Art, Travel & Life in Italy & Europe


How did Michelangelo’s David end up on my fridge wearing a boa

A rare collectors’ edition of the “Diva David” magnet set is displayed on my refrigerator door. Michelangelo’s masterpiece has a

Pollock in the Palazzo

What do Jackson Pollock and Michelangelo have in common? For the first time in Florence, an exhibition is dedicated not

Kickstarting (the story of) Michelangelo’s David

*update – this Kickstarter met its 5000$ goal within 12 days! Interest is high in innovative art history, and I

Michelangelo as sexy as it gets

On the occasion of the 450th anniversary of the death of Michelangelo, the city of Florence, the State Museums and

Red walls and new neighbours for Michelangelo’s Doni Tondo

There’s a lot of talk online about the new room created to house Michelangelo’s Doni Tondo at the Uffizi. One