THE SOUND OF ART

The Office of the Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums was pleased to host a group of patients from the Bambino Gesù Hospital, a children’s hospital […]

CELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS WITH VATICAN’S TREASURES IN MEXICO TO

June 20th to October 28th, 2018 Vatican City State On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the reestablishment of diplomatic relations between the Holy See and Mexico, […]

FRAGMENT OF A SARCOPHAGUS

Miracles happen every day.  Each of the seven days of creation bears within it a multiplicity of miracles. At the center of it all, lies the remarkably complex […]

Spend a Sunday at the Villas of Castel Gandolfo!

April – October 2018 From April to October, with the exception of the months of July and August, the Pontifical Villas of Castel Gandolfo will welcome visitors also […]

Virgin and Child with a Goldfinch

A note on the Author The Italian artist Spinello Aretino (c. 1350 – c. 1410) was the pupil of Jacopo Casentino, and his style grew primarily out of […]

“AUSTRALIA. The Vatican Museums indigenous collection”

29 May 2018 Raphael Hall, Pinacoteca, Vatican Museums On Tuesday 29 May, six years after the inauguration of the new permanent exhibition dedicated to Australia within the Anima […]

Focus on publications of the Vatican Museums

22 May 2018 Conference Hall, Vatican Museums “Vatican Museums Publications“ will be the undisputed protagonist of the conference to be held on Tuesday 22 May in the presence of […]

A NEW MEMBER ON BOARD: Welcome to Martina Suozzo

One month ago we welcomed to our office Martina Suozzo. Her story with the Vatican Patrons goes way back–in the past years she worked as a digital communications and […]

A MATTER OF LIGHT: Nine photographers in the Vatican Museums

MAY 24th – JULY 1st PALAZZO REALE, Piazza del Duomo 12, Milan, Italy   Photographs by: Bill Armstrong, Antonio Biasiucci, Peter Bialobrzeski, Alain Fleischer, Francesco Jodice, Mimmo Jodice, […]

Coriolanus Tapestry

Description Among the hills and wetlands of the central Mediterranean region of ancient Italy was a district in south Latium known as Volsci.  The people of this italic […]