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Unexpected impressionists in Catania

Everyone knows, or has at least heard of Monet, Renoir, Sisley, Pissarro, Manet, Cézanne, Van Gogh, Courbet and Degas. But what about Zacharie Astruc, Henri...

Romanticism on show in Milan

To convey to everyone the complex of ideas concerning the history and destiny of man and the role of the visionary poet as both...

The Alba White Truffle International Festival

Until 25 November 2018, the Alba White Truffle International Festival will give everyone the chance to enjoy this fascinating hidden underground fruit. Truffles are rare...

The surreal, fantastic Jacovitti is on show in Aosta

Opening on 27 October and until 28 April 2019, “Il Mondo di Jacovitti” (“Jacovitti’s World”) celebrates the great Italian comic artist Jacovitti (1923-1997) at...

La Vendemmia in Rome: luxury, great wines and Made-in-Italy excellence

Starting today and until October 20th, 2018, La Vendemmia is back in Rome. Inspired by the Via Montenapoleone format in Milan, the event that...

Michelangelo’s “Moses” shines once again

There is a “secret” bond between the beauty of Michelangelo’s “Moses” and sunlight: it was discovered by Antonio Forcellino, the restorer and architect entrusted by...

The run-up to Saint Ambrose starts with Chiostro in Fiera

Milan welcomes the fall with three days dedicated to craftsmanship and art: from 5 to 7 October the Saint Eustorgio Cloisters will host the...

Design takes center stage, at Como’s Teatro Sociale

Starting tomorrow and until September 23rd 2018, the Teatro Sociale in Como will present Lake Como Design Fair, offering a snapshot of contemporary design...

Mantua’s Light Art Biennale: light turns into art

Last July 21st, Mantua’s Palazzo Ducale lit up with works by the international artists taking part in the second edition of the city’s Light...

Luigi Ghirri and “Lotus International” on exhibition at Milan’s Triennale

The great photographer Luigi Ghirri (1943-1992) started collaborating with quarterly architecture magazine “Lotus International” in the early 1980s, inaugurating a relationship that lasted almost ten years,...

“Manifesta 12” in Palermo

Since June 16th and until November 4th 2018, Palermo is hosting “Manifesta 12” – a nomadic contemporary art biennial that since the 1990s has...

Dolomites by Georg Tappeiner

You can visit the Dolomites in Rome until September 2nd 2018, courtesy of photographer Georg Tappeiner (born in Merano, South Tyrol in 1964) –...

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After the slopes of the Dolomites, après-ski by LOOX

by Barbara Palladino LOOX is an après-ski hotspot, at the station at the foot of the Obereggen Latemar ski and trekking area in the Dolomites. It...

The wondrous Gothic, medieval frescoes of the Oratory of San Pellegrino

The Oratory of San Pellegrino is located in Bominaco, a hamlet not far from Caporciano, in the province of L'Aquila. It was probably commissioned...

LUMEN: a museum of photography, 2,275 meters up high

by Barbara Palladino On the top of the Kronplatz (or Plan de Corones), near Brunico (Bolzano) – an enchanted place that only the mountains could create...

Sicilian Moor heads: a legend of universal love

by Barbara Palladino “Moor heads” or “teste di moro” are colorful, ceramic vases that represent the face of a man and a woman, with a...