Miu Miu Opens Venice Store

Last month, Miu Miu, the more playful side of the Prada empire, opened a new store in Venice, Italy. The store is in Venice’s Salizada San Moise area and sell ready-to-wear clothing, bags and accessories. Architect Roberto Baciocchi created a space with a glass display window facing the street and combined modern elements with the ...

New terminal for Venice ?

An answer for Venice? The new terminal design may help delay the already very visible problems of Venice Caught between being part of a difficult economy which needs deep water terminals to keep afloat, and a famously fragile city which is itself in danger of floating, the Port of Venice may have found a solution. ...

Canaletto and his Rivals at The National Gallery video

Venice: Canaletto and his Rivals at The National Gallery Venice – the city of water – is the birthplace of opera music and artistic movements including Renaissance painting, but one of its most overt artistic legacies is the 18th century age of the Veduta (view) paintings. Tourists of the period, particularly aristocratic Englishmen, saw view ...

The 2011 Venice Biennale: Switzerland Taps Thomas Hirschhorn and Andrea Thal 1

VENICE— The 2011 iteration of the Venice Biennale, that art-world exhibition that combines the Olympic thrill of awards (the Golden Lion for best in show and the Silver Lion for best emerging artists) with World’s Fair-style pavilions, is still more than a year away. Nevertheless, participating nations have already begun to announce their selections. ARTINFO ...