Tag Archives: Artist

Beatrice Cerocchi Architect – Artist

It’s not often that I reblog fellow bloggers’ content. In fact I don’t think I’ve ever done it before! But this post on Italian architect and designer Beatrice Cerocchi really caught my eye this week and deserves sharing! I hope … Continue reading

Posted in Italian Art 101 | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Italian Art 101 – Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione has Edinburgh retrospective

As a painter Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione was groundbreaking, inventing new techniques still in use today, 250 years after his death. As a man, he seems to have been hard to live or work with, having a particular reputation for angry outbursts … Continue reading

Posted in Famous Italians, Italian Art 101, Italy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment