From cave art to digital art, from tapestries to murals, art has always been a statement of culture, a testimony wealth and power. It is both therapy and entertainment in every form, carrying with it dignity and importance. For centuries, Italy has been a centre of esthetic transformation whose creations shape art, fashion, design, and beauty.
Journeys in Italy always require a foray into art. Our extraordinary artistic treasures can be enjoyed on foot, while touring museums, visiting churches and palaces, and following in the footsteps of artists, historians, writers, and collectors. Explore the trends of different periods and schools and take courses in painting, tapestry making or photography.
With a degree in Art History and a dissertation on Surrealism in Italy, Francesca has been working with the didactical team at the famous Poldi Pezzoli Museum in Milan. In 1994, she wrote Bambini a Milano (Children in Milan) and now curates itineraries in Milan. She collaborates with numerous cultural associations to guide adults visiting museums and exhibitions. She works to discover the universal links between modern and contemporary art and their historical context.