The exhibition, “Botticelli, Della Robbia, Cigoli”. Montevarchi, in a rediscovery of its artistic heritage, presents works commissioned for the city’s religious institutions between the end of the 15th and the 18th centuries. The more representative works include the “Coronation of the Virgin with Saints” by Botticelli, the “Nativity” by Santi di Tito and the “Miracle of the Mule” by Giovanni Martinelli. There is also a glazed polychrome terracotta of Saint Anthony Abbot attributed to Luca della Robbia the Younger, from the Compagnia di Sant'Antonio Abate, preserved in the local Museum of Sacred Art, as well as lesser-known works but equally tied to the area and the local religious institutes.
“Discovering Italian savoir-faire and artistic craftsmanship”, Wellmade’s itinerary among the artisan workshops in the centre of Bergamo, scheduled for Saturday 28 January from 10 a.m. to about 5 p.m., is part of the programme “La città in festa”, the inaugural days of Bergamo Brescia Capitale Italiana della Cultura, coordinated by the Department of Culture with […]
A free course for the creation of the Palazzo Litta brand: enrolment is open until Saturday 4 February for the “Bauhaus Barocco” workshop, devised for the MiC Lombardy Regional Secretariat and entrusted to the CorsiArte training body with the collaboration of Chiara Gatti, art historian, journalist and CorsiArte lecturer, and the scientific care of the […]
On the occasion of the presentation of the programme for Elefsina European Capital of Culture 2023, the Greek Deputy Minister of Culture, Nicholas Yatromanolakis, mentions: ‘We want to do something similar to the Italian projects of DoppiaFirma and Homo Faber, opening a hub. Among the many opportunities for the cultural, but also economic and social […]
Fifteen bags, part of the collection of the Domenico Michelucci Civic Museum of Straw and weaving in Signa, others donated or offered on temporary loan by private individuals, are the protagonists of the exhibition Sustainability at your fingertips. These are objects, together with hats, that distinguish the production of Signa and its territory, made of […]