123...693Pagina 1 di 693

The labyrinth of Bufalini Castle in Umbria, one of the oldest in the world

The labyrinth of Bufalini Castle in Umbria, one of the oldest in the world

In the heart of theUpper Tiber Valley, the Umbrian Valtiberina, stands one of the most interesting 15th-century architectural complexes in Italy: the Bufalini Castle in San Giustino, a town of ten thousand inhabitants between Sansepolcro and Citt&agr...
Read more...
Mystery of the Pyramids solved? A new discovery may indicate how they were built

Mystery of the Pyramids solved? A new discovery may indicate how they were built

A discovery by a group of U.S. and Egyptian researchers could shed light on how the pyramids were built. And that mystery runs through amissing branch of the Nile, the great river that flows alongEgypt. A team from theUniversity of North Carolina Wi...
Read more...
An exhibition at the Marino Marini Museum on sacred art masterpieces donated to the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem

An exhibition at the Marino Marini Museum on sacred art masterpieces donated to the Basilica of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem

From September 12, 2024 to January 8, 2025, the Marino Marini Museum in Florence will host the exhibition The Treasure of the Holy Land at the Marino Marini Museum. The Beauty of the Sacred: The Medici Altar and the Gifts of Kings, to recount more th...
Read more...
Jordan, a country that smiles at you: hints for an itinerary

Jordan, a country that smiles at you: hints for an itinerary

There are many good reasons to go, or return, to Jordan. The first is undoubtedly Petra, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, which together with the other five UNESCO sites of Umm Ar- Rasas, Wadi Rum, Al-Maghtas, Al-Sat, Qusayr Amra is among the c...
Read more...
May 22-28 auctions: antique art, design and vintage toys

May 22-28 auctions: antique art, design and vintage toys

Today, in the new installment of our auction column, we will find out the best deals from May 22 to 28. If you want to replenish your wine supplies, Wannenes opens the Wine & Spirits auction on May 22. Want to redecorate your home? Cambi opens ...
Read more...
A meeting in Rome on Caravaggio's Nativity stolen in 1969

A meeting in Rome on Caravaggio's Nativity stolen in 1969

An event entirely dedicated to Caravaggio 's Nativity stolen in Palermo in 1969: it is entitled Caravaggio. The Nativity in the Mystery of its Genesis and Disappearance (information here) and is being held on May 24 at theState Archives of Rome in th...
Read more...
Pop Art: the history, styles, artists

Pop Art: the history, styles, artists

The term Pop Art comes from the contraction of the word popular and refers to a visual language that European and American artists pursued in the 1960s. Like the phenomenon of pop music, Pop Art addressed the new consumer society, spreading at a mome...
Read more...
Rare early Picasso painting goes up for auction in Paris

Rare early Picasso painting goes up for auction in Paris

A rare early work by Pablo Picasso (Malaga, 1881 - Mougins, 1973) will go up for auction next Wednesday, June 5, at Bonhams Cornette de Saint Cyr in Paris. It is a painting executed by a Picasso in his early twenties, around 1900: titled El campanar ...
Read more...
In Florence, a rich program of tours to discover the city's towers, gates and fortresses

In Florence, a rich program of tours to discover the city's towers, gates and fortresses

The City of Florence and MUS.E are offering from May 25, 2024 and throughout the summer a rich program of visits to explore the towers, gates and fortresses of Florence, all of which have endless stories to tell. Visitors will thus have the opportuni...
Read more...
How is the access ticket in Venice doing? Better than expected

How is the access ticket in Venice doing? Better than expected

Venice likes it, and is attracting tourists despite the introduction of the 5-euro ticket, surpassing the City Council's forecasts: after 8 of the 29 days on which daily visitors were charged admission fees, the 700,000 euros that had been estimated ...
Read more...
USA, woman sues museum for preventing her from breastfeeding her daughter

USA, woman sues museum for preventing her from breastfeeding her daughter

Where is it that women have the right to breastfeed their babies? That's the question a presenter for the Minneapolis (Minnesota, U.S.) television network Kare 11 asked after a visitor to the Walker Art Center, one of the most important museums in th...
Read more...
Twelve years after earthquake, newly restored cathedral reopens in Finale Emilia

Twelve years after earthquake, newly restored cathedral reopens in Finale Emilia

Twelve years after the devastating earthquake that struckEmilia Romagna in 2012, the Cathedral of Finale Emilia, dedicated to Saints Philip and James, will be reopened for worship on Sunday, May 26, 2024, after safety and restoration work that made i...
Read more...
220 thousand visitors, 71 million impact: Palazzo Strozzi gives 2023 numbers

220 thousand visitors, 71 million impact: Palazzo Strozzi gives 2023 numbers

More than 220 thousand visitors in the three 2023 exhibitions, 58 thousand who participated in educational activities, an economic impact on Florence worth 71 million euros. Strozzi Palace gives the numbers of the year that has just passed: the Fonda...
Read more...
Sarzana, at Cardelli & Fontana the solo exhibition of Phillippa Peckham

