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Rome and Italy Notícias

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Doisneau, Turner shine at weekend

Doisneau, Turner shine at weekend Homage to Japanese ‘Floating World’ in Bologna   This weekend’s exhibition openings feature photography by the iconic French photographer Robert Doisneau in Pisa, a tribute to Japanese ukiyo-e, or ‘floating...
The Gladiator concert at the Circus Maximus

The Gladiator concert at the Circus Maximus

The Gladiator concert at the Circus Maximus On 8 and 9 June, in the wonderful setting of the Circus Maximus, it will take place a unique show in Rome: a formation of 200 musicians and choristers of the Italian Orchestra of the Cinema, directed by Maestro Justin Freer with the...
Giudizio Universale. Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel

Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel

Giudizio Universale. Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel “Giudizio Universale. Michelangelo and the Secrets of the Sistine Chapel “, debuted on March 15 at the Auditorium Conciliazione in Rome. It is a show to discover the Sistine Chapel with the”...
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NINFA GARDENS REOPENING

NINFA GARDENS REOPENING The Garden of Ninfa will open to the public. The spectacular Natural Monument is ready to show itself in all its beauty to visitors who will can admire nature and spectacular landscapes. The Garden of Ninfa, as usual, will be open to the public only on...
ROME SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION UNCOVERS RUINS OF AN ANCIENT MILITARY HOME

ROME SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION UNCOVERS RUINS OF AN ANCIENT MILITARY HOME

ROME SUBWAY CONSTRUCTION UNCOVERS RUINS OF AN ANCIENT MILITARY HOME Rome’s Metro C line construction uncovered a sprawling 2nd-century residence of a military commanderadjacent to a previously excavated ancient Roman military barracks. The domus, found 12 meters below the...
Catacombs of Priscilla

Do these images prove that early Christianity had FEMALE priests?

Do these images prove that early Christianity had FEMALE priests? Vatican unveils frescoes hinting that women held power in the early Church The 230-240 AD frescoes were found in the Catacombs of Priscilla of Rome One fresco shows a group of women celebrating banquet of the...
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Ex convent and jail S.Gimignano

Ex convent and jail S.Gimignano European competition for S. Domenico, a 14th century complex From a place of closure and detention to a symbol of openness and encounter. This is the new future of the complex of San Domenico, an ex-convent dating back to the 14th century and a...
New Pompeii district to be uncovered

New Pompeii district to be uncovered

New Pompeii district to be uncovered ‘Expect great discoveries’ says Osanna An entire quarter of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii is set to be uncovered using drones, lasers and virtual reality, the director-general of the site, Massimo Osanna, said Friday. The new...
Albrecht Dürer in Milan

Albrecht Dürer in Milan: February-June, 2018

Albrecht Dürer in Milan: February-June, 2018 A monographic exhibition ALBRECHT DÜRER e il Rinascimento fra la Germania e l’Italia (ALBRECHT DÜRER and the Renaissance between Germany and Italy) will be on view at Palazzo Reale (Royal Palace) in Milan from February 21 to June...
Dawn of a Nation

Dawn of a Nation

Dawn of a Nation From Guttuso to Fontana and Schifano From 16 March to 22 July 2018 Palazzo Strozzi is hosting an exhibition entitled Dawn of a Nation. From Guttuso to Fontana and Schifano, a truly mesmerising exploration of art, politics and society in Italy from the 1950s to...
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30 yrs of Italian fashion on show

Milan • 30 yrs of Italian fashion on show At exhibition at Palazzo Reale through May 5 A thirty-year period of Italian fashion is going on display at Milan’s Palazzo Reale in the exhibition titled “Italiana: Italy Seen Through Fashion 1971-2001“. During this...
Rodin on show in Treviso

The genius of Rodin on show in Treviso

The genius of Rodin on show in Treviso Sculptures on loan from Musée de Paris for centenary end Works by Auguste Rodin are on show at the Museo di Santa Caterina in Treviso for the final event in the programme marking the centenary of the French master’s death. The works on...

Rare snowfall blankets Rome, closing schools

Rare snowfall blankets Rome, closing schools Romans woke up to a rare snowfall Monday, after an Arctic storm passing over much of Europe dumped enough snow to force schools to close and public transport to reduce services. Italy’s civil protection agency decided to deploy...

