An artistic dialogue spanning 500 years

Paying tribute to Da Vinci — An artistic dialogue spanning 500 years. Both China and Italy are major cultural countries with rich cultural heritage and long historical traditions. The exchanges between the two countries are highly complementary and have great potential for cooperation. Sino-Italian cultural exchanges have a long history. The Dialogue 2019 is the …

Leonardo the Alchemist

A less known angle of the genius Leonardo Da Vinci’s entire experience may be considered as the embodiment of the Alchemist premise As above, so below, which refers to the understanding of the macrocosms by studying the microcosm. Leonardo’s well-known fascination with nature perhaps derives right from this premise: his understanding of sacred geometry, platonic …

Time for the Springfest

What’s better than spring in beautiful Florence? Spring in Munich! The city is celebrating Frühlingsfest, or Spring festival, from April 16 to May 3, and the people of Munich are gearing up to enjoy the party. This year Frühlingsfest is being held on the Theresienwiese, the same open space that hosts the legendary Oktoberfest. While …