Archive for August, 2010

3 Days around San Samuele In September

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

0esterno beauty 001Art, Design, Antique Trade and Handicraft around San Samuele First edition. On September 2nd, 3rd and 4th 2010, the Quartier of San Samuele is characterized every day more in its specific part of “Island” of the Art in Venice, with the offer to the public of an articolated “catalogue of Art Gallery, antique trade, design and handicraft. some of the places will be open until 11:00 pm.
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Exhibition le Arti di Piranesi Architetto, incisore, antiquario, vedutista, designer.

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

9abf83521a7b73d459eb63db1da8dfbbOn show works of the great eighteenth century Venetian artist Giambattista Piranesi as presentation of many of his arts: architect, antiquarian, archaeologist, engraver, designer and taste creator.
Along with the 250 original prints there are reproductions of many of the objects projected and never created by G. Piranesi such as a vase, a candelabrum, a teapot, a chair, two tripods, an altar and a marvellous chimney.
There will also be the 3d simulation of “Carceri d’Invenzione”, a model made by De Lucchi of the Basilica di Santa Maria del Priorato in Rome (the only construction Piranesi created in his life) and 3D views of Rome by Gabriele Basilico, that are the photographer’s tribute to the great master.
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Ca’ Zenobio a door to the Orient in the centre of Venice.

Monday, August 23rd, 2010

r_164_3_big_1In Ca’ Zenobio, this splendid baroque Palace, where is located the “Collegio Armeno” (Armenian Boarding School) of Venice. Under the drive of the young Vartan Karapetian a new office will open on September 03rd 2010.
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“LidoMusicAgosto”, four concerts in the San Nicolò Cloister.

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

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Dedicated this year to “Celebrations, anniversaries, storical and artistical memories”, is coming back for the third consecutive year,from August 21st at 08:30 pm, in the San Nicolò Cloister in the Venice Lido, the festival “LidoMusicAgosto”,
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The best japanese grafics at the Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation.

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

GraficagiapponeseAt the Foundation Bevilacqua La Masa of Venice, from August 28th to October 17th, it will be possible to visit an exhibition centred on the japanese grafics with a selection of one hundred posters by the best artists from the last decade.
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Signum Foundation at Palazzo Dona’

Friday, August 13th, 2010

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Since 2009, at the cultural map of Venice has been added a new reference : Palazzo Donà in Campo San Polo, centre of the polish foundation “Signum Foundation”. In Poland, created in 2002 by Jarosław and Hanna Przyborowski, the foundation does charity for poor children with the help of some artists  and try to educate in all over the country. Palazzo Donà is the first permanent exhibition centre in Europe.
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Venice lifts up its palaces to save them from the high water.

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

767554Venice lifts up its palaces to save them from the high water.

The project thought by the companies Soles and Mattioli and presented in the municipality.

The ex mayor of Venice Massimo Cacciari remind that “It’s not applicable for the entire city, only for some monuments”.
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OPEN STUDIOS

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

1280314943bIvana Bukovac, Antonio Cataldo, T-Yong Chung, Nicolò Degiorgis, Roberto De Pol, Francesco Fonassi, Alessandro Laita e Chiaralice Rizzi, Diego Marcon, Caterina Rossato, Giulio Squillacciotti, Sara Francesca Tirelli, Unità di Crisi.

For over a century, the Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation has been pursuing the goal of its founder, Duchess Felicita Bevilacqua, who dedicated her home, Ca’ Pesaro, to the cause of promoting the work of young artists in Venice.

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A Ballad of the Flooded Museum

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

a-ballad-of-the-flooded-museum-mThe Bevilacqua La Masa Foundation is happy to announce A Ballad of the Flooded Museum, a solo exhibition of Italian artists Hilario Isola and Matteo Norzi, curated by Paola Nicolin. The exhibition will open to the public on August 26th 2010 during the inauguration of the 12th International Architecture Exhibition in Venice.
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Huang Kehua “The magic eye of Nature”

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

caleidoscopio1Until August 30th 2010 2010
Biblioteca Marciana

In the Biblioteca Marciana you will be able to see a personal exhibition of Huang Kehua, very famous chinese photographer, called ” The magic eye of Nature”, organised by the I.N.A.C. (the National Istitute of Contemporary Art) and cured by Vincenzo Sanfo.
The exhibition will be integrated in the round of the Museums of Piazza San Marco.
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