The World of Leonardo: Part V Leonardo’s relationship with his father was always complicated. It is clear from fragments of..
Leonardo Part IV – The Mona Lisa Soon after Leonardo returned to Florence and rejoined the Guild of Saint..
Leonardo – Lost Works and a Return to Florence (Part III) During the period that Leonardo was painting the Last..
Leonardo, Part II – Milan 1482 – 1499 Even as an apprentice, Leonardo’s talent was hard to ignore. While working..
Celebrating Leonardo da Vinci Part I of a Multi-Part Series To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo..
The Grisly Tale of Sicilian Lynchings One hundred and twenty-eight years ago this month, a mob of tens of thousands..
Columbus Day – A National Holiday Columbus Day is a national holiday that commemorates the landing of Christopher Columbus in..
What Happened to Niña, Pinta and Santa Maria? Everyone knows the names of the three ships that sailed on Christopher..
In ancient Rome, the New Year began on March 1. At that time, the calendar consisted of only 10 months..
As Christmas is just around the corner, we bring to you some traditions and customs from the central and southern..