Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Light show for the Eternal City, April 25th, 2021

Indeed a splendid and unique light show at the Campidoglio, Rome’s City Hall, for the 2,774th b.day of the Eternal City (on April 21st) and the 150th anniversary of Rome as Italy’s capital.  














The 8pm-10pm light show runs from April 21st to May 1st, 2021.













Friday, February 19, 2021

Joseph Koudelka photo exhibit at Rome’s Ara Pacis museum, February 19th, 2021.

Czech-born Joseph Koudelka, a member of Magnum Photos, began his unique photographic tour of the world 28 years ago covering a total of 20 countries.  The Rome photo exhibit at the historic Ara Pacis museum (it had also been visited by Italian dictator Benito Mussolini, Adolf Hitler and Dr. Joseph Goebbels during the German dictator’s official visit to Rome in May, 1938), “Roots-evidence of history, the enigma of beauty”, offers visitors 110 B&W prints of the 83 year-old photographer. 








 














The exhibit runs until May 16th, 2021.