bologna art home

 

Bologna art

This website gives information about Bologna and provides links to other websites that talk about painting and pictures.

 

Click on itineraries and on what to see in Bologna

for the list of the monuments click on itineraries, then on "back to the category"

 

for the list of museums, theatres, churches etc.

click on "what to see"

 

Bologna Art paintings on exposition of a private collection

Images of paintings go to the link IMAGES

 

(there are painters such as Romano Mussolini, Eliano Fantuzzi, Umberto Bastia, etc.)

 

Bologna coat of arms

Bologna

 

Sanctuary of San Luca

Church very famous in Bologna

 

Bologna Towers, these images represent one of the main symbols of the city

Bologna is an historic town and it is very important artistically

 

Bologna's Piazza Maggiore

The center and heart of the city

 

Basilica of Santo Stefano

Basilica of Santo Stefano in Bologna. It is known in bologna as the Seven Churches' Basilica because it combines the Romanic, Paleo-Christian, Byzantines, Longobard, Frankish and Ottonian styles.

The monastic order of affiliation refers to the Olivetan Benedictine monks.

 

Opening hours: every day from 9 to 12 am and from 3.30 to 6.30 pm.

During religious functions some spaces are dedicated to prayer. At the moment the Basilica is undergoing renovations

 

Saint Petronio Basilica in Bologna

Main church of Bologna located in the heart of the city

Churches in Bologna are numerous and very important in Italian culture and art

 

Unesco patrimony

 

In Bologna and province has been recognized for the culture of peace:

 

-          SAN LUCA'S BASILICA

-          THE CHURCH OF CASAGLIA IN MARZABOTTO – (THATRE OF THE SLAUGHTER)

-          THA ABBEY OF SAINT CECILIA OF CROARA

-          THE SCULPTURES OF LUIGI ENZO MATTEI

-          THE MUSEUM OF COMMUNICATION "G.PELAGALLI"

-          THE ZECCHINO D'ORO

-          THE CHIUSA OF CASALECCHIO (recently included as the most ancient plumbing system still working)