Civita di Bagnoregio, Umbria

View from the belvedere in Bagnoregio On an overcast day, a snow-white mist envelops the valley, rising up to the till of the Calanchi, covering the tufa base of the hill that sustains this medieval fort; and Civita hangs suspended Read More …

 

An Italian Facade

Il muro elegante A plain façade, an unadorned wall, an eclectic fenestration of odd-sized windows and doors; spurious slots punctuate this curtain wall of large sized blocks of brick. The blocks look like enlarged sponges that would decorate a seabed. Read More …