RESTORED EARTHQUAKE MASTERPIECES AT ASCOLI PICENO

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The Marche regional capital, Ascoli Piceno, is hosting an exhibition of the first restored works of art recovered from the earthquake that devastated central Italy in 2016. Entitled: “Rinascimento marchigiano. Opere d'arte restaurate dai luoghi del sisma” (Renaissance art of the Marche region.

20 Dec 2019 More

ALL ABOARD THE XMAS TRAIN FOR GOVONE

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One of the best places for Christmas fun is the Magico Paese di Natale (the Magic Christmas Town) at the Royal Castle of Govone (Torino), in the heart of the celebrated wine country of Langhe-Roero and Monferrato.

The biggest Christmas Market in Italy, it has been voted into the ranks of the top  European Best Christmas Market destinations.

17 Dec 2019 More

SECRETS OF SAN GENNARO TREASURE REVEALED


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The Museum of the Treasure of St. Janarius (San Gennaro) in Naples has added a new dimension to the visitor experience with a multi-medial guide narrated by celebrated Italo-French art historian Philippe Daverio.

Daverio, well-known for his appearances in cultural TV programmes, recounts the splendours of the unique collection of devotional gifts, hailed as the world's richest cache of gold, silver and precious stones.



14 Dec 2019 More

SLOW FOOD LOOKS TO THE FUTURE

 

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The Slow Food organization has launched its new campaign: “Our Food, Our Planet, Our Future”, involving every aspect of its vast global network in 160 countries. The year-long event commemorates the 30th anniversary of the signing of the Slow Food Manifesto in Paris in 1989, which marked a turning point in the way that modern food production throughout the world  was perceived, consumed and handled.



10 Dec 2019 More

ART: REAL OR FALSE?

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An unusual exhibition of counterfeit works of art is on view in the foyer of the Aula Magna of the School of Letters, Philosophy and Languages of the Uni Tre University of Rome. The works have all been sequestered from crooked dealers and salerooms by the Nuclei del Comando Carabinieri per la Tutela del Patrimonio Culturale (TPC), the special branch of the Italian Carabinieri corps created for the protection of the nation's cultural heritage.

06 Dec 2019 More

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