Nonna Carò

Nonna Carò

Devo moltissimo alla nonna Carò, oltre al nome Carolina. Madrina del mio battesimo mi ha guidato per tutta la vita, anche ora mi rivolgo spesso a Lei.  Fisicamente diverse, io ho preso dai Reviglio, nell’animo sono sempre stata affine a Lei fin da piccolina. Il...
From Dream To Reality!

From Dream To Reality!

It seems like only yesterday that we started the task of putting ArtAcadia.org together. With a combination of dedication, technology and passionate perseverance… a platform for Heritage Ambassadors exists. Not only as a comprehensive suite of resources and...
Renaissance Déjà Vu!

Renaissance Déjà Vu!

It’s not by chance that the venue for the very first Heritage Ambassadors networking meeting is Caffe Fiorio in Turin, Italy. This is where Count Cavour and Giuseppe Garibaldi met to discuss the Reunification of Italy. Since it’s our ambition to bring...
Pronti Partenza Via!

Pronti Partenza Via!

On this first day of 2019, the thoughts of 2018 are far from forgotten. What a year it was! Personally I grew in many ways, especially technically. I did not think it would take this long to put ArtAcadia.org together. However, being so close to the development team,...
Setting The Scene For 2019

Setting The Scene For 2019

Sitting quietly in my apartment in Turin, Italy… I’m reflecting on how we stacked the technical building blocks of ArtAcadia.org. Almost two years to the day, my life went off on a controlled tangent towards a terrific tomorrow. A future where we do not...
The Shape Of Heritage To Come!

The Shape Of Heritage To Come!

When we set out to create ArtAcadia.org, we knew that it had to be something different. There is a reason that so many buildings around the world lie derelict. The traditional ways of raising funds for restoration, no longer work. In the words of Albert Einstein,“The...
Drawing Back The Curtain!

Drawing Back The Curtain!

It has been six months since we started the development of ArtAcadia.org and we’re ready to draw back the curtain. A good opportunity to do so was at the annual Salone dell’Arte e del Restauro di Firenze. A notable addition to the event this year is a...
Generating Residual Revenue!

Generating Residual Revenue!

It is clear that traditional ways to raise funds – do not work! Otherwise there would not be so many sad, derelict buildings around the world. Then there is the constant maintenance. Hence, there is a need for some capital, as well as on-going revenue to KEEP...
Creating Synergy & Community!

Creating Synergy & Community!

There are many individuals, organizations and other initiatives, all striving to further their interest in heritage and restoration. However, there is no cohesion. It would be better to orchestrate our efforts and pull in the same direction. Unity is strength. To that...
Taking Our Past Into The Future!

Taking Our Past Into The Future!

My passion for heritage started as a young child, having the good fortune to be born into a family with strong historic roots. An interesting path, going back many centuries, which instilled in me the travel bug going forward. Earlier this year I visited South Africa....