“The Creator made Italy by designs from Michelangelo.” – Mark Twain


The Venezia Bianniale is not to be missed in this lifetime. We spent four days in Venezia and it was not nearly enough. She is a grande dame that demands at least a month. I will be back madam, I will be back…



I lived and studied Renaissance Art History in Siena. While there we visited Roma; the Forum, Vatican and went down to Naples to see Pompeii. Pompeii changed my life.