Posts by Maggie Bell

November 29, 2017
From November 30- December 2, the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence will hold a three-day conference entitled Ghiberti teorico.

November 17, 2017
On 17 November 1839 Giuseppe Verdi Premiered his First Opera at the Teatro alla Scala in Milan.

November 11, 2017
November 10 is the Feast Day of Sant’Andrea Avellino – Patron Saint of Naples and Sicily.

October 20, 2017
Giovanni di Bernardo Rucellai was born on 20 October 1475 in Florence.

October 6, 2017
The visionary “urban laboratory” known as Arcosanti was founded in Arizona in 1970 by Italian architect Paolo Soleri (1919-2013).

September 15, 2017
Special effects artist Carlo Rambaldi was born on 15 September 1925 in Vigarano Mainarda Emilia-Romagna.

September 8, 2017
On 8 September 1504, Michelangelo ’s statue of David was unveiled in the Piazza della Signoria in Florence.

September 1, 2017
Scipione Borghese was born in Rome on 1 September 1576.

August 25, 2017
The First Ecumenical Council of Nicaea concluded on 25 August 325.

August 18, 2017
The painter and architect Ferdinando Galli-Bibiena was born in Bologna on 18 August 1657.

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