The Philadelphia Museum of Art visits the Palatine Chapel and the exhibition “Sicilië, Pittura Fiamminga” (“Sicilië, Flemish painting”)

The museum staff is in Palermo for the inauguration of Manifesta 12; an excellent opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful churches in the world. Palermo, June 14th , 2018. This morning the director of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Timothy Rub; the director of the Collections and Exhibitions area, Alice Beamesderfer; the curator […]

Sicily, the Grand Tour

  Many well-known travellers have portrayed Sicily to the whole world offering their own gaze over the island. While travelling around the island, they had to face several difficulties to discover landscapes painted by nature and to reread what antiquity and art had established in monuments of immense value. In their words, Sicily was the […]