Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi)

Icons Unplugged: Luca Pignatelli

Wrapping up some last minute Christmas shopping last weekend, I found myself wandering around over by Barberini and the Quirinale. I was in search of a particular item, and thus focused on peering into every window I passed, and not paying much attention to where I was walking, until I rounded the corner and ran … Continue reading

Art & Culture (le cose belle)

Giornata Della Contemporanea

This Saturday, October 8th, marks the seventh edition of “La Giornata della Contermporanea” aka The Day of Contemporary Art.  Sponsored by AMACI – The Association of Italian Contemporary Art Museums – this giornata is intended to expose contemporary art to the public and stimulate cultural development on a local level. In addition to free entrances … Continue reading

Art & Culture (le cose belle) / Happening Now (quel che succede oggi)

This Weekend: European Heritage Days

This weekend, in honor of European Heritage Days, Rome is throwing open the doors to all kinds of museums and historical sites…for free!  European Heritage Days is a twenty-year old initiative, originally launched by the Council of Europe to unite citizens across cultural boundaries by providing access to new cultural assets and opening up those … Continue reading