I spent some of 2015 and most of 2016 living in Rome where I was making television with Sky Arte Italia, writing, and occasionally giving expert art tours throughout Italy for like fellow art lovers. From following in the footsteps of Caravaggio in Rome, to contemporary art studios just outside Florence, to hidden treasures in the Venetian lagoons, I am always seeking out new art destinations.

I love building a network of like minded art pilgrims. I still occasional lead tours in London which are custom designed and unique. To receive more information please visit Art History UK, an utterly brilliant and passionate company I am proud to work with.

Below I share some extracts of ongoing writing on Italian culture and recent art pilgrimages.


Caravaggio Origins

By |April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Expert Guide|

In my journey into the world of Baroque (see Baroque and Roll article) I had a soft landing with Caravaggio. I was already a devotee and now, by virtue of living in Rome amidst churches [...]

Baroque and Roll

By |April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Expert Guide|

When we think of Rome it’s most likely ancient ruins of the empire or the High Renaissance in full swing at the Vatican with Michelangelo that come to mind. But the overwhelming visual style of [...]