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Pitti Palace “big kitchen” opens to public

In the year of a World Exposition focused on food the historical cooking facility of the Pitti Palace in Florence has been restored and opened to the public

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Bologna | Exhibition design of the “Urban Center”

The Urban Center of Bologna is aimed to present urban and landscape projects involving the city; Its permanent exhibition has been designed by RP Studio

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Katowice | Silesian Museum by Riegler Riewe

The Silesian Museum in Katowice, Poland is a fascinating museum complex designed by Riegler Riewe Architekten, located on the premises of a former coal mine

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London | Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty at the V&A

From 14 March to 19 July, 2015 the V&A presents the only major […]

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EXPO Milan 2015 | Arts & Foods at the Triennale

The exhibition Arts & Foods. Rituals since 1851,the first section of the EXPO 2015 to open, investigates the relationship between food, rituals and arts

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Barcelona | Over and under the sea

Two exhibitions currently running in the fascinating spaces of the Maritime Museum of Barcelona: Voyage Overseas and The challenge of underwater photography

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“Outside the spacecraft” at the National Air and Space Museum

Until June 8, 2015, the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum hosts the exhibition Outside the Spacecraft: 50 Years of Extra-Vehicular Activity

Rome | Bellissima – The legend of Fashion

The exhibition “Bellissima.Italy and High Fashion 1945-1968” recreates at the MAXXI Museum a period that established the international fame of Italian Style

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Milan | MaTeinItaly: the story of maths

The objective of the MateinItaly exhibition at the Triennale in Milan is to familiarize people with mathematics presented as a problem-solving discipline

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Cagliari | “Next future” temporary exhibition

The exhibition “Next Future”, designed by GlasArchitettura, was aimed to promote Cagliari as European Capital of Culture in 2019.

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Bozen | The secret fortress of Mussolini

The Gampen Gallery is a truly unconventional museum in South Tyrol, housed in one of the most secret fortresses built by Mussolini against a German invasion

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Venice Natural History Museum

The Museo di Storia Naturale (Natural History Museum) in Venice is a fascinating science museum housed in the Fondego dei Turchi palace on the Grand Canal

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Big Bang Data | Exhibition at the CCCB

The exhibition Big Bang Data, at the CCCB in Barcelona, is a project aimed to investigate the “data explosion” into which we are all plunged

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Barcelona museums | Beyond the Ramblas

A selection of itineraries and suggestions across the best museums in Barcelona, both famous and less-known. From the old city to the Parc de Montjuïc

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Museums, how did they look when we were children? In “The Catcher in the Rye”, J.D. Salinger recalls a visit to the American Museum of Natural History

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Turin | PAV – Center of contemporary art

The PAV is a center for contemporary arts in Turin, composed of an open-air exhibition space and an interactive museum. Nature and Art is the main theme

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Milan | Italy through the Eyes of RAI

The exhibition “1924–2014 Italy through the Eyes of the RAI”, at the Triennale until June 2014, depicts the history of the Italian Public Television

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Museum on film – a perfect location

How museums were used in comedies, dramas, and thriller films by directors such as Woody Allen, Bernardo Bertolucci, and Alfred Hitchcock?

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Interview with Carlo Simoni

An interview with the Italian museologist and writer Carlo Simoni, also author of many essays on contemporary society and work culture in northern Italy


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