Encountering Beauty through the Material World

Encountering Beauty
A series of podcasts brought to you by Masterpiece London, with Thomas Marks, editor of Apollo magazine.

This episode features Alessandra di Castro. We’ll be hearing about the marvels of marble, a material that since antiquity has captured the imaginations of sculptors and architects. Across cultures and centuries, it has conveyed power, grandeur, and endurance – and yet it has also been the substance of some of the most humane and intimate sculptures that we know, and of delicate designs.

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“ITALICS” an island-wide exhibition curated by Vincenzo de Bellis