Beautiful Venice, Beautiful Book

Beautiful Venice, Beautiful Book

During the Renaissance, Venice was a center for creating many beautiful things including books. Libraries were filled with volumes covered in superb gilt-edged vellum. Of course during this time Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese, Palladio and others were creating a few masterpieces of their own. Fast forward to 1966 where devastating floods destroyed art, architecture and yes, some very special...
Saving Venice One Masterpiece at a Time

Saving Venice One Masterpiece at a Time

Anyone who knows me well, knows how I love Italy. It affects the way I live, the food I eat, and obviously is my destination of choice. And while I adore nearly every corner of that history-laden country, it is Venice that steals my heart. I am honored to serve as the new Chairman of Save Venice Inc., an American non-profit organization that restores art and architecture in Venice,...

White Webb Creates Décor for Save Venice Gala

New York City, September 29, 2006–On November 6, 2006, New York’s Metropolitan Club will become even more spectacular when interior designers, Matthew White and Frank Webb of White Webb, festoon the ballroom with their signature style. The event, set on the theme of “A Grand Tour”, will benefit Save Venice in their unprecedented 40 year effort to restore the art and monuments of the world’s most beloved and fragile...