Inediti vetri del Rinascimento (Unknown Renaissance glass)

On display in the House Museum belonging to Rodolfo Siviero are four precious sheets of glass painted in tempera on the reverse, dating to the mid-sixteenth century. They can be traced back to Venetian painting, with Levantine and transalpine influences, thanks to the circulation of engravings and drawings. The four pieces, purchased by Siviero in […]



Benozzo Gozzoli and the Chapel of the Magi

The exhibition, on view until March 10, 2022 at Palazzo Medici Riccardi, once the Medici residence that preserves the pictorial cycle, offers the opportunity for a reinterpretation of the pictorial work that combines the Gospel episode with the events linked to the conciliation between the Latin and Byzantine churches and celebrates the rising Florentine family. […]

15/12/2021 - 10/03/2022

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The new Museum of Russian Icons at Palazzo Pitti

Russian sacred art protagonist of a new museum in Florence The Museum of Russian Icons has been inaugurated in Palazzo Pitti, with the tablets that belonged to the Medici and Lorraine collections. There are 78 icons, dated between the end of the sixteenth century and the middle of the eighteenth century, which constitute a conspicuous […]


Vetri dal Rinascimento all’Ottocento. La donazione Cappagli Serretti per i Musei Civici d’Arte Antica

The Museo Civico Medievale of Bologna hosts, until April 18, 2022, the exhibition Vetri dal Rinascimento all’Ottocento. La donazione Cappagli Serretti per i Musei Civici d’Arte Antica, which presents about 150 precious pieces of glass collected with passion and competence by Bruno Cappagli and Liana Serretti. It is a large and articulated collection but, as […]

13/11/2021 - 18/04/2022

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The collaboration between Starhotels and craftsmen for the reopening of Helvetia & Bristol in Florence

When high hospitality meets excellent craftsmanship Helvetia & Bristol Firenze – Starhotels Collezione has reopened its doors after a major restoration and modernization, a unique and unprecedented operation in the history of the famous luxury hotel chain. The precious collections of objects, furniture and furnishings ranging from the seventeenth to the nineteenth century, have been […]


METAFORE. Roberto Capucci: meraviglie della forma.

The exhibition, curated by Gian Luca Bauzano, after Mirabilia, Vitrea and Fittile, is the fourth in the cycle “Mestieri d’Arte. Crafts Culture”, born from the collaboration between Triennale Milano and Fondazione Cologni dei Mestieri d’Arte. The exhibition aims to narrate and stage the work of Roberto Capucci, one of the greatest protagonists of Italian fashion, […]

17/11/2021 - 09/01/2022

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Bund One Art Museum di Shanghai

54 paintings of the Carrara Academy of Bergamo in China Until January 3 in Shanghai, the exhibition Maestri. From the Renaissance to the Nineteenth Century, presents 54 paintings conserved at the Carrara Academy of Bergamo that outline a journey through art from the sixteenth to the nineteenth century as part of the Magnifico! Alla the […]

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Restoration of a precious celestial globe from the Museo Galileo of Florence

The work of Jodocus Hondius Jr. and Adriaen Veen returned to its splendor thanks to Officina del Restauro The restoration conducted by Officina del Restauro, with the contribution of the Friends of Florence Association, has brought back to its original splendor the Celestial Globe made by Jodocus Hondius Jr. and Adriaen Veen in 1613, preserved […]


Dante and Giotto. Dialogue and suggestion

The seven hundredth anniversary of Dante’s death commemorates the poet’s presence in Sarzana in 1306. The exhibition Dante and Giotto. Dialogue and suggestion, at the Lia Museum until 19 December 2021, displays precious works on a gold background from Dante’s time that are part of the Museum’s permanent collection, together with others on temporary loan. […]

02/10/2021 - 19/12/2021
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The cycle of decorations discovered in the villa-museum of Giacomo Puccini in Torre del Lago

Could be an early 20th century work by Galileo Chini During the restoration of the room on the second floor of the villa, called Omnibus, a decoration emerged, hidden by silks that covered the walls, near the ceiling. It depicts a seascape against an olive-green background from which emerge red corals and large carp, freshwater […]


