Country Life

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An Ancient Roman Villa – A Cultural Ideal of Rural Life Pt 2

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A villa in ancient Roman times was all about the cultural ideal of rural life and in it, surrounded by nature, man could become the master of his own destiny

Villa Capra, 'La Rotunda' by Venetian Architect Andrea Palladio in the Veneto, Italy

Andrea Palladio Architect – In Pursuit of the Perfect House

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Despite evolving societies and technology a villa remains a place where one can dwell “under the tent of heaven”. Is Andrea Palladio’s villa the perfect house?

Art From the Hearth – David Roche’s Cottage Ornée Collection

Art From the Hearth – David Roche’s Cottage Ornée Collection

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Art from the Hearth is a unique exhibition of decorative arts; a stunning array of ceramics, rare objects and art from Adelaide collector David Roche’s kitchen