Exquisitely balancing influences both ancient and modern, the Grand Hotel Minerva offers travelers luxury respite and esthetic pleasure.
At the end of a show in Italy, Robert Rauschenberg, faced with a stinging critique and steep shipping costs to move his works back home, threw all of it into the Arno River.
Theresa May is coming to Florence to deliver what may be her defining Brexit speech. It will fall on deaf ears among the Britons she’s forcing to abandon the EU.
Kanye West’s jewelry collection is inspired by Renaissance art. It is apparently ‘timeless’ and ‘a letter to my wife from a past life that can live past our lives.’
At the beginning of his career, Michelangelo went along with a plan to make a marble sculpture look much older in origin. It helped make his career.
Think ‘West Side Story’ Sharks and Jets and those hip jackets they wore while strutting down New York sidewalks, but this time in pink and pistachio.
The Florentine Diamond enjoyed centuries of adventure, a slew of noble owners, and a position of prestige, before it went missing for what is likely the final time.