Giovanni Gastel and his unforgettable poetry shots

“Vittoria” by Beatrice Brandini Shalom Harlow photographed by Giovanni Gastel in 1990 I had wanted to dedicate a post to this great photographer for months, especially after his recent and important monograph exhibition at the MAXXI in Rome. This little story, about this great master, is unfortunately posthumous, since Giovanni Gastel has just left us, […]

Divine and avant-garde: women in Russian art in Milan

“Olga” by Beatrice Brandini Kazimir Malevič: “Girls in the field”, 1928 – 1929 Until April 5, the Palazzo Reale in Milano hosts a beautiful exhibition entitled “Divine and Avant-garde: Women in Russian Art”, an exhibition that explores the image and imagery of the female figure throughout Russian history. From subject and inspirational muse of works […]