Event: THE MEDICI VILLAS: TUSCAN INSPIRATION
Organizer: SMITHSONIAN ASSOCIATES
Speakers: Elaine Ruffolo
Tickets: $25 (concessions may apply)
Date: Sep 2nd 12:00pm Pacific Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Sep 2nd 12:00pm | ET: Sep 2nd 3:00pm.
Europe - UK: Sep 2nd 8:00pm | CET: Sep 2nd 9:00pm.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Sep 3rd 3:00am | AET: Sep 3rd 5:00am.
"The Medici family dominated their corner of Europe—primarily Florence, Italy—from the 14th to the 18th century. As they promoted both the arts and sciences, the Medici helped to create a new style of architecture. It introduced the idea of villa life that introduced the novel idea of living in harmony with nature...
Join art historian Elaine Ruffolo as she explores several of the Medici’s public interests and private passions—and the architects they employed to create the environments that supported them..."
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