Simone Righi Talks Style With the Florence Workshop

Style – what is it, where does it come from, and is it something you are just born with?

1121Tags: Tips + Techniques, Florence, Frasi, Italy, photo philosophy, Simone Righi

In Search of Michelangelo

It is no secret that I am a great admirer of Michelangelo.

943Tags: Tips + Techniques, Casa Buonarroti, Creative Strategy, Florence, Italy, Michelangelo

Matera Workshop Review

A teacher myself, I found a master educator in Adam Marelli.

854Tags: Tips + Techniques, David Addis, hidden treasures, Italy, Matera, Matera Workshop

Italian Sculptors

Galleria Romanelli is a sculpture studio founded in the late 1800s by Lorenzo Bartolini. The building is a converted church from the 15th century. Inside they produced everything from table top clay busts to full scale equestrian statues.

Tags: Portfolio, Craftsmen, Italy

Gondola Makers

Resting within the intricate network of Venetian canals, at a corner where the Rio de l’ Avogaria and Rio del Ognissanti converge, is Tramontin & Figli. This fourth generation company, founded by Signore Domenico Tramontin in 1884, is home to the craft of creating traditional Venetian gondolas by hand.

Tags: Portfolio, Craftsmen, Italy

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