Giacomo Puccini’s Madame Butterfly – Revisited by Anna Chromy June 30, 2017 Albert Camus: “Conscience is more important than life”. Its absence can kill. Inspired by Giacomo Puccini’s famous opera, the artist Anna Chromy has created a project for a ballet, with a number of scenic sketches, complemented by costume designs for the main characters. The idea originated at the Puccini Festival at Torre Del Lago in Tuscany, where the project had its Première during the Lyric Season 2017. Cio-Cio-San’s […]
Prinz Albert II of Monaco in Pietrasanta June 30, 2017 Prinz Albert II of Monaco made at the end of June a private visit to the marble studios of Pietrasanta and Carrara. The photo shows him at the Museo dei Bozzetti di Pietrasanta, with Anna Chromy’s Cloak in the background. Also at other points visited he was faced with Anna’s works, like Eurydice at Massimo Gallieni in Pietrasanta, or the large Cloak of Conscience at Studio Michelangelo in Carrara.