Artemisa Gentileschi (en français)

An excellent little art history discussion on Artemisia Gentileschi (in french) with high quality sound and photographs. By Anne STEINBERG-VIEVILLE. Worth a look and a listen even if you don’t speak french – the image comparisons and baroque music still make it compelling. In honor of International Womans Day! (Which no-one seems to celebrate in America, […]

Read Italy by the city & other travels

Click on a city name for all the blog entries; Rome      /see also -> John Keats in Rome / Artemisia Gentileschi‘s art in Italy Naples Capri Florence Venice Boston & New England New York, New York New Orleans, Louisiana London Paris Ireland UK French West Indies Mayan Mexico / Yucatan

italian journey

Rome is a Fellini movie. It is the annual barbarian invasion. It is a lack of catalytic converters. It is hundreds of vespas whirring and beeping through roundabouts. It is a hypnotic siren screaming through the city. Rome is an open-aired art museum, a feast for all the senses. It is packed with all that I want out of life, footsteps […]