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Fresco Techniques and History – Workshop

Fresco is an ancient painting technique for the decoration of wall surfaces. Even though some of the earliest frescoes date from 2600 BC, it could be said that fresco painting reached its peak during the Italian Renaissance and Baroque periods.

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The Moving Line: The Dancing Line of Corsiva Romana

“….. If we had examples of the earliest calligraphy (as opposed to formal writing) we would see the evolution of human emotion. Strictly speaking, informal cursive is the only valid written expression of the inner life of a culture. …..

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Turin Educational Consortium:  a new way to experience Italy,  learn its culture and its language Starting in July 2012, the Turin Educational Consortium (TEC), in collaboration with the Jesuit Fathers’ Social Institute of Turin (Italy), offers a brand new opportunity to study