A DAY IN THE CASTLE OF NOTTINGHAM TO DISCOVER THE HISTORY OF “CITY OF REBELS”

Guest Writer: Lamar Francois I really enjoyed my day in the company of Marysia, Roberto and William along with the Lord Mayor of Nottingham, Cllr Dave Trimble who kindly escorted us around Nottingham Castle. My thanks also to the generous hospitality of Solman Nouman at the Castle. On the day I had a really good… Read More A DAY IN THE CASTLE OF NOTTINGHAM TO DISCOVER THE HISTORY OF “CITY OF REBELS”

THE GHOST BUS: “ENCOURAGING CREATIVITY AND BRIDGING CULTURES AND AGES”

On April I made a whirlwind visit to Beeston and Nottingham city to strengthen ties of friendship and cooperation between UK and Nottinghamshire – the land of Robin Hood – and Italy. It was my seventh visit there since 2014. Now, on that special day with the friends of ACT Art Culture Tourism, founded by Marysia… Read More THE GHOST BUS: “ENCOURAGING CREATIVITY AND BRIDGING CULTURES AND AGES”

IN THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD TO STRENGTHEN TIES OF FRIENDSHIP AND COOPERATION

Roberto Alborghetti visits Beeston & Nottingham Guest Writer: MARYSIA ZIPSER On Wednesday 13th April, Italian artist, author and official biographer to Pope Francis, made a whirlwind visit to his adopted town of Beeston and Nottingham city to strengthen ties of friendship and cooperation between UK and Nottinghamshire – the land of Robin Hood – and… Read More IN THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD TO STRENGTHEN TIES OF FRIENDSHIP AND COOPERATION

INTERVIEW ON NOTTS TV (UK): “MACROPHOTOS TO TELL BEAUTY IN IMPERFECTIONS”

An Italian making news in the UK! It is always good news for our country. So, thanks to Notts TV, the most important broadcaster in the Middle East. He dedicated a space to me in the most popular program: Eye Up, broadcasted from Nottingham. Thanks to journalist Lara Davies and host Richard Spurr. The interview… Read More INTERVIEW ON NOTTS TV (UK): “MACROPHOTOS TO TELL BEAUTY IN IMPERFECTIONS”

“THE ACT OF REBELLION”: THE GHOST BUS IS BACK IN THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD

Here we are again in Nottingham – “City of the Rebels” – in the Land of Robin Hood, for The Ghost Bus project and other initiatives such as The Roses of the Year, starting next May. The events were promoted by ACT founded by Marysia Zipser. A great honor for me to be received by… Read More “THE ACT OF REBELLION”: THE GHOST BUS IS BACK IN THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD

WAITING FOR “THE GHOST BUS DAY” IN UK… THIS IS THE “SEASIDE TOWN” VIDEO!

Can you believe that this art is from an old bus? They’re not paintings. They’re macro photos of an old and rusty bus at Barton garage (Beeston, Nottingham, UK). Seaside Town video by Roberto Alborghetti. Music by Simon, Richard, James and Tom Barton, Original Soundtrack from The Ghost Bus project made with Bartons PLC and… Read More WAITING FOR “THE GHOST BUS DAY” IN UK… THIS IS THE “SEASIDE TOWN” VIDEO!

APRIL 13, 2022: A GREAT DAY IN BEESTON-NOTTINGHAM WITH “THE GHOST BUS” AND “THE ROSES OF THE YEAR”

Here I am back in the beautiful and evocative land of Robin Hood, in the Middle East! A day in Beeston and Nottingham to strengthen the relationship of friendship and cooperation between the United Kingdom and Nottinghamshire – the land of Robin Hodd – with Italy. The awaited day dedicated to “The Ghost Bus” project… Read More APRIL 13, 2022: A GREAT DAY IN BEESTON-NOTTINGHAM WITH “THE GHOST BUS” AND “THE ROSES OF THE YEAR”

“THE GHOST BUS”: ART AND EMOTIONS FOR WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY 2022

#WorldAutismAwarenessDay2022 #April2 “Autistic are able to see what human beings don’t see.” It is a phrase by Temple Grandin, who has dedicated a lifetime to reflect, understand and raise awareness on the issues and realities of autism. And on April 2, when World Autism Awareness Day 2022 is celebrated, it is nice to remember these words, which I… Read More “THE GHOST BUS”: ART AND EMOTIONS FOR WORLD AUTISM AWARENESS DAY 2022

TONIGHT THE PHOTOS OF “THE YEAR OF THE ROSES” WILL LIGHT THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD (UK)

Tonight the official final video of the Year of Roses 2021, the great photographic initiative promoted by ACT Group (UK) and OKAY !, will be screened in Beeston Light Night, in the land of Robin Hood, Nottingham. The video, which presents the best 60 images, will be screened in the solemn spaces of the Parish… Read More TONIGHT THE PHOTOS OF “THE YEAR OF THE ROSES” WILL LIGHT THE LAND OF ROBIN HOOD (UK)

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES: THE FINAL VIDEO WITH THE SHOW OF THE BEST 60 IMAGES

We are delighted to introduce you to the Year of the Roses 2021 great online Video Exhibition with the best 60 pictures. A big thank you to all those who participated in this wellbeing initiative!  All roses’ images and their stories submitted have been showcased on our respective social media from April to 30 September.  After… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES: THE FINAL VIDEO WITH THE SHOW OF THE BEST 60 IMAGES

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: FROM TOMORROW THE ONLINE BIG SHOW OF THE BEST 60 PICTURES

We are delighted to introduce you to the Year of the Roses 2021 great online exhibition with the best pictures, from tomorrow Saturday 13th November.  All roses images and their stories submitted have been showcased on our respective social media from April to 30 September.  After submissions closed, the judges selected 60 of the best… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: FROM TOMORROW THE ONLINE BIG SHOW OF THE BEST 60 PICTURES

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: FROM 13TH NOVEMBER THE ONLINE EXHIBITION WITH THE BEST 60 PICTURES

The stages of the grand finale of the Year of Roses 2021 initiative are approaching, with the opening of the great online exhibition and the launch of the video with the best images. All roses images and their stories submitted have been showcased on social media from April to 30 September.  After submissions closed, the… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES 2021: FROM 13TH NOVEMBER THE ONLINE EXHIBITION WITH THE BEST 60 PICTURES

THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2021

Year of The Roses is an international initiative promoted by Art Culture Tourism (UK) and OKAY! (Italy schools magazine). How to participate Free to enter and ​open to anyone, all around the world.  All ages, individuals, groups (including family & school groups) and associations. ​This project is dedicated to roses in all their aspects, shapes… Read More THE YEAR OF THE ROSES / SUBMISSIONS UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER 2021