Author: Rachel Mychajluk

Rachel Mychajluk started her career in finance in San Francisco, has taught in Brazil and worked with an art foundation in Florence. She enjoys filming movies and the outdoors.
January 30, 2014

Blue Florence

To the viewer taking in the panoramic views from piazzale Michelangelo, tones of pale tan, burnt amber and earth brown blend the city of Florence into the old-world charm of the Tuscan landscape. Against the neutral buildings, an almost turquoise dome immediately attracts the eye. This color contrast serves
January 16, 2014

Culture classes

Rust-colored circles stacked in diagonal rows fit neatly in the rectangular holes in the church’s tan stone walls; the gray drips down the ledge of this bottle-bottom window mark the many birds that come and go to perch at this exact spot. This is the view