LdM students host Wine for a Cause

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LdM event planning students collaborated with Oxfam again for Wine for a Cause! Wine for a Cause is a tasting and showcase event for Tuscan products. Following two other collaboration with Oxfam, the Gluten Free Friday and Florence Fights Hunger, Wine for

Must Do’s in Florence, December 2015

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It is December, the last month of 2015. As the end of the year comes closer, LdM students are getting ready to go back home. However, December is one of the most beautiful time to be in Florence! To make

Jennifer Diederich, a fashion designer in Florence

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Florence’s long tradition of trendsetting continues as numerous contemporary fashion designers call the Tuscan capital home. We got a chance to chat with Jennifer Diederich who owns her own whimsical label “Suite” and whose works were on season 5 of the

Pink Gloves Dance 2015 Award Ceremony

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The Breast Unit of the Florence Department of Oncology is the winner of the Pink Gloves Dance EU 2015! Its celebration ceremony was held in the Salone dei Cinquecento in Palazzo Vecchio on November the 29th. Pink Gloves Dance is

Firenze Capitale 1865-2015 at Palazzo Pitti

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Palazzo Pitti is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Florence as the former capital of Italy with an exhibition named Firenze Capitale 1865-2015, The Gifts and Collections of the King. This exhibit displays collections of Vittorio Emanule II, who became the ruler

Pope Francis in Florence

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The biggest news in November is, no doubt, visit of Pope Francis. Florence has been preparing for this visit and the Fifth National Bishop’s Conference over a long time. The Baptistery was completed, the Museo dell’Opera opened, prestigious artworks were

the Must’s of November in Florence

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In November, Pope Francis visits Florence on coming Tuesday, November 10 for the national bishops’ conference. The 12th China National Exhibition of Fine Art takes place in Medici Palace till November 17, and an exhibition VISIO – Next Generation Moving Images

The Rock Contest 2015 of Florence

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From late October to November, Florence will “rock” with Rock Contest 2015, one of the best Rock music events in Italy. The Rock Contest is, as its name tells, a talent scouting event in which young rock bands present their

Rigour and Grace exhibition at Palazzo Pitti

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The Palatine Chapel opens for public for Rigour and Grace exhibition from October 22nd of 2015 to May 17th of 2016. The Rigour and Grace exhibition displays the heritage of the Society of San Benedetto Bianco. The Confraternity of San

La Firenze di Alfonso Mangone exhibition

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What is your Florence? How do you “see” Florence? Alfonso Mangone sees Florence with bright and warm blosomming of colors, Curator Francesco Corsi says. San Jacopo church in Campo Corbolini held a contemporary art exhibition La Firenze di Alfonso Mangone