|Pier Bergonzi, outstanding writer, sommelier for passion, gourmet by nature and deputy director of Gazzetta dello Sport, the most popular italian sport daily, will be soon honored with the Radicchio d’Oro Award at the splendid Teatro Accademico in Castelfranco Veneto, Italy.
Bergonzi made numerous publications on cycling and on sport in general, including “Pantani, a tragic hero”, the novel, “L’ultimo gregario”, dedicated to legendary cyclist Fausto Coppi. Recently Bergonzi has edited the books celebrating the centenary of the Giro d’Italia.
He has been attending several times at the New York Marathon and, on a bicycle, in the Marathon of the Dolomites.
Bergonzi won’t be the only one to be awarded. The very unique event will be a tribute to outstanding figures of the information, literature, entertainment, music and wine production. Between them the great music composer Massimo Scattolin, the Italian restoration entrepreneur Famiglia Alajmo; Italian National Television RAISAT President Carlo Freccero, the Writer and TV author Elena Polidori. Gruppo sportivo Fiamme Gialle remarkable Association that excels in several sports, the soccer guru manager Giuseppe Marotta. and of course the Consorzio Ristoranti del Radicchio, unstoppable promoter of ‘the king of the night’ red radicchio
still today his art doesn’t show any sign of dating, He turns geometric research and rigour into the purest visionary aesthetics, combines a range of different languages into a new and intriguing itinerary that represents a one off in the history of art across all ages and continues to thrill the wider public.
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on their self-titled debut album in 1969.
Since 1968 Venice Biennale’s International Architecture Exhibition sprawls across the famously watery city for a few months every two years. Absorbing Modernity: 1914-2014 is the idea of this year’s curator., Rem Koolhaas, and his collaborators At Giardini the exhibit spams from the Russian ironic views to the more pedantic Denmark, to pretty quiet Germany and Switzerland, while Holland centerpiece Elements of Architecture, is an engaging look behind the elegant facades of international architecture. Beyond the main events Arsenale and the Giardini, many other shows spread art qll around the city There is Sguardi Incrociati a Venezia at Espace Louis Vuitton Venezia, a double Venice by
Japanese Manga artist Jiro Taniguchi and the painter, photographer and set designer Mariano Fortuny,
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