Art, Travel & Life in Italy & Europe


China gets exhibit of “The Genres of Painting” from the Uffizi

Based on this news I’d say the Chinese LOVE Italian painting. The exhibit From the Collections of the Uffizi Gallery.

Blue walls: Florence’s Bardini Museum and Isabel Stewart Gardner

When the Bardini Museum reopened last year the most remarkable aspect of the restoration was the return of Stefano Bardini’s

The “new” Michelangelo at the Met (NY)

“Michelangelo’s first painting”, the Torment of Saint Anthony, is on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York

A “new” Artemisia: found, restored, on tour

Jane Fortune, Founder and Chair of the Florence Committee of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, has been

David takes 3 weeks off for holiday in Milan

Donatello’s Bronze David is the highlight of Florence’s Bargello Museum. Recently restored on-site in the museum so as not to