Who owns our heritage? What are museums for? The people. WE own it. And if we are not part of institutions like libraries, museums, archaeological sites and historical monuments which hold our past, well, that IS a big, big waste. Last week I flew back home for a few days, and I decided to go… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 81: Pinacoteca di Bari, Italy
Check out the Highlights of August here "I say a little prayer..." (Aretha Franklin) Cover Photo: Sala 6, Museo Diocesano of Monopoli The Museo Diocesano of Monopoli was established in 2002, in the ancient Episcopal Seminary that was founded by bishop Giuseppe Cavalieri back in 1668. I accidentally passed by the museum while visiting the city… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 64: Museo Diocesano of Monopoli, Italy
Check out the Highlights of August here "Cercavo un mare calmo e ho trovato te..." "Cripta", Fiorella Rizzo (1989-1991/2013). Materials: wood and red soil The MUST - Historical Museum of the City of Lecce - is a hub for classical and contemporary creativity. Currently open to the public in the section devoted to modern and contemporary… Continue reading Friday Heirloom 63: Museo Storico della Città di Lecce (MUST), Italy
Museum blogger documenting the archaeological excavations of the Cathedral in Bitonto (Bari, Italy) for promotion via Musalley (Instagram).