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ALESSANDRO CORVISIERI

"ART IS DIGNITY"

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ALESSANDRO CORVISIERI WAS BORN IN ROME IN 1925 TO A ROMAN FAMILY, FAMOUS FOR HISTORICAL STUDIES. HIS GREAT-GRANDFATHER CONSTANTINO, BORN IN 1822 HAD A STREET IN THE CITY NAMED AFTER HIM. 
ALESSANDRO ATTENDED CLASSICAL STUDIES, WITH MUCH RESPECT TO THE LATIN LANGUAGE, AND THEN ENROLLED IN THE SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ROME. 
AT 20 HE JOINED THE LIBERAL PARTY JUST RECONSTITUTED AFTER THE WAR, HE LEFT AFTER 2 YEARS AS A RESULT OF THE PENDING MERGER WITH THE MONARCHIST PARTY. SET TO RETIRE HE FOUNDED THE WEEKLY "IL MONDO", THAT IS REGARDED ON A EUROPEAN LEVEL FOR IMPORTANT ECONOMIC INVESTMENTS, HISTORY AND LITERATURE. 
DURING THE UNIVERSITY HOLIDAYS, CORVISIERI WORKED AS A SKILLED LABOURER ON CONSTRUCTION AND INDUSTRIAL SITES IN SWITZERLAND, THE NETHERLANDS, DENMARK AND SWEDEN, COUNTRIES WITH AUTOSTOP. 
IN ROME HE SPECIALIZED IN THE RESTORATION OF OLD BUILDINGS AND IN INTERIOR ARCHITECTURE, HE HAS WORKED ALL OVER ITALY AND ABROAD FOR NOBLE FAMILIES AND GREAT DESIGNERS. IN ROME HE HAS RESTORED AMONG OTHERS "VILLA MADAMA," DESIGNED IN THE XVI CENTURY BY RAPHAEL. 
EVEN DURING HIS WORK, HIS TECHNICAL ARTISTIC CHARACTER IS INTERESTED, ACCORDING TO THE FAMILY TRADITION, IN THE OLDEST EDITIONS OF BOOKS, A RECOGNIZED EXPERT IN ANCIENT BOOKS AND MANUSCRIPTS, FOR 23 YEARS HE HAS LOOKED AFTER THE CATALOGUES OF SOME OF THE GREATEST HOUSES FOR SALE. 
IN 2002 HE CREATED THE PALEARIO PUBLISHING HOUSE, WHICH SIGNIFICANTLY TAKES THE NAME OF A HUMANIST WHO WAS TORTURED AND KILLED AS A RESULT OF THE "HOLY INQUISITION" IN THE XVI CENTURY, AND PUBLISHES THE RESULTS OF HIS HISTORICAL RESEARCH ON THE LIABILITY OF THE CHURCH OF ROME. 
CHIESA E SCHIAVITU (CHURCH AND SLAVERY) (2002), LA CHIESA DI ROMA (THE CHURCH OF ROME) WHICH IS IN TWO VOLUMES 2009, IL CRIMINE ASSOLTO E AMNISTIATO A PAGAMENTO (THE CRIME ABSOLVED AND THE FEE AMNESTIED) (2011), TWO OTHER WORKS ARE ALSO IN THE PROCESS OF BEING PUBLISHED. 
CORVISIERI STILL WORKS IN THE ARTISTIC FIELD AS A CONSULTANT FOR HIGH-CRAFT WORKS IN ROME.





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