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A Church Hidden for Decades: La Rotonda di San Lorenzo, Mantova

Dating from between 1040 and 1151, the Rotonda, or round church, is one of only half a dozen in Italy. This rare gem has survived against the odds. 320 altre parole

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“Infinite Follies and Nonsense” Grotesques in Renaissance Italy

October 26, 2016

“Infinite Follies and Nonsense” Grotesques in Renaissance Italy

Would a six-week lecture series with this title pique your interest? Well it did pique mine mostly because I remembered how much more I could appreciate the art I was looking at during our trip to Arezzo (See Post La Toscana January 2015) because the guide had so astutely narrowed her focus on the works of artists that were “precursors” to the Renaissance.   796 altre parole

The Traditional Food of Mantua

October 26, 2016

Where Florence had the Medicis, Mantua had the Gonzagas who, during their reign 1328 to 1707, made the city into a Court of grand splendour. 1.079 altre parole

Tre panel sulla rigenerazione a Fattidicultura (Mantova)

Per il terzo anno consecutivo con cheFare ho curato alcuni tavoli del festival Fattidicultura di Mantova.

Quest’anno gli incontri sono stati tre, tutti concentrati sui diversi aspetti de processi di rigenerazione urbana e terrritoriale: 62 altre parole

Conferences

Le dinamiche non prevedibili dell'economia della cultura (Città d'Arte 3.0, Mantova)

Venerdì 11/11 sarò tra i relatori di “Le dinamiche non prevedibili dell’economia della cultura”, una delle sessioni del convegno Città d’Arte 3.0 organizzato dal Centro Internazionale d’Arte e di Cultura Palazzo Te… 190 altre parole

Communication

80 Days In Europe: Mantua & Verona, Italy

Mantua & Verona, Italy
May 20-31, 2016

During my eight weeks on Lake Como, I decided to take a mid-break trip to eat Prosciutto di Parma and Parmesan Reggiano from the source, taste aged Balsamico di Modena, and walk the streets famously known in the love story of Romeo & Juliet in Mantua and Verona. 1.351 altre parole

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