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Është praktikisht e pamundur ta vizitosh Romën e mos ta njohësh sadopak Gian Lorenzo Bernini-n, skulptor e piktor i famshëm i 1600-s, protagonisti më i madh i artit barok. 1,584 more words


Estasi di Santa Teresa - Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1647-1652)

-She’s masturbating;

-No man, she’s meeting God;

Well boys: it is quite the same, isn’t it?


For the Roman Church Itinerary

When it comes to churches, the city of Rome has plenty to offer – more than 900 in fact. They make an important stop for any Art appreciator as these churches often hold key works by famous Old Masters (such as Raphael, Michelangelo, and Caravaggio), usually displayed in the setting they were originally intended for. 993 more words

Art And Culture

Happy National Cleavage Day!

So here we are again! National Cleavage Day (or NCD for you seasoned experts) has come rearing round the bend and is once more upon us. 234 more words

Art And Culture

St. Peter's Square

This card, my first one from Vatican City, comes from Nimfa who lives in Rome. :)

St. Peter’s Square is a massive plaza located directly in front of St. 83 more words

Vatican City

Pluto and Proserpina (detail)

A controversial sculpture in many ways with its enthusiasts and detractors, but what always leaves me speechless is how hard marble can be shaped with such gentleness and fluidity. 23 more words