This morning, in an art auction of this city, a Henry MOORE's print was put up, but I hesitated about bidding and lost it as an useless art dealer.
After lunch, I visited "The Doraemon Exhibition Niigata 2020" at The Niigata Bandaijima Art Museum. It started in 1970, did you know that? There were almost no people, so I had the big rooms to myself.
In the afternoon, borrowing some artworks, arranging my car's inspection and preparing for my business trip from tomorrow. My restless days continue a little while more.
Living in a suburb of a provincial city, I feel less influence from covid-19. But I need to change the way of business according to that of my customers.
Today I talked with the courier service came for picking up for a while. He just smiled that he did not know some things that I talked to the operator on the phone only one hour ago. With a flu mask on such a sunny day, I wanted to thank him well.
Our communication is like this, it is needless to say that nobody would receive the information artworks have.
Germano Celant, an Italian art historian, critic and curator who made the term "Arte Povera", died of Covid-19 yesterday.
You hear his name in the world's modern and contemporary art history. He is one of those I want to be like, I want to relate to the society like him.
Covid-19 seems to accelerate the generation and social change, but do we forget everything when it subsides?
The period of my exhibition at a departmentstore is extended from one to two weeks due to cancellation of the potter after me.
Two oil paintings by Gigi PEDROLI are also exhibited. They stand out for their vivid colors and unique style. Art giving us energy and making us happy is always needed, I realize such obvious thing. Worthy of 90 years old experienced artist
A map of Milan in ancient times I found in front of a big church, and Porta Venezia. Milan was a strong walled city. The period of its construction is devided mainly into three, the Roman period, the medieval period and the period of Spain.
During this business trip, I rememberd this wall many times, for example, an appointment in front of ●● gate, taking ■■ street constructed where there was the wall, cities under a lockdown and so on.
By the way, the place I was sleeping is located in the suburbs of Milan city. It was outside this wall, who knows how it was.