Friday Heirloom 2019

Friday Heirloom 107: A Museum Is (Unlearning and “Unsummering” in Rome) ENGLISH/ITALIANO

"There's no inspiration. There's just work." (Tahar Ben Jelloun) As far as I'm concerned, it's still summer. While picking out my outfit this morning, I realized I couldn't let go of my yellow flowered jumpsuit which I bought back in July while on vacation in Sicily. Has it really been that long? Where did it… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 107: A Museum Is (Unlearning and “Unsummering” in Rome) ENGLISH/ITALIANO

Friday Heirloom 2017

Friday Heirloom 20: International Council of Museums (ICOM) / “Adopt a Museum” (ICOM Italia)

[Check out the Highlights of October here] Click here to DONATE to the campaign #adottaunmuseo Cover Photo: Camerino, Polo museale San Domenico. Credits: Luca Marcantonelli, Lucia Paciaroni (English, Français, Español, Italiano) Friday Heirloom 20 is a very special one, introducing you to the world of the International Council of Museums (ICOM) - an organization created in 1946… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 20: International Council of Museums (ICOM) / “Adopt a Museum” (ICOM Italia)

Friday Heirloom 2017

Friday Heirloom 5: FAI France

(English, Français, Español, Italiano) Photo credit: http://www.visitfai.it Three letters, the twofold mission of promoting and protecting Italy’s heritage, one word: FAI, aka Fondo Ambiente Italiano, usually referred to in English as the Italian National Trust). Friday Heirloom 5 is a journey to Italy through its FAI, a not-for-profit trust that was set up in 1975… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 5: FAI France