Monday, August 02, 2021

Måneskin greeted by Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi, July 27th, 2021

Rome's new and sensational band Måneskin were greeted by Rome's mayor Virginia Raggi at the Campidoglio (city hall).

The occasion was to give the young band, which won both the 2021 Eurovision Song Contest and the Italian San Remo music festival, the prestigious "She-Wolf" award.


Thursday, July 22, 2021

Sebastião Salgado , Rome, July 21st, 2021.

Sebastião Salgado at Rome’s MAXXI museum for a talk on the world’s environment, July 21st, 2021. 

Seventy-seven year-old
Sebastião Salgado was on hand for a talk at Rome’s MAXXI museum on environmental issues. He was accompanied by his wife of 54 years, Lelia Wanick Salgado. 

The Brazilian and Magnum Photo world famous photographer discussed the ongoing protection of his beloved Amazon forest (his new book is out on the subject) and worsening environmental-global warming issues with Italian journalist Mario Calabresi.
  The event was hosted by Giovanni Melandri, a former Italian cultural minister and the current president of the MAXXI museum.