Art, Travel & Life in Italy & Europe


Director’s cut: famous film locations in Rome

In Sorrentino’s La Grande Bellezza, Rome, experienced in a decadent and sinful way, is not a backdrop but the protagonist

Italian food advertising, 1950-70

Here’s an exhibit I’d like to see in Rome! Il Cibo Immaginario. 1950- 1970 Pubblicità e immagini dell’Italia a tavola

San Pietro in Montorio and Bramante’s Tempietto

Sometimes, the hunt for perfection makes it necessary to hike uphill. This is the case with Bramante’s Tempietto, which you’ll

5 things not to miss in Rome

In this guest post, Steve Brenner suggests a slow approach to travel: even if you have only a weekend in

Bernini’s Sant’Andrea al Quirinale in Rome

At Sant’Andrea al Quirinale in Rome, Gianlorenzo Bernini created a jewel of the Baroque; a keyhole through which to peer