Another Italian region joins IVIPRO

Lazio is now part of the list of Italian regions to be mapped for IVIPRO, together with Piedmont, Apulia, Sardinia, Sicily, Aosta Valley, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Lombardy, Tuscany and Trentino.

The mapping process will be fostered by a collaboration with the local Film Commission. In the picture, the Villa of Marvels (Bomarzo, Viterbo): “The learned Prince of Bomarzo dedicated himself to creating an eccentric ‘wood’ having the blocks of peperino emerging from the ground sculpted into enigmatic figures of monsters, dragons, mythological subjects and exotic animals, a crooked house, a funerary temple, fountains, seats and obelisks with carved mottoes and inscriptions […] a labyrinth of symbols which envelopes anyone who enters” (

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