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The stump of a tree becomes a crib source of hope

The stump of a tree becomes a crib source of hope

A tree stump shaped by the hands of an artist, becomes a crib Wonderful artist Bruno Crema of Montagnana in the province of Padua (Italy), who has made nativity scenes sculpture using tree stumps. He has made about twenty, one more beautiful than the other, all full of meaning as the connection between nature and […]

The Terraqueo World illuminates Portofino

The Terraqueo World illuminates Portofino

On 13 December, an artistic and cultural event born from the collaboration between the Municipality of Portofino, Geometry Global Italy and Maestro Marco Nereo Rotelli will illuminate the heart of Portofino, the first step of a communication project aimed at enhancing the Ligurian village as a model of absolute beauty and symbol of the balance […]

The wonder of the sky over the beauty of Rome

The wonder of the sky over the beauty of Rome

30 images that immortalize the encounter of some of the most spectacular phenomena of the night firmament with monuments and symbols of the Capital Rome – From 6 December to 26 January 2020 the exhibition Carpe Sidera will be held at the Civic Museum of Zoology. The wonder of the sky on the beauty of […]

At the feet of the gods. Ancient shoes and their fortune in the culture of the twentieth century

At the feet of the gods.  Ancient shoes and their fortune in the culture of the twentieth century

Italy, Florence – At Palazzo Pitti, Museo della Moda e del Costume from 17 December 2019 to 19 April 2020, the exhibition Ai piedi degli dei. Ancient shoes and their fortune in the culture of the twentieth century The history, the social role and the symbolic value of footwear from the classical world to the […]

The heavens in a room.  Wooden ceilings in Florence and Rome in the Renaissance

The heavens in a room.  Wooden ceilings in Florence and Rome in the Renaissance

Itay, Florance -At the Uffizi, Sala Detti and Sala del Camino from 10 December 2019 to 8 March 2020 The exhibition illustrates the wooden coffered ceilings, called “skies” in the Renaissance. Constructive and ornamental elements of the interior space, the ceilings are a compendium of technique, art and symbolic representation, which updates the ancient culture, […]

Pietro Aretino and art in the Renaissance

Pietro Aretino and art in the Renaissance

Italy, Florence – At the Uffizi, Aula Magliabechiana from 27 November 2019 to 1 March 2020 will be held the exhibition Pietro Aretino and art in the Renaissance A hundred paintings, sculptures, objects of applied art, tapestries, miniatures and printed books reconstruct the world of a great intellectual of the sixteenth century, Pietro Aretino (1492-1556). […]

The Madonna Della Loggia by Botticelli arrives in St. Petersburg

The Madonna Della Loggia by Botticelli arrives in St. Petersburg

Botticelli’s Madonna Della Loggia continues her journey in Russia, and from Vladivostok, after having crossed the region of the Russian Far East, she arrives in St. Petersburg. The famous painting by the Italian Renaissance Master Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510), from the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, after the great success with the public during the exhibitions at […]

The Europa Nostra Prize 2019 for the restoration of the Chapel of the Shroud by Guarini

The Europa Nostra Prize 2019 for the restoration of the Chapel of the Shroud by Guarini

Just over a year after its reopening, on Tuesday 29 October 2019 in Paris, the extraordinary restoration of the Chapel of the Shroud, an architectural jewel by Guarino Guarini, was celebrated with the award of the prestigious European Heritage Award / Europa Nostra Prize 2019 in the Conservation category. The European Heritage Awards ceremony was […]

Mediterranean: the Master of peperino tells us about the marine environment

Mediterranean: the Master of peperino tells us about the marine environment

This is Mario Gavotti, the Italian artist from Marino in the province of Rome, who has been able to transform the rigid magmatic rock into floating and harmonious works that tell the sea, the watery worlds, forms that sometimes make us think of our first cradle: the amniotic liquid. In the territory of the municipality […]

Tel Aviv: art and design on display in residence Ambassador

Tel Aviv: art and design on display in residence Ambassador

The Ambassador of Italy’s Residence in Israel opens its doors to the public for a series of guided tours of the collection of designer works of art, objects and furnishings on display in the home as part of the Day of the Contemporary. The initiative, promoted by Ambassador Gianluigi Benedetti, will allow visitors to visit […]

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