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An Elusive Klimt

AROUND KLIMT. Giuditta, heroism and seduction Venice:  If any great artist is tuned to our online scrutinies it’s Gustav Klimt.  How we missed a great combination of artist and venue remains a mystery.   Albeit a bit tardy the following outlines … Continue reading

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Calici di stelle!

Every year in town squares and wineries all over Italy on August 10, the night of the shooting stars, wine lovers raise their glasses for the most-anticipated toast of the summer.  So while Florence celebrates the feast of Saint Lawrence around … Continue reading

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Is this Switzerland or Italy?

Bellinzona is probably Switzerland’s most Italian town. The skyline of the capital of Ticino is defined by the powerful fortifications, comprising three of the best-preserved medieval castles in Switzerland, which are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. We bring … Continue reading

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Karl Lagerfeld – Visions of fashion in Florence

Florence – Through October 23 the exhibition start from the grand staircase, Scalone del Moro, and wind its way through the rooms of the Galleria Palatina, the Sala Bianca and the two rooms of the Appartamenti degli Arazzi in a … Continue reading

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Carnivale in Venice

WOMEN IN LOVE. Or women of Shakespeare Carnival in Ca ‘Rezzonico – Museum of Eighteenth Century Venice A production of Teatro Stabile del Veneto to the Venice Carnival in 2016 in collaboration with Ve.la spa and Civic Museum Foundation of … Continue reading

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Pentedattilo: Italy’s Ghost Town in Southern Calabria

 Pentedattilo is an impressive old village in southern Calabria. The village is a 45 minute drive from Reggio. The nearest destination which can be reached by public transport is Melito Porto Salvo or Saline Joniche.   The town is surrounded … Continue reading

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Works by Rosai to Burri at Villa Bardini in Florence

Florence, Italy – At Villa Bardini an exhibition is hosting many works from the Italian 20th century – from Rosai to Burri.  New routes among Florentine collections is an exhibition inserted in the “Tuscany ʽ900. Museums and Routes of Art” project. … Continue reading

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