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Venice by vaporetto

Venice by vaporetto

Always a fun game that to be playing at being a local. A bit difficult in Venice when you don’t speak Italian, although taking the vaporetto without saying a word is a start…until of course, after a few seconds, the urge of taking a million pictures of the marvels off the grand canal gives you...
Rudolf Stingel @ Palazzo Grassi

Rudolf Stingel @ Palazzo Grassi

Even without being a contemporary art expert, difficult to ignore  the palazzo Grassi installation , omnipresent in all deco magazines @ the world. Was very curious to see the palace wrapped in rugs, and how Stingel’s work would stand off in the middle of giant pixelised persan-like carpet, so here we are headed for this...
Prima materia @ Punta della Dogana

Prima materia @ Punta della Dogana

Second episode of our « Pinault in Venice » sightseeing day: Punta della Dogana admiring Tadao Ando’s  awesome  renovation… The punta seen for the Isola Sab Giorgio Maggiore  
Napoleone Martinuzzi, Venini in Isola di San Giorgio Magiore

Napoleone Martinuzzi, Venini in Isola di San Giorgio Magiore

This isn’t what I planned to see in Isola di San Giorgio Magiore, being actually headed for the new library designed by Michele de Lucchi in the former Benedictine fathers dormitory of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini…unfortunately, as this is only done by appointment, we decide to make the most of this « trip » (5 min vaporetto)...
CA Maria Adele, Venice

CA Maria Adele, Venice

A friendly, stylish and sexy place in Venice, CA Maria Adele is definitely on the list for a romantic week-end. Renovated by Milanese duo Campa&Campa, it’s full of quirky ideas, warmth, softness comfort and individuality.. Attention to detail starts with the lobby that is simply a cosy reception room where you are checked in the...