YURI GAGARIN FIRST HUMAN IN THE SPACE (9,march 1934-27,march 1968)russian pilot and cosmonaut.Spotted during the last street jam in the city,hosted every 2 years in milan by hundreds of artists from everywhere at work.They paint one of the longest wall in the city more than 3 kilometers.May be the biggest GRAFFITI event in Europe.
Oh my little beautiful Madonna
04 October 2015
01 October 2015
CONCA DELL'INCORONATA(Incoronata Lock 1496)so called because nearby the church of SAINT MARY CROWNED(1450-1460)the famous double facade church.It was the point where THE CANAL OF MARTESANA enter in the city.A big problem was to be solved at the time.The difference in level between this canal and the BIG NAVIGLIO.LEONARDO DA VINCI eingineered and improved locks' system for the city,as you can read from CODE ATLANTICUS.This allowed a gradual low opening to increase flow water and easy regulation of the pressure.
27 September 2015
UMBERTO BOCCIONI bronze sculpture titled:"UNIQUE FORMS OF CONTINUITY IN SPACE".The bronze is depicted on the obverse of the Italian-issue 20 cent euro coin.Want to represent the expression of the movement and fluidity.Just inside the 900 MUSEUM with others contemporary art masterpices by nationals and internationals masters you can't loose the visit if you're in the city.
24 September 2015
SFORZA CASTLE (1360-1499),not only because you can meet the city history,not for the DUCAL COURT,THE ROCCHETTA a fortress inside the fortess considered unassailable by enemies during sieges.BONA OF SAVOY'S TOWER.You can see many interesting museums inside with masterpieces by LEONARDO DA VINCI in the service of LODOVICO IL MORO and archistar DONATO BRAMANTE made ofne of the most great RENAISSANCE center around.
21 September 2015
19 September 2015
16 September 2015
SAN MAURIZIO AL MONASTERO MAGGIORE(1503-1518)nun's choir,by archietcts GIANGIACOMO DOLCEBUONO and GIOVANNI ANTONIO AMADEO originally part of the female BENEDICTINES convent.Often compared with the SISTINE CHAPEL to be a blaze of magnificents frescoes by many artmasters.Recently full restored now you can see "THE ADORATION OF THE MAGI" by ANTONIO CAMPI,"LIFE OF SAN MAURIZIO" and "MARRIAGE AT CANA" by BERNARDINO LUINI.Another masterpiece inside was the great organ(see right up)commissioed in 1554 entirely mechanic.
13 September 2015
10 September 2015
MILAN CATHEDRAL (Milano Dome,El Domm de Milan in local language)dedicated to SAINT MARY OF THE NATIVITY(1386 a.c.)5th largest church worlwide.A landmark for anyone moving around the city,before high towers was built in the city you can see from every point the HOLY VIRGIN for over 600 hundre years break up the low city skyline up to the highest and main spire,now,sometimes you can see aborts,the new tower and the highset spire more.Well done.
07 September 2015
04 September 2015
UK PAVILION EXPO MILAN 2015,"Grown in Britain and Northern Ireland",an hive of innovation and creativity helping to feed the planet.From the official site:"To feed a growing global population,we need more creative thinking,smarter technology and increased international collaboration.Grown in Britain and Northern Ireland,aims to raise global awareness of and provide innovative solutions to one of the most pressing challenge of our time-how to feed and sustain an expected rise in a world's population to nine bilion by 2050.Get more virtual visit on the official site UKPAVILION2015.COM.