Daily Archives: August 10, 2007

Transmission time @ the Cappella degli Scrovegni

The strangely scientific logo for the Scrovegni museum… It is very hard to look honestly at Giotto’s art after reading Richard Dawkins’ “The God Delusion”. It is not hard to let yourself immerse in the frescos of the Scrovegni chapel … Continue reading

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Postscript to the Rain

Last night it rained for eight seconds, which still briefly emptied the square. One brave couple sat it out. I asked Luca, a waiter, what the problem was. Why were there no umbrellas. “We don’t have a licence. And to … Continue reading

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