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From his parodies of celebrity culture to his depiction of gender identities, there is still a lot to unpack on the centenary of the film director’s birth

BY Jamie Mackay | 30 APR 20
News

Why it’s not so simple to move art online – and other news from our Europe dispatch

BY Pablo Larios | 24 MAR 20
News

As Italy comes under full lock-down, surveying the effects of a global health emergency

BY Pablo Larios | 10 MAR 20

Flavia Frigeri discusses a very Roman take on modernism

BY Flavia Frigeri | 18 SEP 19
Fan Letter

‘Since Lucano was elected mayor in 2004, the town of Riace, located in one of the most impoverished regions of Italy, has welcomed thousands of refugees’

BY Alfredo Jaar | 28 JAN 19
News

In further news: Lehmann Maupin gallery sues former employee for stealing ‘trade secrets’; was Robert Indiana in control of his final artworks?

22 JAN 19
News

Jan van Huysum’s ‘Vase of Flowers’ was stolen in 1943 by retreating German troops

03 JAN 19
News

In further news: Lothar Baumgarten dies at 74; Decolonize This Place plan Whitney protest; Italy demands return of Getty Bronze

07 DEC 18
News

In further news: Italian government cracks down on art crime; and screening live arts performances fails to diversify audiences 

09 NOV 18

Xenophobia has escalated to ‘emergency’ levels but the most watched music video on Italian YouTube is by a Tunisian-Italian artist

BY Jamie Mackay | 31 AUG 18
News

The Italian architect has offered to help rebuilding efforts, after the collapse of the Morandi bridge which killed 43

30 AUG 18
News

Italian politicians want to censor the artist’s poster for a sailing event, which reads ‘We’re all in the same boat’

14 AUG 18

In a quiet mountain town in Trentino, Italy, the duo Brave New Alps is providing skills and support to precarious migrant communities

BY Alice Rawsthorn | 12 AUG 18
News

Rome’s Galleria Borghese director Anna Coliva was suspended last month, and faces charges of absenteeism and defrauding the public purse

08 MAY 18
Culture Digest

The fate of Italy’s museum sector, Hayden White’s voices and Hitler’s American model: what to read this weekend

27 APR 18

Despite the departure of culture minister Dario Franceschini, who championed foreign talent, hope remains for the country’s famed art institutions

BY Jamie Mackay | 25 APR 18

Various venues, Rome, Italy

BY Ana Vukadin | 15 JAN 18

MAXXI, Rome, Italy

BY Ara H. Merjian | 04 OCT 17

A new documentary portrays the Italian village that has performed plays about itself every summer for 50 years 

BY Sierra Pettengill | 16 AUG 17

Galleria Raffaela Cortese, Milan, Italy

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 13 FEB 16