Author: Editorial Staff

The Florentine editorial staff
October 19, 2020

Restoration Conversations: Artemisia

  Letizia Treves, curator of the much-awaited UK show Artemisia at the National Gallery in London, shares her insights on one of the world’s finest Baroque artists and focuses on what the exhibition tells us about the artist’s matchless wit and mastery. “Artemisia is an inspirational figure of resilience and unbowed creativity in the face of […]
October 18, 2020

Covid-19: new rules in Italy (October 18)

Schools will remain open for lessons
October 15, 2020

How to take a sabbatical in Florence

There’s never been a better time to plan a sabbatical in Florence and consider spending a life-enriching extended period of time in Italy.   Earlier in the year, more than 280,000 people applied to take part in a three-month sabbatical organized as a marketing ploy by Airbnb in a village near Matera, in southern Italy. […]
October 13, 2020

Covid-19: new rules in Italy as of October 13

Quarantine measures now reduced to 10 days.
October 12, 2020

Bronzino’s Dante at Florence Certosa

Bronzino painted this portrait of Dante in the 1530s for Bartolomeo Bettini, a Florentine intellectual.

Pink October in Florence 2020

Initiatives across the city to raise funds and promote breast cancer awareness
October 9, 2020

Clampdown in piazza Santo Spirito

The city ordinance also prohibits the sale of alcohol in any form of container between 8pm and 6am every day of the week.
October 7, 2020

Q&A for the new Covid-19 rules in Italy

A Q&A for the new Covid-19 rules in Italy

First company-owned scuola materna in Tuscany opened

The Il Giardino dei crilli infanzia is located on the first floor of a building in the large green area of ​​the hospital that already houses a nido (children aged 0-3) on the ground floor. They were formed as a service for Careggi employees, but are open to all citizens.

Covid-19: new rules in Italy

On October 13, the Italian government introduced further social restrictions to flatten the rising Covid-19 curve across the country. Click for the updated information.   **   New Covid-19 rules will come into force throughout Italy on October 8.   The new law, which was approved by the Italian government this morning, will be valid […]