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The Holy See has embarked on a contemporary journey and for the first time will appear with its own pavilion at none other than Venice's epic art event, the Biennale. Instead of dipping into the Vatican museum's rich and expansive collection full of
The Vatican is getting back into its centuries-old tradition of arts patronage with its first-ever exhibit at the Venice Biennale, commissioning a biblically inspired show about creation, destruction and renewal for one of the world's most
With nearly 10 million visits, the Louvre museum in Paris again topped the rankings of the world's most popular museums in 2012, Italy's Giornale dell'Arte's annual classification reported on Tuesday. Running a distant second was the Metropolitan
Preservationists working on a Renaissance fresco in the Vatican have uncovered what experts believe is the first European representation of Native Americans, from 1494. Writing on April 27 in the Vatican's semi-official newspaper, L'Osservatore
Published May 03, 2013 Budget Travel No big city vacation is complete without a visit to a beautiful museum. Our favorite collections combine great locations--like Central Park, central Paris, or the Pacific Coast--with iconic, inspiring works of art.
What appear to be the first depicted images of Native Americans have been found in a painting by Italian artist Pinturicchio at the Borgia apartments in the Vatican after a recent renovation, Vatican newspaper L'Osservatore Romano has reported.
The Getaway How to See the New Pope in Rome Maurizio Brambatti/European Pressphoto Agency Pope Francis at his first general audience last month in St...Published: April 23, 2013 So you're off to Rome and in addition to seeing the Colosseum, you want
The Vatican Museums house some of the most important and iconic pieces of classical and Renaissance art in the world, collected by the Roman Catholic Church for centuries. But don’t think you can cover everything on show
A 3D installation of the famous Regolini Galassi Etruscan tomb is showing visitors at the Vatican Museums what it would have been like to enter and soak in the atmosphere of an ancient aristocratic crypt. The installation projects the princess laid
There is no shortage of artistic inspiration between the Vatican walls. "Here, at the foot of this magnificent polychrome Sistine Chapel, is where the cardinals - a community responsible for passing on the keys to the kingdom - meet...And