Paola Vojnovic is a Renaissance art historian who’s currently offering a constellation of cultural events online, including a ten-week Renaissance Art History Masterclass. www.paolavojnovic.com / Instagram @paola50122 / Twitter @PaolaVojnovic
It is early morning and the cleaning lady is singing in a serious soprano as she sweeps the terrazzo alla veneziana floors. The rooms are flooded with riverbero, the reflection ...
They say that each of us dies three deaths: the moment when your heart stops, when you are buried and the last time someone says your name. The name of Ferdinando Panciatichi Ximenes d’Aragona probably means nothing even to most Florentine and Tuscan history experts.
On May 3, at 10am, the inauguration of the new itinerary and exhibition spaces in the Basilica of Santa Croce will take, coinciding with the 720th anniversary of the foundation of the current church of Santa Croce. Seven hundred and twenty years ago, on May 3, 1294, the first
How many people have set foot in the church of Santa Croce in Florence in the 700 years of its existence? We can realistically estimate that the number is close to at least several million. For most of these visitors, we will never know what memories remained with them following