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The Twin Bottles art presented in Monte-Carlo

25 March

The Twin Bottles: Message in a Bottle, two large steel sculptures with the heart of an environmentalist, were presented today. The project The Twin Bottles: Message in a Bottle - sponsored by Fondazione Gabriele e Anna Braglia - is a result of the encounter between the international sculptor Helidon Xhixha and the young Swiss photographer Giacomo "Jack" Braglia. United by the desire to launch an important message condemning the pollution of the seas due to the discarded plastic bottles, to give shape to their vision, the two artists decided to blend their artistic techniques - shaping steel and 3D photography - in designing a big environmental installation which produces, on a larger scale, two crushed bottles which float on the water's2surface and seem like a discarded waste; one modeled in stainless steel by the sculptor Helidon Xhixha and then mirror polished, the other draped with photographic images of plastic waste taken by the photographer Giacomo "Jack" Braglia. The Twin Bottles: Message in a Bottle, a site-specific environmental installation specially designed to remain in the water, but, at the same time, to tour due to its ability to adapt continuously to the environment in which it is hosted, in a reciprocal switch which

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Exhibition by Ocean Loving Artist Opens During Monaco Yacht Show

Exhibition by Ocean Loving Artist Opens During Monaco Yacht Show

27 September 2018

The exhibition called Free As A Bird of the artist Trondur Patursson emerges us into the love for the ocean. It will be exposed between September 25th-October 30th 2018 ARTIST Tróndur Patursson, much of whose work was inspired by ships and the sea, ...

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Talented Trisomic Painter, Maryam Alakbarli,exposes in Saint Tropez

Talented Trisomic Painter, Maryam Alakbarli,exposes in Saint Tropez

26 September 2018

Maryam Alakbarli presents her latest paintings in Saint-Tropez before taking off for Miami.The artist Maryam Alakbarli continues to present its exceptional as part of a reputation increasingly established. Indeed, the young woman transcends her works with the heart and offers with ...

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Monte Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean 2018

Monte Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean 2018

12 September 2018

  Madonna, Pierce Brosnan, Orlando Bloom, Hugh Grant, Andy Garcia, Goldie Hawn, Eva Longoria, Toni Garrn and Robert Kennedy Jr, lead list of names showing support to HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco to save the Ocean The 2nd Monte Carlo Gala for the Global Ocean ...

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D-8 Before the Launching of the 41st Edition of Yachting Festival Cannes

D-8 Before the Launching of the 41st Edition of Yachting Festival Cannes

3 September 2018

More than 8 days to complete the metamorphosis of the Old Port and Port Canto of Cannes which will accommodate more than 600 boats recently released from the most prestigious French and international shipyards. The show will open the doors of ...

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Biot International Glass Festival

Biot International Glass Festival

7 August 2018

Biot, a glass creation center and holder of the Ville Métiers d'Arts label for glass, is organizing from 21 to 23 September 2018, the BIG Festival: "Biot International Glass Festival", an international event around Glass.   Eloi Monod, founder of the glass bubble ...

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Katia Ferri about her book

Katia Ferri about her book

29 June 2018

Katia Ferri Melzi of Eril, Duchess of Lodi and Countess Magenta comes to the CREM (Club of Foreign Residents of Monaco) to present her book "Viaggio con Leonardo", Leonardo da Vinci who has been a family friend for ten years. Journalist, marketing ...

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Casino Café de Paris took us to a 20s Party

Casino Café de Paris took us to a 20s Party

28 June 2018

On Saturday, June 23rd, the art of the party and the effervescence of the 20's invested the Casino de Café de Paris: more than 4000 people, including 1500 members of the My Monte-Carlo program participated in the exceptional evening organized by ...

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Monaco : who does the law at le Rocher ?

Monaco : who does the law at le Rocher ?

18 June 2018

Monaco is a confetti of 2 km2, yet it is the highest concentration of billionaires in the world. The princely family, the Grimaldi, has been enthroned on the Monegasque Rock since the 13th century and manages affairs discreetly. But since a year, ...

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