KANYE WEST AND KIM KARDASHIAN WEDDING IN FLORENCE

(May 2014) Florence has once again been chosen as the setting for an exceptional wedding: producer and rapper Kanye West and the beautiful Kim Kardashian, American character among the most prominent, will celebrate their wedding at Forte Belvedere. Impressive the number of VIPs who will arrive in the city for this weekend: many swear that…

Read more

THEFT IN OUR SHOW-ROOM (BAZZANTI GALLERY)

(April 27th 2014)   We have been victim of theft. We publish the pictures of the Works of Art stolen on the right. We would be grateful to those who report us about some of these sculptures found on the market for sale.   For info: tel. +39 055215649 Write an e-mail Click on the…

Read more

THE “IDENTICAL” ETRUSCAN CHIMERA IN CORTONA

(March 22nd, 2014)   The Archaeological Museum of Florence exhibited at the Academy of Cortona, on the occasion of the exhibition “Etruscan Seduction”, the “identical” copy of the Etruscan bronze Chimera, realized by Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry.   See also: The “Identical” Chimera (NEWS)

Read more

ATTENTION – ALERT !

WE FOUND OUT THAT SOME AMERICAN COMPANIES ARE TRYING TO SELL BRONZE SCULPTURES OF MICHELANGELO, MADE FROM ORIGINAL MOULDS OF FERDINANDO MARINELLI ARTISTIC FOUNDRY OF FLORENCE. AND THAT THEY PUBLISH ON THE WEB PICTURES WHOSE PROPERTY IS OF FERDINANDO MARINELLI ARTISTIC FOUNDRY OF FLORENCE WITHOUT AUTHORIZATION. AND THEY USE THEM ALSO IN THEIR BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP.…

Read more

MORGANTE ON THE LOGGIA DE’ LANZI TERRACE

(1972)   On the beautiful terrace of the Loggia dei Lanzi, next to the Uffizi, was placed a stone fountain with a bronze Posthumous Cast Originals of the Giambologna’s sculpture, realized by Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry, Morgante riding a marine “dragon”. The fountain was placed by the Lions Club Firenze, in memory of the social…

Read more

PAOLO SORRENTINO WINS IN LOS ANGELES. THE OSCAR GOES TO ‘THE GREAT BEAUTY’

(March 2014)   At the  “CINEMA ITALIAN STYLE 2013” Film Festival of last November 2013 in Los Angeles, during the award ceremony of the Director Bernardo Bertolucci with the medal executed by Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry, was shown, among others, “THE GREAT BEAUTY” in the presence of Director Paolo Sorrentino, OSCAR 2014 Winner.   Watch…

Read more

THE TEXAS LONGHORN

(March 2014) Long Horn Original by Eleonora Villani   Original piece, first casting of a limited edition, produced for the exhibition “Florence to Florence” n the Year of Italian Culture in the United States.   The Artist Eleonora Villani, that works in the Ferdinando Marinelli Artistic Foundry of Florence, has created a sketch of a…

Read more

THE “FORMELLA DEL PARADISO” AT QUIRINALE

(April 2010)   On the occasion of the exhibition “Giuseppe negli Arazzi di Pontormo e Bronzino, jviaggio tra i tesori del Quirinalel” the Marinelli Foundry has exposed , as the only private lender, the replica of the panel of the”Stories of Joseph” from The Gate of Paradise. The exhibition was held for the inauguration of…

Read more

EXCLUSIVE RIGHTS FOR MICHELANGELO

(May 2011)   Ferdinando Marinelli Jr. and Ronald Welborn, today concluded an important agreement:   The limited editions of the MICHELANGELO  Masterpieces in bronze, Museum Quality, from moulds taken from the original sculptures and realized by the Marinelli Foundry, will be commercialized worldwide by the “October 2008 SRW Partnership”.

Read more

THE PANEL OF PARADISE DOOR AT THE QUIRINALE

(April 2010)   On the occasion of the exhibition “Giuseppe negli Arazzi di Pontormo e Bronzino, jviaggio tra i tesori del Quirinalel” the Marinelli Foundry has exposed , as the only private lender, the replica of the panel of the “Stories of Joseph” from the Gate of Paradise. The exhibition was held for the inauguration…

Read more