“embodiments: medicine, metaphor, metaphysics” at la specola

Janice Gordon is a New York City artist working in various media, including sculpture, collage, assemblage and installation. Through the end of the month, her exhibition entitled Embodiments: Medice, Metaphor, Metaphysics can be seen while visiting Florence’s Museum of Natural History Department of Zoology, “La Specola, ” founded in 1775 and the oldest scientific museum in… Read More “embodiments: medicine, metaphor, metaphysics” at la specola

preziosa 2011 contemporary jewelry exhibition and auction in florence

  This year’s Preziosa Contemporary Jewelry exhibition is being held in Florence’s Museo di Storia Naturale di Firenze, Sezione di Zoologia, “La Specola” at Via Romana 17, just down the road from Palazzo Pitti. I went to the conference presentation by of the Japanese artist Mari Ishikawa (b. 1964), who is showcased in the exhibition… Read More preziosa 2011 contemporary jewelry exhibition and auction in florence