A Spectrum of Paul Jenkins in Prato

  This autumn, the Museo di Pittura Murale in San Domenico and Galleria Open Art in Prato showcase American artist Paul Jenkins’ life-long adoration of Italy with the exhibition The Spectrum of Light. Widely considered an influential figure in twentieth-century art, Jenkins sought expression through the merging and alignment of color. Two years after his …

Values of Continuity

  Contemporary Art Exhibition   Mentana Art Gallery opens contemporary art exhibition Values of Continuity on December 13.   The exhibition features both established and young contemporary artists, from Italy and all over the world, and art filled with new ideas and innovation. Values of Continuity runs until January 10 and is open to the …

Furò e Punteruolo

Modern world meets ancient Florentine tradition at Furò e Punteruolo, a workshop and elegant shopfront  producing handcrafted leather bags, belts and articles. Named after the two principal instruments of the trade, the furò and punteruolo, it’s where you can meet Paolo at work. Rolls of jewel-colored leather line the walls, numbered and certified by Tuscan …

Macchiaioli Mark NY

  An exhibition showcasing the Macchiaioli, Tuscan art pioneers who broke new ground in the late 1800s with a style that composed artworks using macchie or marks, has opened in New York at the Italian Cultural Institute. Although they pre-empted the French Impressionist movement, until now Macchiaioli works have gone largely unknown in the US. …