Rome

Memento

Memento Horst LeichenichWe remember Horst Leichenich (1948 – 2021). Artists friend and collector  Horst Leichenich was a central figure in Cologne’s cultural life. In 1974, with the founding of the legendary […] Konstantin Johannes SafiriouWe remember Konstantin J. Safiriou (1949 – 2020). He was our friend and inspiration.  Konstantin Johannes Safiriou (* 1949), private scholar, author, economic and cultural advisor, died too […] Heinz-Günter MebuschWe will never forget our friend, the

Heinz-Günter Mebusch, Portrait of Janine Kounellis, ArtForum Editions

Jannis Kounellis

On 16th February 2017 our friend, the Greek artist Jannis Kounellis, one of the leading figures of the Arte Povera movement, passed away in Rome’s Villa Mafalda hospital. Born in Piraeus, Greece in 1936, the artist moved to Rome at the age of 20 to study at the Academy of Fine Arts and considered the Eternal City his adopted home, where he continued to live and work. But he still had