The Basilica of Sant’Anthony in Padua is one of the world’s great masterpieces of art. Giotto, Donatello, Titian, Pietro, Antonio and Tullio Lombardo, Sansovino, Parodi, Tiepolo, Annigoni have all contributed to the beauty and majesty of this magnificent building. One of the most ancient representations of St. Anthony can be found in this incredible setting, a fourteenth century fresco that is almost life-sized and dates back to the church’...
Known to locals as "La Certosa", the Charterhouse of Saint James is a medieval monastery on the island of Capri. It has survived seven centuries of pirates, wars, plagues and monastic suppression to embrace a new role today as the cultural heart of this world famous island. Now the future of this 14th century masterpiece is threatened and a restoration intervention is urgently needed.
Recently Completed Projects
We thank all the donors who funded this project. Thanks to your generosity and the work of the young restoration artists of the ISCR, the sarcophagus is once again astonishing. You can see it on the entrance staircase in the Galleria Corsini.
We thank all the donors who helped reach the fundraising goal. The restoration work has brought new life to the painting and its colours shine once again, as you can see clicking here. Your generous donations mean that this work of art will be enjoyed for centuries more.
We thank all the people who donated to the Palatine Excavation and contributed to uncovering the secrets hidden here. We will keep you updated with the finds and discoveries that come out of the continuing laboratory and scientific work analysing the artifacts and the information gathered during the Excavation.
LoveItaly thanks all the donors who generously contributed to the crowdfunding campaign. Your support, together with funding from the Superintendence of Pompeii, completes the fundraising for the Golden Age Bedroom and it will now be possible to begin the necessary restoration work. Once this long and complex work is concluded, the House of the Centaur can be opened to the public so that everyone can admire its beauty.