Kim’s Video from East Village, New York City, is moving from NYC to Salemi in south west Sicily and will live La Dolce Vita as reported in New York Times today 2/8/09 the 8th February 2009.
Lasy year Yongman Kim was looking for a home for his video collection. Through a intriguing series of events the council of Salemi in western sicily are excited to become the new home of kim’s video collection.
Where is Salemi in Sicily ? Learn more here following this link to the MIPC Salemi newsletter.
MIPC are Italian Property Consultants currently assisting international investors buy property in Salemi Sicily Italy. David from MIPC said “People from all over the world are visiting Salemi and falling in love with Sicily. The italian property in south west sicily are very cheap and investors are starting to buy some very interesting and historic italian buildings. MIPC are involved with some very interesting artistic and culture projects looking to start up in Salemi and turn this town into an international atistic culture centre. Clients include a photography workshop, PAIC, writers retreat, italian cooking school and many more… “.
If you would like to join Kim video in Salemi with your arts project or you are interested in relocating to sicily then please email MIPC.
Ms Franca Pauli president of an art foundation called Clio assisted Kim’s Video in their transfer to Salemi along with her colleagues Glen Hyman and Dario Colombo. Kim’s video collection will be arriving in Sicily towards the end of the month and will then be hosted in a 17th centurary Jesuit college in the centre of Salemi, where the Salemi civic museam is also hosted. Film lovers will be invited to visit Salemi in Sicily and visit the Never Ending Festival projecting Mr Yongman Kim video collection non stop 24 hours a day.
The Salemi administration lead by Mr Vittorio Sgarbi, Salemi mayor, and the head of the department of Creativity Mr Toscani are currently managing the Salemi regeneration project and offering some of the old town houses for 1 euro.
MIPC hosted a Discovering Salemi trip in which many international property investors visited Salemi to purchase property in Italy.
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