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Roberto Bolle VOYAGE INTO BEAUTY ROBERTO BOLLE PHOTOGRAPHY BY FABRIZIO FERRI AND LUCIANO ROMANO INTRODUCTION BY BOB WILSON FOREWORD BY GIOVANNI PUGLISI

Lush photographic portraits of Roberto Bolle, the male icon of dance, showcase the great beauty of the dancer in his beloved Italy. This lavish photographic volume presents the magnificent Roberto Bolle, principal dancer of the American Ballet Theatre and guest artist at La Scala and the Royal Ballet, in the most beautiful locations throughout Italy, from St. Mark’s Square to Agrigento, from the Colosseum to Pompeii. Through the art of dance, Bolle has become one of Italy’s cultural ambassadors to the world. This book presents the dancer in some of the country’s most iconic locations. Bolle’s magnetic charisma has helped him bring dance to a wider audience and draw large and enthusiastic crowds to the ballet. A much-courted media star, Bolle has also appeared in numerous fashion and style magazines, as well as advertising campaigns. This handsome volume is Bolle’s photographic love letter to Italy, featuring the country as a gorgeous backdrop to the dancer, in stunning poses which show his artistic beauty and athletic strength. Fabrizio Ferri began his career as a photojournalist, then shifted to the fashion world, becoming one of the world’s most sought-after photographers. His clients include Vogue, Harper’s Bazaar, Vanity Fair, Interview, and Esquire. Luciano Romano began as a theater photographer for renowned venues such as La Scala. He has collaborated with publishers such as Citadelles & Mazenod, Skira, and Taschen, and his photographs are included in leading museum collections such as MAXXI in Rome. Bob Wilson is a director and playwright, as well as a choreographer, painter, sculptor, video artist, and sound and light designer. Giovanni Puglisi is a university professor and banker, and the President of the Italian National Commission for UNESCO.

DANCE/PHOTOGRAPHY 160 pages, 10 x 13” 120 color photographs HC w/jacket: 978-0-8478-4674-0 $65.00 Can: $65.00 UK: £45.00 June 2, 2015 Rights: World English RIZZOLI E A R LY O N S A L E

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Fall 2015 Rizzoli International Publications Catalog  

Including Rizzoli New York, Universe Publishing, Rizzoli Ex Libris, Skira Rizzoli, Welcome Books, Skira Editore, Flammarion, Marsilio and Ha...

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