Posts by IASblog Staff Writers

April 1, 2021
Caravaggio’s Denial of St. Peter commemorates the dramatic predawn Holy Friday event of the apostle’s denial of Jesus.

March 28, 2021
Today is Palm Sunday, or Passion Sunday, when Western Christians celebrate Jesus’ Entry into Jerusalem.

Flora

March 20, 2021
Happy First Day of Spring!

July 13, 2020
On this day (13 July) in 2011, the Franco-Italian sculptor and designer, Giacomo Benevelli died in Pavia.

June 19, 2020
Call for Papers: Contagium: Exploring the Nexus Between Confraternity, Pandemic and Renaissance Society

October 8, 2019
Some Unique Artefacts from Jerusalem’s Umberto Nahon Museum of Italian Jewish Art

August 6, 2019
Call for Papers – Women and Confraternities: The Hidden Voices of Renaissance Piety and Charity

June 13, 2019
References: Further Reading: Images: Frontispice for Fatinellus de Fatinellis (1627–1719).

May 26, 2019
Vincenzo Danti, the author of the Trattato delle perfette proporzioni (1567) , died on May 26, 1576.

May 10, 2019
10th Annual IAS/Kress Lecture in Milan, Italy

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