Giotto

Culture
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 09/07/2015 - 03:00
His painting technique revolutionized Italian art: Giotto di Bondone, born in Florence in 1266 near Florence, is celebrated in an exhibition at Milan’s Palazzo…
Culture
by Aleid Ford | Mon, 01/05/2015 - 06:33
Culture
by Katia Amore | Sun, 12/21/2014 - 02:00
This Nativity is a fresco painted by Giotto in the Scrovegni Chapel, in Padua, as part of one of his finest and most important fresco cycles dedicated to the…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 08/29/2014 - 02:30
A bolt of lightning has damaged an outer wall of the Scrovegni Chapel in Padova, prompting fear that the precious early 14th century frescoes by Giotto…
Culture
by Silvia Donati | Thu, 07/31/2014 - 08:26
Throughout summer, visitors to Padua will have the chance to learn more about historical figures hailing from the area, as part of the annual “Notturni d’Arte…
by ITALY | Tue, 03/13/2012 - 08:08
words by Elizabeth Ganley-RoperExperts claim that one of the most important monuments in the history of art, the fresco cycle in the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Thu, 11/10/2011 - 03:36
Art restorers working on a fresco by Renaissance painter Giotto di Bondone have discovered the smirking face of the devil disguised in clouds within the…
Culture
by Natalie Aldern | Wed, 06/08/2011 - 04:43
Art historian Luciano Buso has proposed a controversial thesis in his new book about the Shroud of Turin. Buso claims to have found proof that an Italian…