Homages are pouring in after the announcement of the death of Société des Bains de Mer Artistic Director Jean-René Palacio at the Princess Grace Hospital on Tuesday.
“With Jean-René Palacio we are losing a great man of music and the arts, a talent, a friend,” said Jean-Luc Biamonti, Deputy Chairman of Monte-Carlo Société des Bains de Mer. “The artistic legacy he leaves to our Group and to Monaco is immense, we thank him for it and send our sincere condolences to his family and loved ones.”
Named Chevalier de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres in 2011, and Chevalier de l’Ordre du Mérite Culturel Monegasque in 2014, Jean-René Palacio worked for 22 years for the SBM Group and the Principality.
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