This magic place is about transdisciplinarity. It’s the Swiss Institute of Rome, where Joëlle Comé acts as Director since 2016. Joëlle holds a master’s degree in film and culture and initiates exchange between the realms of art and science and an innovative approach to connect academic and artistic research. The institution is situated in the eclectic Villa Maraini, built at the beginning of the 1900s by Ticino entrepreneur Emilio Maraini, successful tycoon of sugar beet extraction. In 1946 the villa was donated by Carolina Maraini Sommaruga, widow of Emilio, to the Swiss Confederation. The donation stipulates a dedication to the service of culture.
Restaurants in Switzerland are finding new and refreshing ways to lure the bon vivants out of the comfort and safety of their homes and back to their chefs’ tables.
From the serene landscapes of his native Canada to the vibrant fashion industry, photographer and artist Raphael Mazzucco has made his mark with his unique blend of passion and creativity.
The Artling is an international Art and Design consultancy and online gallery focused on highlighting the best of contemporary art and design. Their online platform, theArtling.com, lists thousands of artists from around the world. The Artling offers consultancy services to both private and corporate clients, working with private collectors and with interior designers, architects, and property developers. Sourcing from both emerging and established artists, The Artling provides end-to-end advisory service, from developing art themes and narratives, concept design development, and the commissioning of artworks to project and site specifications.
Thirsting for adventure in Zurich on a Thursday? Here’s a local’s guide to some crazy, quirky and spontaneous things you can do if you want to whisk a loved one, best friend or partner-in-crime away from work, kids, household chores or parents-in-law for 24 hours!