During the Extraordinary Jubilee of Mercy, UTET Grandi Opere – in keeping with its mission as a publisher that conveys ethical values and releases works that are emblematic of major events in the contemporary world – is now publishing a work of extraordinary and unique value: La Bibbia nella cultura e nell’arte (‘The Bible in culture and art’) in collaboration with the Joseph Ratzinger – Benedict XVI Vatican Foundation.
The volume EXPO 1851-2015 and four volumes of Cultura del cibo (Food Culture) make up the corpus of works dedicated to UTET Grandi Opere at the EXPO event. EXPO 1851-2015. Storie e immagini delle Grandi Esposizioni is a book dedicated to the history of the Word Fairs from their inception through to the present day, supervised by Professor Alberto Abruzzese, Communication Sociologist and former professor of the IULM University in Milan. The volume is edited by Professor Luca Massidda, Professor of Urban Sociology at the School of Architecture and Design of Ascoli Piceno, Camerino University.
It took place in Florence the presentation of the book The Bible in culture and art. In the beautiful Paradise room of the Duomo Museum, the Director Timothy Verdon gave a lecture about the relationship between art and religion with particular reference to the artist Lorenzo Ghiberti. Laura Morante read with skill and passion parts of the Bible.
Project exclusively for customers of UTET Grandi Opere – FMR
Symposium is a project that aims to enhance Italy’s cultural and artistic heritage. It is targeted exclusively at the customers of our publishing group and is divided into several resources: the newsletter, a dedicated website, and the “A tu per tu con l’Arte e la Cultura” programme (Face to face with Art and Culture).