Tag Archives: Rome

Tribute to Actress Virna Lisi (April 1936- December 2014)

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I decided to share a Visual Tribute by the Red List to Virna Lisi (April 1936- December 2014), unforgettable Italian Actress, known for her Elegance, Determination (she was the one who said no to Hollywood) and sense of vitues. I’m going to miss my favourite actress very badly, as thousands of fans, not just in Italy. She left us few  hours ago. R.I.P. 


Insider tips to Travel all around the World

travel.tipThe Guardian’s definitive new interactive city guides help you plan the perfect trip, with information by local experts on hotels, restaurants, nightlife and activities in London, New York, Paris, Barcelona, Amsterdam, Rome, Berlin, Istanbul, Edinburgh, Las Vegas, Tokyo, Mumbai, Hong Kong and Austin. Continue reading


ART LINKS

immmI  decided to list a good series of specialised websites dedicated to History of ARts. We need to remember that Civilizations produces masterpieces of Beauty that improve our life. Hope it will be useful for students, art lovers, and professionals. Continue reading


Three Art Ladies of Italy. When Memory and Creativity come together

nikeThe end of 2012 and the beginning of 2013 were marked by the loss of three Great Italian Ladies, who distinguished themselves in the Science Field (as Rita Levi Montalcini did), or in the Art field (Mariangela Melato and Marilena Ferrari). Their work inspired thousand of women all over Italy and all over the World, leaving us with a different vision of the Future.

All devoted to social causes, they’re remembered not only as amazing leading women but also as examples of total commitment to Education, Beauty in The Arts, and Humanity. Continue reading


Celia Thaxter’s Island Garden

Fall 2012.They talk about Architecture and Common Ground in Italy to be visited, but I only can think about childhood memories and secret gardens… Continue reading


Fall Art updates: some interesting websites

I decided to publish a list of museums’ sites where you’ll find interesting exhibition during the Autumn. So check the list in Italy and outside Italy…  Continue reading


Stephen Wiltshire unique’s gift for Art and Geography

Stephen Wiltshire has created several famous panoramas of iconic cities all around the world in just few minutes.
Starting with Tokyo in 2005, he has drawn Rome,Hong KongFrankfurtMadridDubai,JerusalemLondon and New York on giant canvasses. They’re incredibly detailed! His most recent trips took him to Sydney,Shanghai and Brisbane.

Discover his unique talent and his story at http://www.stephenwiltshire.co.uk/gallery.aspx Continue reading