Brought to you by: Monaco Life
Monaco’s philosophical forum, Les Rencontres Philosophiques de Monaco, is focusing on the topic of “the body” for its second season of workshops.
Eminent philosophers and speakers have been invited to present a series of high-level reflections on this topic to the public. The Association of Philosophical Encounters of Monaco, founded by Charlotte Casiraghi, Joseph Cohen, Robert Maggiori and Raphael Zagury-Orly, aims to promote philosophy and hold monthly meetings allowing guests to deepen, exchange and convey ideas on the theme of the year.
The next conference, “Do robots have a body?” (Les robots ont-ils un corps?), presented by Ali Benmakhlouf and Jean-Michel Besnier, takes places on January 12, 2017, at the Théâtre des Variétés from 7 to 9 pm.
The workshops of the 2015-2016 season, on the theme of love, were the topic of a journal published in October. The annual review, The Notebook of the Philosophical Encounters of Monaco N ° 2, will appear In January 2017.
Monaco has been earmarked as the home for a new private viewing space by Zurich-based gallerists Hauser and Wirth who will hold their inaugural show in June.
Restaurants and bars will open terraces from mid-May in the first phase of a three-stage reopening in France, if the government follows this proposed timeline.
Cristiano Raimondi has been announced as the new Artistic Director of one of the most prestigious art awards in the world, the International Contemporary Art Prize.
A Monaco charity was able to provide for the life-saving surgery of 12 children in 2020, a third of the operations performed in 2020 but an incredible feat in a year impacted by Covid.