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Weather in Venice on Tue, 24 May 2016 22:48 is Fair

2016-05-24
Fair  18°C Wind: Southeast 5 m/s Pressure: 0 mbar Visibility: 19 km Humidity: 57% Tue, 24 May 2016 22:48

Final Cut in Venice

2016-05-10

PH makes its debut at the Venice Architecture Biennale

2016-05-24
Philippine Ambassador to Italy Domingo Nolasco said the country’s presence at ... The search for curatorial proposals for the 2017 Venice Art Biennale is ongoing, and open to all Filipino artists residing in the Philippines or abroad.

qin feng unfolds experimental ink brush paintings across three sites in venice

2016-05-19
... waiting for qin feng installation views of paintings in the courtyard of the monastery of san giorgio maggiore in venice, italy all images by francesco allegretto presented in collaboration with the fondazione giorgio cini, the exhibition is ...

Chinese Ink Artist Presents Solo Exhibition in Venice, Today

2016-05-21
About The Fondazione Giorgio Cini The Fondazione Giorgio Cini is a non-profit cultural institution based in Venice, Italy. It was established by Vittorio Cini in memory of his son Giorgio, with the aim of restoring the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore ...

A Century-Old Grand Tour: Traveling to Venice Through 1890s Photochromes

2016-05-17
One of the most popular ways to travel was to take part in the so-called “Grand Tour” of Europe. And Venice in Italy became a fashionable stop. Thanks to its uniqueness, the city on the water was a must-see for all culture-seeking travelers.

Venice Biennale focuses on Detroit of the imagination

2016-05-21
Fancy meets fact in the upcoming Venice Biennale architecture show in Italy, where a dozen teams of architects imagine how to redevelop several iconic Detroit sites including the Packard Plant and the Dequindre Cut. The images that result stretch the ...

The Sinking City

2016-05-24
A bus simply doesn't have the skills to deliver a tourist to Venice, a city that has no motor vehicles. It didn't take long before getting on 24H that we learned Ospedale happens to be a very popular street name in Italy. Imagine catching the bus to Main ...

More places in Italy you never thought to visit (but really should)

2016-05-18
Visit Castelluccio, one of Italy's highest villages ... Everywhere I walked, I also met Venice, the city that ruled the region for almost 400 years. Piazza della Libertà, Udine's architectural set-piece, is dominated by the Loggia del Lionello, whose ...

Know & Go: A Venice retreat and TSA tweets

2016-05-20
The JW Marriott Venice Resort & Spa is the sole resident of Isola delle Rose, a lush private island in Italy's Venetian Lagoon. The 40-acre island is reached via a 20-minute boat ride. The main hotel building is four stories and gleaming white; small ...

Footage captures the moment tourist is hauled out of Venice's Grand Canal by police after she jumped in to rescue her smartphone

2016-05-13
This is the moment a tourist was rescued from Venice's Grand Canal after she jumped in to rescue ... A video of her rescue - shot by a passer-by - has become a huge social media hit across Italy. Raw sewage from the surrounding homes and palazzos is ...

CityJet Takes First Sukhoi SSJ100

2016-05-24
Irish regional airline CityJet took delivery of Western Europe’s first Sukhoi SSJ100 on Tuesday during a ceremony in Venice, Italy, at the headquarters of the program’s Western sales and aftermarket support partner, SuperJet International. The airline ...

Melding Music and Art: IGE's Venice, Italy Immersion - Relix

2016-05-05
RelixMelding Music and Art: IGE's Venice, Italy ImmersionRelixRunning from October 3 to October 13, the itinerary rivals any other destination vacation because on top of the Italian culture and the architectural beauty of Venice, the Art and Architecture Biennale festivals encompass a fascinating multimedia ...

