BBC - Bernini's Ecstasy of St. Tereza
Released in 2006 in the U.K., this clip is part of a video of a Simon Schama BBC TV series entitled Power of Art which narrates the life and art of the leading Italian sculptor and prominent architect...
7 Historical Figures Posthumously Diagnosed With Illnesses
A recent study in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine argues that the Italian painter and sculptor Michelangelo may have suffered from a bout of osteoarthritis that left his hands gnarled and...
The 10 greatest works of art ever
From mysterious 30,000-year-old cave paintings to a 'cathedral of the mind' by Jackson Pollock, art critic Jonathan Jones names his favourite artworks of all time – and where in the world you can see ...
Blood on the canvas: the greatest feuds in art history
In his exhibition You Were Shit in the 80s, artist Mackie imagines fictional feuds between great artists. He didn’t need to. Real art history is riddled with rivalries – from Leonardo’s attempted cast...
9 Things You May Not Know About Michelangelo
On the 540th anniversary of his birth, learn nine surprising facts about the artist often called “the Divine One.”
10 paintings with hidden meanings
After revelations that an artist hid a Monica Lewinsky reference in an official portrait of Bill Clinton, Mark Hudson lists 10 more paintings with secrets
How to Tour Michelangelo’s Rome
The Renaissance artist called art “a wife” and his works “my children.” Visit these five sites in the Italian capital and the Vatican to pay homage to his legacy
Benvenuto Cellini - Perseus with the head of Medusa by Cellini
Fotografias da escultura Perseu com a cabeça de Medusa do escultor Benvenuto Cellini. localizada na Piazza della Signoria em Florença. AS forografias sõa de ...
Luca della Robbia - *Luca Della Robbia* Great Potter and Sculptor *Gran Ceramista y Escultor*
Luca Della Robbia (Firenze, 1399/1400 - 1482) The founder of the successful career of this family was Luca Della Robbia. His first work as a craftsman was in...
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Luca e Andrea Della Robbia - Scultori e ceramisti.
Luca della Robbia - LUCA DELLA ROBBIA-SCULPTURI IN CERAMICA
Luca della Robbia (1399/1400 - 1482) a fost un sculptor din Florenta. S-a remarcat pentru terra-cotta. Luca della Robbia a realizat ceramica glazurata care a...
Luca della Robbia
Florentine sculptor Luca della Robbia and the music of Claudio Monteverde.
Andrea Sansovino
La Basilica della S. Casa di Loreto (Ancona), risalente nel nucleo più antico al XIII secolo, è uno squisito esempio di basilica - fortezza. Le rocchette (...
Raffaello da Montelupo
website: http://digitalrainbowproductions.weebly.com La basilica è detta anche Eudossiana in quanto venne fatta ricostruire per volere di Eudossia, moglie de...
Antonello Gagini
Cari amici, a distanza di poche ore dalla pubblicazione del video sulla Bella madre di Gesù, magnifica opera d'arte di Antonello Gagini, ho il piacere di ric...
Agostino di Duccio
Prima opera architettonica di Leon Battista Alberti, fu iniziata nel 1447 trasformando la preesistente chiesa di San Francesco in Tempio-Mausoleo per il Sign...
Francesco Laurana
Francesco Laurana, also known as Francesco de la Vrana (Croatian: Frane Vranjanin) (c. 1430 – before 12 March 1502) was a Dalmatian-born sculptor and medallist. He is considered both a Croatian a...
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Antonio Soldini
Antonio Soldini (May 4, 1854- Lugano, May 12, 1933) was an Swiss-Italian sculptor. He was born in Chiasso, near Milan.His father was a policeman, and Soldini received his early education in Lugano, th...
Benedetto Grazzini
Benedetto Grazzini, best known as Benedetto da Rovezzano (1474 - c. 1552) was an Italian architect and sculptor who worked mainly in Florence.He was born in Pistoia in 1474, and adopted the name Rovez...
Benedetto Grazzini - Wikipedia
7 Historical Figures Posthumously Diagnosed With Illnesses
A recent study in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine argues that the Italian painter and sculptor Michelangelo may have suffered from a bout of osteoarthritis that left his hands gnarled and...
Saint Peter's Square
St. Peter's Square (Italian: Piazza San Pietro, Latin: Forum Sancti Petri, [ˌpi̯aʦa san ˈpi̯ɛːtɾo]) is a massive plaza located directly in front of St. Peter's Basilica in the Vatican City, th...
Saint Peter's Square - Wikipedia
Ferruccio Bortoluzzi
Ferruccio Bortoluzzi (December 6, 1920 – May 25, 2007) was an Italian modern painter, he was one of the founders of the Centro di Unità della Cultura L'Arco together with venetian artists and wr...
Ferruccio Bortoluzzi - Wikipedia
Mario Bernasconi
Mario Bernasconi (Pazzallo, February 13, 1899 – Viganello, March 19, 1963) was a Swiss-Italian sculptor.
Mario Bernasconi was born in 1899 in Lugano-Pazzallo, in a house facing the Museum. He was ...
Mario Bernasconi - Wikipedia
Benvenuto Cellini
Benvenuto Cellini ([benveˈnuːto tʃelˈliːni]; 3 November 1500 – 13 February 1571) was an Italian goldsmith, sculptor, draftsman, soldier and musician, who also wrote a famous autobiography. He wa...
Benvenuto Cellini - Wikipedia
Andrea Bolgi
Andrea Bolgi (22 June 1605–1656) was an Italian sculptor responsible for several statues in St. Peter's Basilica, Rome. Towards the end of his life he moved to Naples, where he sculpted portrait...
Andrea Bolgi - Wikipedia
Cristoforo di Geremia
Cristoforo di Geremia (1410–1476) was an Italian medalist and sculptor. Cristoforo was highly skilled in metalwork. Born in Mantua, he worked most of his life in Rome. Cristoforo did a number medals a...
Cristoforo di Geremia - Wikipedia
Tullio Lombardo
Tullio Lombardo (c. 1455 – November 17, 1532), also known as Tullio Solari, was an Italian Renaissance sculptor. He was the brother of Antonio Lombardo and son of Pietro Lombardo. The Lombardo family ...
Tullio Lombardo - Wikipedia
Taddeo Carlone
Taddeo Carlone (died 25 March 1613) was a Swiss-Italian sculptor and architect.His father, Giovanni, was a sculptor from Como. A native of Rovio, in Ticino, he moved with his father to Genoa. Taddeo's...
Taddeo Carlone - Wikipedia
Ignazio Jacometti
Ignazio Jacometti (Rome, January 16, 1819-Rome, April 22, 1883) was an Italian sculptor.
He was born the third of five children to Antonio and Anna Maria Lang. His family was linked to the ancient...
Ignazio Jacometti - Wikipedia