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Vinci: Unicorns, football and knights in Leonardo’s hometown

Best known for its most famous son, the Renaissance giant Leonardo, Vinci is a quiet hill town, whose narrow streets and surrounding vineyards and olive groves are much the same as in Leonardo’s time. The houses cluster around the medieval … Continue reading

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The Battle of Anghiari, the lost Leonardo da Vinci

The hectic search of Leonardo’s lost masterwork  “The Battle of Anghiari”  has been  going on for many years. The site  is the Salone dei Cinquecento in Palazzo Vecchio,  Florence. The story started  in 1563 when  Vasari,  commissioned  to renovate the … Continue reading

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Ejzenštejn. The Image Revolution

The Uffizi Gallery in Florence has inaugurated its first exhibition on cinema with Soviet film director Sergei M. Ejzenštejn to commemorate the centenary of the Russian revolution. Continue reading

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Lucca Comics & Games Heroes 2017

Get your cosplay costumes out because Lucca Comics & Games is back. From November 1 to 5 Lucca is going Heroes. Continue reading

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Lost Leonardo’s work to be auctioned by Christie’s for $ 100M

The Tuscan Renaissance genius from Vinci, Leonardo will be the protagonist of Christie’s New York auction on November 15th. Continue reading

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