“La Dolce Vita” in Shanghai
Shanghai 15.16.2011 – This is the photo- event at our salon in Shanghai. “La Dolce Vita” is an exhibition sponsored and made official by the Consulate and the Italian Cultural Institute in Shanghai, having as its main theme the international jet set during the popular period of the “Dolce Vita”in Italy , in the late ’50s and early ’60s. The event was made possible thank to the collaboration with the photographer and filmmaker Marco Garzia, whose archive includes – among millions of photographs- the 26 images that make up the exhibition, depicting the Italian and international celebrities (Alberto Sordi and Sofia Loren, Elizabeth Taylor and Paul Newman, to name a few) captured by the first generation of paparazzi in different situations in Rome, Venice, Cortina and other Italian places devoted to exclusive meetings. The Garzia Collection, which covers the period from 1955 to 1961, is unpublished material in China and was absent for more than 30 years from any publication worldwide .”La Dolce Vita” will be exposed at the ContestaRockHair salon in Julu Road 733-4 from the 16th of June until the 30th of September 2011.