The Battle of Anghiari is one of the world’s most controversial and mysterious masterpieces. Leonardo da Vinci began painting it on a wall in Florence’s Palazzo Vecchio in 1503, leaving it unfinished. We only have copies of the fresco. One of these is La Tavola Doria, an anonymous sketch dating to the sixteenth century and representing the…Details
On March 28, 2014, Florence Inferno published its first English eBook with an audio version, entitled “A Guide to Florence per Dan Brown’s Inferno”. It is currently available for purchase on Amazon.Details
Here we highlight for your convenience the weekly events happening in Florence. Check out our events guide for what’s going on in the city in terms of music, art, cinema, markets, and much more.
This week you won’t want to miss the Middle East Now Festival, from April 9 until April 14, a week of screenings, exhibitions, and events throughout the city of Florence dedicated to Middle East culture, and the market Mercatale di Firenze in Piazza della Repubblica.Details
Paul Gustave Doré was a prolific French engraver, artist, illustrator, sculptor, and primarily, wood and steel carver.
Robert Langdon, the main character in Dan Brown’s Inferno, being a renown Dante scholar, exhibited a Gustave Doré lithograph depicting a dark entrance to a tunnel carved into the face of an austere cliff during a conference hosted by one of the world’s oldest Dante societies—the Società Dante Alighieri Vienna. Moreover, during one of his adventures, Langdon refers to Doré’s work Dandolo Preaching the Crusade.Details
Here we provide you with the weekly events happening in Florence. Our events guide provides you with all you need to know about music, art, cinema, markets, and many other activities going on in the city. This week, the place to be for all sports lovers is Florence Bike Festival at Parco delle Cascine. Also,…Details
On February 7, 2014, American author Dan Brown was interviewed on Dutch TV by a select group of students during the College Tour Show. During the show they also screened interviews filmed in Florence, in which appeared our tour guide Chiara D’Alessandro, who helped reporters to film in Florence. The College Tour TV Show College…Details
We select for you the weekly events going on in Florence. In our events guide check out music, art, cinema, markets, and much more happening in the city.
This week you won’t want to miss the Florence Korea Film Fest at Cinema Odeon and other places in Florence, as well as Twist and Shout! A 50’s and 60’s Night at Viper Theater, where you can dance to 50’s music, and do the boogie woogie and the twist.
And don’t forget the exhibition Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino. Diverging Paths of Mannerism happening at Palazzo Strozzi.Details
Here we provide you with the weekly events happening in Florence. Our events guide provides you with all you need to know about music, art, cinema, markets, and many other activities going on in the city.
This week, the place to be for all designers, decor lovers, or simply curious people is Fair Salone di Firenze at Fortezza da Basso. Art lovers should also check out the exhibition Femminilità Radicale (Radical Femininity) going on at Gucci Museum.Details