Florence a roman necropolis has been found

While digging for the new tram line in Florence, a roman necropolis has been found! A few days ago, in the area of the train station in Florence, the maintenance team of the Municipality of Florence, while digging to extend the tram line to the south area of the city, found the...
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Uffizi inaugurates new Caravaggio and 17th-century section

Uffizi inaugurates new Caravaggio and 17th-century section Eight rearranged rooms unveiled Updates to the Uffizi Galleries continue with today’s unveiling of a new arrangement of works by Caravaggio and other 17th-century artists.   Caravaggio’s Medusa | Ph....
Room of Achilles

Domus Aurea’s Room of Achilles shines

Domus Aurea’s Room of Achilles shines  Baechi Foundation donated 90,000 euros for restoration After a five-month-long restoration, parts of the Room of Achilles at Skyros in the Domus Aurea (Golden House in Latin), the vast palace built by Emperor Nero after the great fire...
Italy makes world's longest tiramisù

Italy makes world’s longest tiramisu’

Italy makes world’s longest tiramisu’ Rejects challenge about use of cream A town in the Friuli region on Sunday broke the world record for the longest tiramisù with over 250 metres of the famed Italian sweet. At 266.90 metres, the tiramisù made at Villesse near...

Venice puts on a spellbinding show of masks and magic as thousands turn out for Carnival

Venice puts on a spellbinding show of masks and magic as thousands turn out for Carnival Hundreds of revellers dressed up in colourful outfits and wore elaborate masks to celebrate the world-famous Venice Carnival. Locals donned extravagant costumes to mark a day known as the...
Bulgari opens the New Curiosity Shop

Bulgari opens the New Curiosity Shop

Bulgari opens the New Curiosity Shop Book recounts stories and stars linked to the jeweller Italian luxury jeweller Bulgari has opened a new concept store in Via Condotti. The New Curiosity Shop harks back to the early history of the maison, when founder Sotirio Bulgari opened...
WINE Chianti Lovers

WINE Chianti Lovers

WINE Chianti Lovers February 11, 4-9pm (general public hours) Fortezza da Basso, viale Filippo Strozzi 1, Florence Chianti Lovers is back! The Consorzio Vino Chianti’s annual preview event of the previous year’s vintage will bring 100 wineries with 500 wines in tow to the...
No insects authorized for food in Italy

No insects authorized for food in Italy

No insects authorized for food in Italy Circular letter released on ‘novel food’ The health ministry said Wednesday that no insects have been authorised for human consumption in Italy so far. The ministry released a circular letter to clarify things after new European...

Harry Potter travelling show in Milan

Harry Potter travelling show in Milan Thousands of props from film at The Steam Factory starting 12/5 The magical world of Harry Potter is coming to The Steam Factory (La Fabbrica del Vapore) in Milan starting May 12 and running through September 9. The travelling show, called...
Palermo Italian culture capital

Palermo Italian culture capital

Palermo Italian culture capital City changing after ‘stereotypes’ says Gentiloni   Premier Paolo Gentiloni and Culture Minister Dario Franceschini on Monday kicked off Palermo’s year as Italian Culture Capital. Speaking to local dignitaries including Mayor...

227 ‘borghi’ get Orange Flag

227 ‘borghi’ get Orange Flag 19 new entries for 2018-2020 Lama dei Peligni The Italian Touring Club (TCI) on Monday awarded its Orange Flag for tourism excellence to 227 Italian ‘borghi’ for the three-year period from 2018 to 2020. There are 19 new entries...
The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains is an immersive, multi-sensory and theatrical journey through Pink Floyd's extraordinary world.

THE PINK FLOYD EXHIBITION: THEIR MORTAL REMAINS

THE PINK FLOYD EXHIBITION: THEIR MORTAL REMAINS ROME 2018 After a sell-out run at the V&A in London, The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains opens in Rome at the Museo Macro, on the 18th January 2018. The Pink Floyd Exhibition: Their Mortal Remains is an immersive,...

HUMAN+. THE FUTURE OF OUR SPECIES

HUMAN+. THE FUTURE OF OUR SPECIES February 27 > July 1, 2018 Cyborgs, superhumans and clones. Evolution or extinction? What does it mean to be a human today? What will it feel like to be a human a hundred years from now? Technological capabilities are increasing at a rapid...

Durer to shine at Palazzo Reale

Durer to shine at Palazzo Reale Will highlight ‘mutual impact’ of Italian, German art A new show on Albrecht Durer and the German Renaissance is set to light up Milan’s Palazzo Reale from February 21 to June 24. Сurated by Bernard Aikema in collaboration with...
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A number of major exhibitions open across Italy in January and February

A number of major exhibitions open across Italy in January and February A number of major exhibitions open across Italy in January and February, from the photographs of André Kertész and Steve McCurry on show respectively in Genoa and Pavia, to the canvases of Picasso and De...
Domus Aurea Macron

Macron visits Domus Aurea

Macron visits Domus Aurea Italian PM, French president discuss new treaty on relations Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni and French President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday met at Rome’s Palazzo Chigi for talks after visiting Emperor Nero’s famed Domus Aurea (Golden House)...

2018 year of Italian food

2018 year of Italian food Events kick off to promote heritage, art, tourism in 2018 The cultural, social and aesthetic value of food are at the center of a campaign launched by Italy’s cultural and agricultural ministries that have declared 2018 the year of Italian food in...