EXHIBITIONS IN ROME 2019: ALL THE UNMISSABLE EVENTS
Here are the exhibitions in Rome 2019, that is all the important events you can’t miss.
Rome always offers a wide choice of cultural events, but what to see?
Making a list of everything you must see is impossible, but you can make a selection.
Exhibitions in Rome 2019
DOGE’S PALACE TICKETS: WHERE AND HOW TO BUY YOUR TICKET TO SKIP THE LINE
Doge’s Palace tickets: To visit the most important building in Venice you have to plan your visit well in advance and first you need to book the tickets, to avoid queuing at the entrance.
Often, when I pass in front of Palazzo Ducale I see an interministerial row of people waiting to buy the ticket. There is no time of year when there is not a crowd of tourists waiting and every time I wonder why they have not booked priority access.
In fact, I think that they also ask for it, especially when they see the visitors who have reserved the entrance pass in front and immediately go to the entrance and start the visit to the Palazzo Ducale without unnecessary waiting.
Here, then, all the information to book tickets for the Doges’s Palace in Venice.
Doges’s Palace tickets
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PERPETUAL CALENDAR: THE FORM OF TIME BECOMING DESIGN
There was a time you had to look at the calendar to know what day it was, and there were no phone or computer screens telling the day or what time it was.
Do you remember that?
At that time desk calendars were fundamental, and in 1966 Enzo Mari designed for the brand Danese the Timor perpetual calendar, which became an object of desire, and is a design icon still today.
MEDUSA BY CARAVAGGIO: WHERE IT IS HOUSED AND ITS MEANING
Medusa by Caravaggio is splatter!
I do believe that if he had lived nowadays, Caravaggio would have become a film director like Quentin Tarantino, and those who saw “Pulp Fiction” and similar movies, know what I’m talking about.
Medusa by Caravaggio is characterized by a shocked gaze, a terrified scream, a snarl of living snakes in place of hair, a river of blood streaming out of a decapitated head.
Medusa is hypnotic and terrifying.
Here is where you can admire it and which its meaning is.
Medusa by Caravaggio
UFFIZI TICKETS: WHERE AND HOW TO BUY YOUR TICKET TO SKIP THE LINE
Uffizi tickets: To visit the Uffizi Gallery organization is what you need, and if you buy in advance the tickets in order to avoid the endless line at the entrance, your visit will start off on the right foot.
The advantage of booking tickets is to have more time to admire the rooms and especially the most important works.
I wrote a post about the Uffizi’s masterpieces, now I explain how to book your Uffizi tickets.