The Jubilee of the church of San Biagio
This year is the celebration of the Temple of San Biagio, one of the most representative Renaissance churches in Italy. The temple was built from April 23, 1518, by Antonio da Sangallo il Vecchio, but there is a history about a miracle.
The story tells that a farmer with two young ladies on April 23 1518 passed in front the church where there was a painting with the Virgin Maria, and they saw the eyes of the Maria moving as she was alive. Toto, for the rest of his life was devoted to S, Maria and collected money to build the church.
The painting is still in the church and it is considered miraculous. The celebration start on February 3rd with (religious) mass and a concert of ancient music and will go on all year round.
In march, from the 18th to the 24th, the church will host di Pendulum of Foucault.
There is also a strong interest of the University of Harvard , infect in 2014 they asked to Renzo Piano to redesign the entrance square of the museum, and he designed the new piazza, known today as the Calderwood Courtyard, on the idea of the facade of the canon’s house of the 16th-century church of San Biagio in Montepulciano, Italy.
Several events, lectures will be organized at the museum of Harvard University.