Sarzana, at Cardelli & Fontana the solo exhibition of Phillippa Peckham

From May 25 to July 6, 2024, Cardelli & Fontana Gallery in Sarzana presents Through the edges, a solo exhibition dedicated to Phillippa Peckham (Iserlohn, 1957), curated by Ilaria Mariotti. The exhibition features a body of works by the painter t...
Read more...
Florence dedicates two exhibitions to Louise Bourgeois. One of her most famous large spiders will also be on display

Florence dedicates two exhibitions to Louise Bourgeois. One of her most famous large spiders will also be on display

From June 22 to October 2024, two exhibitions will be dedicated to Louise Bourgeois (Paris, 1911 - New York, 2010) in Florence, involving the Museo Novecento and the Museo degli Innocenti, and brought together under the title Louise Bourgeois in Flor...
Read more...
Arnaldo Pomodoro's Labyrinth: a journey through history and the human psyche

Arnaldo Pomodoro's Labyrinth: a journey through history and the human psyche

"My entrance into the labyrinth is an invitation into the meanders of a path, where time is transformed into space and space in turn becomes time. " These are the words of the artist Arnaldo Pomodoro himself when we find ourselves inside his artwork,...
Read more...
Triennale Milano dedicates extensive retrospective to Gae Aulenti

Triennale Milano dedicates extensive retrospective to Gae Aulenti

Anextensive retrospective exhibition dedicated to Gae Aulenti will open at the Milan Triennale on May 22, 2024, and will remain open to the public until January 12, 2025. Curated by Giovanni Agosti with Nina Artioli and Nina Bassoli, and produced in ...
Read more...
The British Museum recovered hundreds of objects that had been stolen from it

The British Museum recovered hundreds of objects that had been stolen from it

The British Museum in London has announced that it has recovered an additional 268 objects among those missing and stolen, bringing the total number of objects recovered to 626 after the discovery of numerous thefts at the institution over the years,...
Read more...
Portoferraio, Napoleon's Theater reopens after restoration. Wall paintings in the boxes have emerged.

Portoferraio, Napoleon's Theater reopens after restoration. Wall paintings in the boxes have emerged.

After 17 months of work, Portoferraio's Teatro dei Vigilanti-Renato Cioni, also known as Il teatro di Napoleone (Napoleon's theater), reopens to the public once again. Commissioned by Emperor Napoleon in the heart of the city's historic Renaissance c...
Read more...
An exhibition dedicated to the theater of ancient Rome at the Ara Pacis Museum

An exhibition dedicated to the theater of ancient Rome at the Ara Pacis Museum

From May 8 to Nov. 3, the Ara Pacis Museum opens TEATRO. Authors actors masks of the ancient scene, an exhibition focused on the vital force of theatrical performances, their popularity, the sometimes difficult lives of actors and other great protago...
Read more...
Ginori Museum renovation work begins

Ginori Museum renovation work begins

Renovation work on the Ginori Museum begins in Sesto Fiorentino : As the public and visitors from around the world continue to admire the masterpieces of the former Ginori factory in Doccia, then Richard-Ginori, from the Tuscan museum and displayed i...
Read more...
Portrait of Medea Taci, a work attributed to the young Amedeo Modigliani, goes up for auction.

Portrait of Medea Taci, a work attributed to the young Amedeo Modigliani, goes up for auction.

Going up for auction in a few days is a controversial painting, the Portrait of Medea Taci, which has for years been at the center of a debate over its attribution to Amedeo Modigliani. But this is not the only peculiarity of the L'École de Pa...
Read more...
Rome, an exhibition to tell how the Appian Way is also modern

Rome, an exhibition to tell how the Appian Way is also modern

From May 18 to Oct. 13, 2024, the Casale di Santa Maria Nova in the Appia Antica Archaeological Park will host the exhibition L'Appia è moderna, curated by Claudia Conforti, Roberto Dulio, Simone Quilici, and Ilaria Sgarbozza, and promoted by ...
Read more...
For summer The Three Ages of Woman, Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, goes on tour in Perugia

For summer The Three Ages of Woman, Gustav Klimt's masterpiece, goes on tour in Perugia

From June 29 to Sept. 15, 2024, the National Gallery of Umbria in Perugia will host the Klimt exhibition , "The Three Ages." In fact, Gustav Klimt 's famous painting preserved at the National Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art in Rome will go on ...
Read more...
Visionaria: in Rome, Alessandra Carloni's homage to Italo Calvino

Visionaria: in Rome, Alessandra Carloni's homage to Italo Calvino

Scheduled to take place in Rome from May 17 to 26 in the sumptuous Palazzo della Cancelleria, a stone's throw from Campo de' Fiori, is Alessandra Carloni 's exhibition Visionaria, which, with lines and colors, gives shape to a true journey into the w...
Read more...

123...693Pagina 1 di 693