Christmas time in Milan

Christmas time is that period of the year when dreaming “is allowed”, not because it is not allowed dreaming during all 365 days that make a year, but because Christmas time is that period of the year when dreaming and living are one thing. You dream every time you enter a shop and a Christmas…

Fontana and his Environments at Hangar Bicocca

Have you ever heard about Lucio Fontana? He is one of my favourite Italian artists. Living Milan, also means having the possibility to experience a lot of exhibitions. So, I went to a Lucio Fontana exhibition last Sunday, with some of my friends. It was about different environments designed by Fontana through the use of…

Venice: the city on the water

How can a place like Venice, with the world “nice” that makes it, not being great? Indeed, this is not possible. Venice is unique in every part of it. Maybe it is not the most unique place in the world, but it is definitely the most unique city. It is vibrant, literally built on the…

Florence in a day: what I like about Florence

Have you ever visited Florence? I you haven’t I suggest you to go as soon as you can.  I have been there more or less four times, and the last one was two days ago after a sudden decision made the day before the visit. I was at home wondering about what I could do…

Gallerie D’Italia: New York New York Italian Art

After coming back from Albania, I decided to stay at my home in Milan, before going to my parents in Genoa where I grew up. One of the things you should never miss when you are in Milan is the large variety of cultural events and exhibitions that you can experience. Events and exhibitions are…