Monthly Archives: March 2014
Faberge Egg by the Russian Imperial Jeweller. Wartski jewellers 14 Grafton Street, Mayfair will be showing the Faberge, gold & diamond Easter Egg, circa 1887,once given to Empress Maria Feodorovna by Emperor Alexander 111. Recently rediscovered in America at a scrap metal merchants.
“La Variabile Umana”. “The Human Factor”. Recent Italian Film Noir (2013) Starring Silvio Orlando,Giuseppe Battiston, Sandra Ceccarelli, Alice Raffaelli. Presented in London during Cinema Made in Italy 2014.
Salamander. A sophisticated European politico/thriller series set in Brussels. Star cast led by Filip Peeters. Arrow Films launch the 12 part series on DVD, on 17/03/2014. Recently shown on BBC4
J.Robert Scott. US Patents for outstanding American “Ombre” Laquered furniture, & glamourous leather sofas in a unique colour palette.
Watts of Westminster. Sensational Hand Block large scale patterned Wallpaper tradition. London Design Week Chelsea Harbour.
Venetian Rubelli’s stunning new Textiles @ London Design Week. Rubelli linen fabric nominated “Best Textile” @ Maison et Objet Paris 2014.
Viva La Liberta. Brilliant Italian film starring Toni Servillo & Valerio Mastandrea. Directed by Roberto Ando & adapted from his 2012 Award winning book “Il Trono Vuoto”. See full feature on www.eluxetv.com
Italian Film Premiere.”Viva la Liberta”. Scintillating, sophisticated, witty farce of modern day Italy.Italian Director Roberto Ando, adapted from his 2012 book,”Il Trono Vuoto”. Starring Tony Servillo (star of 2014 Oscar winner “Great Beauty”) also starring Valerio Mastandrea, & Valeria Bruni Tedeschi. A modern day Political fairytale.
The Italian Film, “Great Beauty”. Scoops Oscar Best Foreign Language Film. Paolo Sorrentino Neapolitain Director is feted in Italy. 15 years since the Last Oscar for an Italian film.
Mimmo Rotella Italian “decollage”, artist, poet & tribute to Federico Fellini, “Felliniana”. Lieven de Buck Galerie current show St Paul de Vence, Nice, South of France