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Italia: the cost of Classic Art
Visual Arts

Italia: the cost of Classic Art

Italy is renowned throughout the world for its rich artistic and cultural heritage. James Bray From ancient roman sculpture and architecture to high renaissance art to the drama and the grandeur of the baroque period; the legacy of Italian artists is of immense importance. Some of the most iconic images […]

Francisco painting in his studio
Visual Arts

Francisco Gutiérrez: “My Own London”

Born in the northern province of Antofagasta, Chile, Francisco Gutiérrez immigrated to London just six years ago in search of greater opportunities and a way to exploit his artistic talent. He left behind a stable life and twelve years of working as an architect in Santiago de Chile. However, he […]

Life after death in ancient Egypt
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Life after death in ancient Egypt

The British Museum explores this fascinating topic in its major autumn exhibition entitled “Journey through the afterlife: ancient Egyptian book of the dead”. The intriguing and mystical world of this civilization is presented through an unparalleled collection of “Book of the Dead” papyri. This is a unique opportunity for visitors […]

‘Abel’ Premiere in London
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‘Abel’ Premiere in London

Launched in Mexico last May, where the film beat box-office records, ‘Abel’ tells the story, through a combination of drama and humour, of an actual problem that is occurring in Central America: parental absence brought about by parents emigrating to the USA to look for work. The film, directed by […]

Latin America’s oldest cinema festival
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Latin America’s oldest cinema festival

The International Cinema Festival of Cartagena de las Indias, Colombia (FICCI – in its Spanish initials), having recently reached its 50th anniversary last March 26th, is getting ready for its 51st edition, which will be celebrated between the 24th of February and the 3rd of March next year. The festival […]