VGP - An exhibition “Magister Raffaello” is taking place in Ha Noi, marking the 500th anniversary of the death of world renown painter Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino (1483 - 1520).
The exhibition, jointly held by the Hanoi People’s Committee, the Ha Noi Museum and the Italian Embassy in Hanoi, introduces the digitized works of painter Raphael to viewers through smart devices located at the museum or via the Magister Art application installed in visitors’ mobile gadgets.
Along with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, Raffaello forms the traditional trinity of great masters of the High Renaissance. Most famous paintings of Raphael included the “La Disputa” (1509 - 1510), “The School of Athens” (1509 – 1510), “The Alba Madonna” (1510), among others.
Throughout the exhibition, Hanoians and international friends would have a better understanding regarding Italian language, science, religions, education, arts, architect, literature, music, sports, fashion and cuisine, among others.
Moreover, the event is expected to deepen the friendship between Vietnamese and Italian people, especially from the two capital cities of Rome and Ha Noi.
The exhibition runs untill October 31./.
By Vien Nhu