The Vittoriale celebrates the first centenary of its construction and the link between Dante and d’Annunzio

A century has passed since the rustic villa on the right bank of Lake Garda was transformed into the Vittoriale by Gabriele d’Annunzio in 1921. Among the various celebrations scheduled, the Dante and Gabriele d’Annunzio exhibition presents objects and works illustrating the bond between the two poets. Among the many testimonies are the three large […]

18/09/2021 - 31/12/2021


Fede Galizia, admirable painter

The exhibition, Fede Galizia, admirable painter at the Castello del Buonconsiglio presents about 80 works by the Trentino painter who worked mainly in Lombardy, which stand out for their elegance and attention to detail, charged with cryptic symbolism, derived from the familiarity acquired with her father who made costumes and accessories. The painting Judith with […]

03/07/2021 - 24/10/2021

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The “AD HOC” project

The new workshops with master craftsmen The workshops of the Project “AD HOC. Strategies for combating early school leaving”, promoted by the social enterprise Con i Bambini, as part of the Fund for combating juvenile educational poverty, coordinated by Cometa Formazione SCS and co-financed by the De Agostini Foundation, are happily continuing. The project implements […]


GRAND TOUR alla scoperta della Ceramica classica Italiana

Grand Tour, curated by Jean Blanchaert, Viola Emaldi and Anty Pansera, is conceived as a real journey through space and time and is addressed to a wide and heterogeneous public, offering a collection of ceramics inspired by traditional taste, selected from the rich collection of AiCC. The works on display are re-editions of historical pieces […]

15/09/2021 - 26/09/2021
Cerreto Sannita (BN)

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Venezia su misura guide

A small art book to discover the excellence of Venetian artistic craftsmanship Get ready for the most extraordinary trip you’ve ever taken. Venice Made to Measure is out. Craft Shopping Guide, an immersive experience in the great universe of high Venetian craftsmanship, through a selection of 50 extraordinary shops, forges and ateliers, historical or new […]


Opera: il palcoscenico della società

The exhibition Opera: il palcoscenico della società (Opera: the stage of society), as part of Parma Capitale Italiana della Cultura 2021, opens to the public on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at Palazzo del Governatore and will be open until Thursday, January 13, 2022. A journey to penetrate and understand the relationship between opera and society […]

18/09/2021 - 13/01/2022

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The first book in the Sonus series is released

In this volume, works on musical subjects from the Museo dell’Opera del Duomo and the Cathedral The first volume of the Sonus series has been published. It reproduces pictorial and sculptural images depicting ancient musical instruments. The first volume of this unique iconographic itinerary is dedicated to the works housed in Santa Maria del Fiore, […]


MUNDUS PATET site-specific installation by Guido Nosari

The environmental installation MUNDUS PATET by the artist Guido Nosari enriches the city path composed by the exhibitions of the 30th edition of Miniartextil. MUNDUS PATET concludes this important edition of the historical event in Como dedicated to Fiber Art that composes a path throughout the city and reinterprets a thirty-year history still able to […]

15/07/2021 - 12/09/2021

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Venetian Way

The photography exhibition by Susanna Pozzoli in a special book In anticipation of the second edition of the international exhibition “Homo Faber: Crafting a more human future”, the Michelangelo Foundation has decided to publish in a precious book the magnificent photographic work that Susanna Pozzoli had created for the Venetian Way exhibition, during the first […]


FITTILE. Italian Craftsmanship in Contemporary Ceramics

The Quadreria space at the Triennale Milano will host from September 4 to October 31, 2021 the exhibition “FITTILE. Italian Craftsmanship in Contemporary Ceramics“, curated by Ugo La Pietra. The exhibition, after Mirabilia and Vitrea, is the third of the cycle “Mestieri d’Arte. Crafts Culture”, born from the collaboration between Triennale Milano and Fondazione Cologni […]

04/09/2021 - 31/10/2021