Bulgari’s Latest High Jewelry Collection Pays Homage to Its Birthplace and Oldest Muse: Rome

Since its beginnings as a modest family business ca. 1884, when silversmith Sotirio Bulgari first set up shop in Rome, Bulgari—the Italian jewelry, watches, and luxury goods company.—has come a long way. But it has never lost sight of its roots. “Rome is Bulgari’s home and its first source of inspiration,” said CEO Jean-Christophe Babin. … Read more

In Milan, Maurizio Cattelan Ruminates on Death With an Installation in a Crematorium and a Shocking New Self-Portrait

The Italian maverick artist Maurizio Cattelan is not afraid of death. In fact, the ultimate ending is the subject of the artist’s two new shows in Milan. Perhaps counterintuitively, Cattelan hopes these projects will shed light on how to live with pain and trauma in times of turmoil. “These two works might not be explicitly … Read more