Author: Laura Bennett

Laura Bennett is a freelance translator from French & Italian into English. She specialises in art history translation after graduating with an MA from the Courtauld Institute of Art. She also translates in the fields of Sports & Fitness, Travel & Tourism, and Food & Drink. When not translating she is planning her next trip to Florence, visiting an exhibition, or watching tennis.
August 1, 2016
ART + CULTUREThe Tuscan Times

A disappearing craft in Io, Il Pupo

Known simply as ‘Il Pupo’, Aulo Grandoli has spent his life working as an alabastraio in Volterra. He is 84 years old. Someone who has known him for a number of years is sports writer Luca Caioli. One late summer’s evening the two get to talking about the past after a dinner with friends and […]