Modigliani and the Montparnasse Adventure
On 22 January 1920 Amedeo Modigliani was taken, unconscious, to the Hôpital de la Charité in Paris and died there two days later at the age of only 36, struck down by the then incurable disease of tubercular meningitis that he had miraculously managed to survive twenty years earlier.
Amulets and jewellery in the Ancient Basilicata
AMBER'S CHARM - From 2005 December 2 to 2006 March 15 there's in Potenza near Museo Archeologico Nazionale della Basilicata “Dinu Adamesteanu” the exhibition of amber's Amulets and jewellery.
Matera and its district
Matera, capital of the province since 1926, will astonish any visitor with its extraordinary past full of history, art, culture and wise saying. The ditched villages of the Murgia Plateau and its archeological heritage witness the permanent presence of mankind from the Stone Age up to present times.