May 20, 2020
Guide Spotlight: Mose – Venice
Our expert guide in Venice, Mose, delves into his favourite places to see and Venetian...
February 24, 2020
The Secondhand Origins of Michelangelo’s David
They say there’s nothing new under the sun, that all ideas have been formulated and reformulated...
February 14, 2020
Literary Venice: 6 Beautiful Descriptions of Venice in Literature
Oh, Venice! Its name alone is enough to conjure images of a time gone by. But why stop...
January 15, 2020
The Artists Who Made The Borghese Gallery
Art had a cultural currency beyond monetary value during the Renaissance. Representing the tastes,...
December 19, 2019
From Art History to Modern Art: 7 Podcasts to Download ASAP
Ask any two people their opinion of the same piece of art work, and you’re likely to elicit two...
November 19, 2019
8 Fascinating Facts About the First Emperor of Rome – Caesar Augustus
Heir to Julius Caesar, he was one of the most famous (and controversial) leaders from Ancient Rome,...
November 11, 2019
A Fine Line: Restoring Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper
Restoration methods for the Last Supper have caused fierce debate among art...
September 25, 2019
The Art Lover’s Guide to Pompeii – a city frozen in time
Few things could be as fascinating to the historically minded as Pompeii – a town buried by the...
September 24, 2019
Why did they move the Mona Lisa? (Plus other fascinating facts about the famous painting)
The Mona Lisa found itself at the epicentre of a publicity storm in July 2019, after it was moved...
July 18, 2017
9 Facts About the Life of Leonardo Da Vinci They Didn’t Teach You in School
Painter, writer, inventor, sculptor, musician – Leonardo da Vinci was one of Italy’s...
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