Arts Awake: Architecture Biennale Venice - Sun.Star

2016-05-24
Arts Awake: Architecture Biennale VeniceSun.StarTHE Philippines has finally started its conversation about the nation's built heritage with the world in the 15th International Architecture Exhibition, La Biennale Di Venezia through the exhibit titled "Muhon: Traces of An Adolescent City." Venice ...PH makes its debut at the Venice Architecture BiennaleInquirer.netall 6 news articles »

Chinese Ink Artist Presents Solo Exhibition in Venice, Today - Broadway World

2016-05-18
Chinese Ink Artist Presents Solo Exhibition in Venice, TodayBroadway World"Waiting for Qin Feng," a solo exhibition of work by Chinese ink artist Qin Feng, will be on view in Venice from May 19-June 19, 2016. Installed in three .... The Fondazione Giorgio Cini is a non-profit cultural institution based in Venice, Italy. It ...and more »

Chinese Ink Artist Presents Solo Exhibition in Venice, May 19 - Broadway World

2016-05-12
Chinese Ink Artist Presents Solo Exhibition in Venice, May 19Broadway World"Waiting for Qin Feng," a solo exhibition of work by Chinese ink artist Qin Feng, will be on view in Venice from May 19-June 19, 2016. Installed in three .... The Fondazione Giorgio Cini is a non-profit cultural institution based in Venice, Italy. It ...and more »

The Sinking City - Huffington Post

2016-05-24
The Sinking CityHuffington PostWe were sitting on the bus without the ability to speak one word of Italian (this was becoming a painful trend for us) and like sheep we followed the first horde of people getting off the bus thinking we were at our intended destination, Piazzale Roma ...

World's most luxurious chain hotels - CNN

2016-05-24
CNNWorld's most luxurious chain hotelsCNNBut of its 98 five-star properties across the globe, the hotel group's crowning jewel is the Four Seasons Hotel in Florence, Italy. ... Views aside, the hotel has sleek, ultramodern interiors and contemporary artwork. .... Marriott: JW Marriott Venice ...and more »

And Lonely Planet's 3rd 'must visit' Europe destination is... - The Local.it

2016-05-24
Daily MailAnd Lonely Planet's 3rd 'must visit' Europe destination is...The Local.it“Venice's 124 islands splinter off Italy's northeastern coast like shards of glass,” it said. ... With its labyrinth of canals, narrow streets, Gothic palaces and vibrant art scene, not to mention its romantic gondolas, we already knew Venice was a ...Lonely Planet reveals Europe's best destinations, including Croatia, Denmark and ItalyDaily MailWarwickshire Lonely Planet ranking could have 'knock-on effect for Coventry'Coventry Telegraphall 27 news articles »

A 20' Inflatable Refugee Sails the Danish Coast - The Creators Project (blog)

2016-05-24
The Creators Project (blog)A 20' Inflatable Refugee Sails the Danish CoastThe Creators Project (blog)A 20-foot tall sculpture, Inflatable Refugee, is to set sail around the world as part of a nomadic art project aimed at drawing attention to the European refugee crisis. Belgian visual artist ... ​​Inflatable Refugee, Venice, Italy, November 2015 ...and more »

Father's Day at the Senior Center - Visalia Times-Delta

2016-05-24
Father's Day at the Senior CenterVisalia Times-Delta... Rocks Estate, North Conway, Lake Winnipesaukee Cruise, Kancamagus Highway, Boothbay Harbor and lobster dinner. The Reflection of Italy . . . Revel in the magic of Italy on this tour that explores the cities of Rome, Florence, Siena, Venice, Assisi ...

Cecilia Alemani Will Curate Italy's Pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale - ARTnews

2016-04-25
ARTnewsCecilia Alemani Will Curate Italy's Pavilion at the 2017 Venice BiennaleARTnewsCecilia Alemani, the Donald R. Mullen Jr. Director and Chief Curator of High Line Art, has been tapped to curate the Italian Pavilion at the 2017 Venice Biennale. The Italian publication Artribune, which first reported the news, notes that Alemani is ...