Fashion and the Arts –
Essential Italian Vocabulary
When talking about artistic life and experiences in Italy, one can refer to Renaissance artists, literature, opera, and even modern fashion.
All the players of these trades are considered artists in their own right, and their names are well-known in Italy and abroad: Dante, Da Vinci, Michelangelo, Puccini, Verdi, Armani, Gucci, Botticelli, Boccaccio, and Versace, among many others.
Here are some terms you will come across when dealing with Italian art forms, both modern and historical.
Slang/Commonly Used Expressions:
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