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Florence, in Palazzo Pitti all the power of the Baroque bronze between eros and sacred

Florence, in Palazzo Pitti all the power of the Baroque bronze between eros and sacred

All the energy of baroque art imprisoned in the metal, thanks to the living power of the flame: this, in short, is the concept of shaped by fire. The bronze sculpture in the Florence of the last Medici, exhibition accepted from September 18, 2019 to January 12, 2020 at the Treasure of the Grand Dukes, […]

Turkey: Italian design and architecture in Ankara and Istanbul

Turkey: Italian design and architecture in Ankara and Istanbul

The Embassy of Italy in Turkey, in collaboration with the Faculty of Architecture of the Bilkent University, is organizing two evenings in Ankara and Istanbul dedicated to design and architecture with particular tribute to Caccia Dominioni, an important surname made famous by two characters, cousins among them: Paolo Caccia Dominioni, military, writer, engineer and designer […]

The Madonna of Botticelli’s Lodge goes to Russia

The Madonna of Botticelli’s Lodge goes to Russia

The Madonna Della Loggia, a painting from the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, by the famous Italian Renaissance Master Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510), will be exhibited for the first time in Russia. The two exhibition stages of the work will be at the centre of the cultural programme of the V Eastern Economic Forum in Vladivostok and […]

Sicily, here are the exhibitions not to be missed on August 15th

Sicily, here are the exhibitions not to be missed on August 15th

From the Palazzo Valle in Catania to the Convitto delle Arti in Noto, from the former Convent of S. Francesco d’Assisi to the Palazzo della Soprintendenza in Syracuse, the Sicilian Ferragosto offers art lovers numerous opportunities to visit some of the most important exhibitions. Leonardo Da Vinci – The faces of a genius” in Catania […]

The prestigious mosaics of Ancient Rome on display in Yerevan

The prestigious mosaics of Ancient Rome on display in Yerevan

From 10 August to 29 September, the public of Armenia will be able to admire “Coloured visions of ancient Rome: mosaics from the Capitoline Museums”, a large selection of works from the collection of the Capitoline collections Rome, August 2019 – The National Gallery of Armenia is preparing to host, from 10 August to 29 […]

Confraternity of Valdobbiadene. The whole truth about UNESCO recognition

Confraternity of Valdobbiadene. The whole truth about UNESCO recognition

The UNESCO recognition of the hills of Conegliano Valdobbiadene has generated often distorted information: now the Confraternity of Valdobbiadene intervenes Valdobbiadene, Italy –  The hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene are the 55th Italian site “World Heritage”, as expressed by the UNESCO World Assembly. This news has triggered a wave of information that does not correspond […]

The Sacred in Contemporary Art. Presentation of the first catalogue

The Sacred in Contemporary Art. Presentation of the first catalogue

Italy – The “Don Roberto Corvini Museum of Sacred Art”, after the recent and definitive renovation completed in 2017, intends not only to enhance the precious objects in the exhibition halls but has also started projects of temporary exhibitions and high-level events. The museum director Paolo Castrini and the parish priest Don Giampaolo Riccardi, together […]

A Renaissance skeleton resurfaces from the bowels of the Uffizi

A Renaissance skeleton resurfaces  from the bowels of the Uffizi

The perfectly preserved remains of a woman found in the excavation area adjacent to the hall of San Pier Scheraggio A Renaissance skeleton emerges from the bowels of the Uffizi: it is the perfectly preserved remains of a woman, presumably dating back to the end of the 15th century. The remains are to be found […]

“Living in the Italian way” a new tactile path for the blind at the Egyptian Museum

“Living in the Italian way” a new tactile path for the blind at the Egyptian Museum

Egypt, Cairo – A new international experience for the Homer State Tactile Museum in Ancona, which is currently in Cairo for a training course and for the creation of an innovative tour dedicated to the blind at the Egyptian Museum. The mission of the Homer Museum is part of the program “Living Italian Style” of […]

Good news from Rome. Inauguration of the route from the Roman Forum to the Imperial Forums

Good news from Rome. Inauguration of the route from the Roman Forum to the Imperial Forums

Rome – From now on just one ticket will be enough to visit the Roman Forum and the Imperial Forums. This is foreseen by the protocol of understanding illustrated by the Minister for Cultural Heritage Alberto Bonisoli and by the Mayor of Rome Virginia Raggi in a press conference. For the first time, from Saturday […]

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