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Sylvia Italy

Member Since: 21st October 2008
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11th December 2009

Progetto Magnifico: “Recovered Works” in Pitti Palace

From 21 November 2009 to 6 April 2010 "L'Arma per l'Arte" (the Army for Art), is an exhibition dedicated to the sacred art objects stolen and recovered by the Commando Carabinieri - Unit for Protection of Cultural Heritage, that celebrates forty years of...

29th October 2009

Redentore Feast

The Redentore Feast is a festival that is particularly popular in Venice as it combines a religious theme with a spectacular celebration that attracts thousands of visitors. The Redentore Feast is a tradition that dates back to 1577. It was first held t...

22nd October 2009

Art Deception: reality or illusion?

Art Deception: reality or illusion? 16 October 2009 - 24 January 2010 From ancient Greco-Roman mosaics and frescoes to European masterpieces of the 1300s, from Flemish school to nowadays: 120 works tell the intriguing and spectacular history of tro...

15th September 2009

Ferdinando I de' Medici: Maiestate Tantum

Grand Duke Ferdinando I (1549 - 1609), among the eminent figures of the Medici dynasty, will be commemorated in the fourth centennial of his death with an exhibition jointly promoted by the Polo Museale Fiorentino and the Opificio delle Pietre Dure, which...