Musรฉe Marmottan Monet ๐Ÿ–ผ๐Ÿ—ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

The Marmottan Monet Museum was established in 1934 as a result of a donation by Paul Marmottan of his collection of paintings, bronzes and furniture to the Acadรฉmie des Beaux-Arts (Academy of Fine Arts). A further donation in 1966 by the only surviving son of the impressionists painter Claude Monet, Michel Monet, made of this museum the largest collection of Monetโ€™s paintings in the world … Continue reading Musรฉe Marmottan Monet ๐Ÿ–ผ๐Ÿ—ฟ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง

A mรบsica, sim a mรบsica, by Pessoa ๐Ÿ“ƒ๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

from ยซLivro de versosยป. 1935, by รlvaro de Campos – heteronym of Fernando Pessoa – translated into English and Italian by Enzo Martinelli ยฉ 2021 Enzo Martinelli ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น A mรบsica, sim a mรบsicaโ€ฆ de รlvaro de Campos A mรบsica, sim a mรบsicaโ€ฆPiano banal do outro andar.A mรบsica em todo o caso, a mรบsica..Aquilo que vem buscar o choro imanenreDe toda a criatura humanaAquilo que vem … Continue reading A mรบsica, sim a mรบsica, by Pessoa ๐Ÿ“ƒ๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น

Giuseppe Verdi ๐ŸŽผ๐ŸŽน๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ

Con motivo del 208ยบ aniversario del nacimiento de Giuseppe Verdi Giuseppe Verdi naciรณ el 9 de octubre de 1813 en Parma, en Italia del Norte, que en ese momento formaba parte del Primer Imperio Francรฉs. Compositor de algunas de las รณperas mรกs populares puestas en escena en todo el mundo – Rigoletto, Aida, Falstaff, Il trovatore, La traviata – Giuseppe Verdi tambiรฉn estuvo vinculado al … Continue reading Giuseppe Verdi ๐ŸŽผ๐ŸŽน๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ

Food photography ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ“ท

In my photographs there are very rarely people, so photos with inanimate objects, still life photography, are certainly among my favorite photographic subjects. The food I prepare or eat in a restaurant is certainly a popular subject on my Instagram profile too. Perhaps there is not a great artistic and creative research in photographing what is being served to us on a plate. Somehow this … Continue reading Food photography ๐Ÿ”ฎ๐Ÿ‚๐Ÿ“ท

Postcards from Felixstowe ๐Ÿ–ผ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ๐ŸŒŠ

Postcards from Felixstowe Felixstowe, on the southern coast of Sussex, became quite fashionable in the late Victoria period, especially after an amusement pier was constructed there. Sandy beaches, shopping arcades and a good railway connection provided points of attraction for tourists who flocked this stretch of coastline until the beginning of World War II. Since then its popularity has somehow dwindled but its coastline gardens … Continue reading Postcards from Felixstowe ๐Ÿ–ผ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ๐ŸŒŠ

Feny, by Vasarely ๐Ÿ”ณ๐Ÿ”ฒโ—ผ๏ธ

Just after the end of WW2 Victor Vasarely started establishing a new artistic movement inspired by his influences at the time, stemming from the Abstract Expressionism and the Bauhaus style. The vibrant artistic environment in Paris of this period was the perfect background for the development of new creative outbursts. The main idea behind the optical art was the generation of a fluctuating and dynamic … Continue reading Feny, by Vasarely ๐Ÿ”ณ๐Ÿ”ฒโ—ผ๏ธ

Oneโ€™s-self I sing, by Whitman ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ“–

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Oneโ€™s-self I sing, by Walt Whitman ONE’S-SELF I sing, a simple separate person,Yet utter the word Democratic, the word En-Masse.Of physiology from top to toe I sing,Not physiognomy alone nor brain alone is worthy for the Muse, I say the Form complete is worthier far,The Female equally with the Male I sing.Of Life immense in passion, pulse, and power,Cheerful, for freest action form’d under … Continue reading Oneโ€™s-self I sing, by Whitman ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ–‹๐Ÿ“–

My most popular IG pictures in September ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ท๐Ÿ“ฑ

With this post I am taking advantage of the new feature added to the WP app that makes it easier and more attractive to embed links from other internet pages and apps into blog posts. I thought it would be nice to showcase here the 10 most popular pictures of the month from my Instagram account. These are ranked by number of likes they have … Continue reading My most popular IG pictures in September ๐Ÿ”๐Ÿ“ท๐Ÿ“ฑ