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Top Movies filmed in Florence

Top Movies filmed in Florence

Ron Howard’s latest movie, Inferno, has just premiered around the world, days after a one-of-a-kind trailer projection on a “water screen” over the Arno River in Florence, where parts of the movie were filmed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OKlT3caponE What other...

Learning the Art of Antiques Restoration in Florence

Learning the Art of Antiques Restoration in Florence

The art of antiques restoration consists in restoring an antique or work of art to a like-new condition. There is a lot of difference between restoring and repairing. Functionality may be achieved by a repair, but restoring an item is a proper form of art. Restorers...

2016 Summer Promo: Online Italian Course

2016 Summer Promo: Online Italian Course

ONLINE ITALIAN COURSE FOR TRAVELERS: This summer you have a special promotion for an Italian language course designed for travelers by Aulaitalia academy. The online course has a duration of approximately 15 hours and is built in 7 units and one class by Skype. You...

History of Portrait Painting in 4 minutes

History of Portrait Painting in 4 minutes

Here is a beautiful video by Art Historian Dr. Raichel Le Goff, who presents a slideshow of portraits from Pisanello to Freud in about 4 minutes. The video starts with the individual paintings featuring “the profile” in the 1400s, like the works by Pisanello. Then, in...