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Villa Giulia Rome: Etruscan urn shines again after restoration work

Villa Giulia Rome: Etruscan urn shines again after restoration work

One of the most emblematic exhibits in the collections of the National Etruscan Museum of Villa Giulia in Rome, depicting an Etruscan woman who lived more than 2,500 years ago, has been restored by Co.Re.Co under the coordination of the Museum’s Restoration Service. It is a terracotta cinerary urn dating back to the second half […]

Historic find in Israel: Crusader sword found after 900 years

Historic find in Israel: Crusader sword found after 900 years

A Crusader sword found at the bottom of the sea after 900 years. An Israeli diver, in the waters off the Carmel coast, found the sword which is believed to have belonged to a crusader knight. The diver, Shlomi Katzin, handed the find over to the authorities. The sword was lying on the seabed at […]

Siena Awards 2021: the world of photography and visual arts meet in Siena

Siena Awards 2021: the world of photography and visual arts meet in Siena

Siena is preparing to welcome great international photography and the world of imagination with a new edition of the Siena Awards. The event will take place in compliance with the anti-Covid-19 regulations, but looks beyond the pandemic with new ideas and perspectives, ready to animate Siena and its surroundings from October 23 to December 5 […]

Mantua Books Maps Prints

Mantua Books Maps Prints

The oldest market exhibition of antiquarian books and paper collecting in Italy Mantua, May 2021 – Unobtainable volumes, masterpieces by master engravers, vintage cartographies, autograph texts and original pieces from Dürer to Canaletto, from Burri to Fontana: these are just some of the rarities at the center of Mantova Libri Mappe Stampe, the first market […]

Vivaldi’s Violins and the Daughters of Choro

Vivaldi’s Violins and the Daughters of Choro

Antonio Vivaldi is the most important, influential and original Italian musician of the Baroque period. The violin inspired his genius, reciprocated with a luminous writing, rich in ideas, colors and temperament. The exhibition Vivaldi’s Violins and the Daughters of Choro at the Violin Museum of Cremona, from May 5* to August 1, curated by Fausto […]

The clear world of the blessed returns to light

The clear world of the blessed returns to light

A 9-metre circular painting made up of 16 canvases with 84 male nudes set in an idyllic earthly paradise is a unique historical and artistic testimony Ascona – With the conclusion of the restoration of the Elisarion Pavilion – which together with Casa Anatta, Casa Selma and Casa dei Russi makes up the Monte Verità […]

Sicilian Puppets Series

Sicilian Puppets Series

Saturday and Sunday the adventures of Guidone di Risa and Orlando. Fourth appointment with the podcasts of the Museum, on the Catanese puppeteer Natale Meli The fourth appointment, tomorrow, Saturday 27 March at 12 noon, with I podcast del Museo delle Marionette, a monthly initiative organised by the Museum in collaboration with La Fabbrica dei […]

DISCOVER GALLERY

DISCOVER GALLERY

SCOPRI la GALLERIA is the new online format of the Galleria dell’Accademia di Firenze where art historians, music experts and directors of institutions from the world of international culture talk about a work from the museum’s various collections on a weekly basis through video clips. On Saturday 20 March, Carlo Sisi will talk about The […]

Bari: “Restauro in Tour” from 26 to 28 May 2021

Bari: “Restauro in Tour” from 26 to 28 May 2021

Restauro in Tour’, the 2021 edition of the International Restoration Exhibition, will be held from 26 to 28 May. after the forced hiatus of 2020, will be held at the New Fiera del Levante in Bari and on a dedicated digital platform. Presenting ‘Restauro in Tour’ on 4 March at 11.30 a.m. in the CCIAA of […]

A rich and fruitful season for Sicilian archaeology

A rich and fruitful season for Sicilian archaeology

Palermo -Some finds from the archaeological excavations carried out in the Valley of the Temples of Agrigento shed new light on the architectural, historical and archaeological phases of the Sanctuary and Temple D. These are the considerations linked to the first excavation campaign, just completed, which was carried out by the Scuola Normale di Pisa […]

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