how this language informs...
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07
Jul
2011
In 2009, Matthieu, a passionate collector of Art Toys, and Yann, an artist in porcelain, decided to provide an alternative to the production of toys in vinyl and founded the K.Olin Tribu company.The figurines issued by K.Olin Tribu are made and decorated in Limoges, and therefore they benefit from the official label Porcelain de Limoges, France. KOlin’s mission is...
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01
Jul
2011
In my mind Perugia is a magical place. A city rising on a remote elevation of the earth’s surface with endless staircases that lead from one mountain to the other and up into a blue sky. Not unlike an M.C. Escher print one can get easily lost in Perugia’s old town. A labyrinth of narrow streets lead through viaducts,...
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