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Art, culture, entertainment

Sicily homeland of great men of culture and world-renowned artists.

Art, culture, entertainment

Art, culture, entertainment

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In this magazine you can find information about Sicilian culture, art and entertainment events.

Wednesday, 14 May 2014 00:00 Written by

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"In Sicily,'' Giovanni Puglisi went on to say,''over its millennial history, no religious-cultural experience was ever eliminated".

The announcement was made by the head of the commission, Sicily native Giovanni Puglisi. ''This result,'' he said, ''not only adds more value to a territory that undoubtedly deserves a better future than what has been handed to it by the political mishaps of the past few years, it also inserts into UNESCO World Heritage a one-of-a-kind site, since the Byzantine and Arab-Norman heritage in Palermo's historical and artistic sites is the only one in the world with its cultural syncretism spanning religious and political divides.''

Wednesday, 09 April 2014 00:00 Written by

What would happen if Sicily itself became the background for some artworks? It would look like a artwork within the artwork, the creativity of man surrounded by the art of nature.
This is how, in the bed of an ancient dried-up river which flowed from the neighbors Nebrodi mounts, the "Fiumara d'Arte" (literally: art torrent) is born – in a landscape that alternates rocky desolation to stretches of lush vegetation and offers extraordinary views of the wide mountains and the sea in the distance.

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Tuesday, 04 March 2014 00:00 Written by

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It is difficult to imagine a more close and indissoluble connection between a town and an element of the landscape in which it is immersed, than the one that exists between Cefalù and its promontory, "la Rocca". A rock formation of about 250 meters, magnificent and wild, riddled with caves and ravines, topped with Mediterranean vegetation, la Rocca overlooks and dominates Cefalù, offering among other things, an incomparable natural background to that man-made miracle that is the Norman cathedral – the Duomo.

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