Archive for March, 2011

At Correr Museum, the exhibition, the Hope of Venice – The Unification of Italy (1859 – 1866)

Monday, March 28th, 2011

appiani,Venezia che speraThe Correr Museum of Venice, for the celebration of the 150th Birthday of the Unification of Italy, hosts the exhibition “Venezia che spera – L’unione all’Italia (1859-1866)”.
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Venice International Boat Show 2011

Monday, March 28th, 2011

veneziaThe Venice International Boat Show 2011 celebrates its 10th edition and changes format.
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The Maddalena at Ca’ D’oro

Monday, March 28th, 2011

13253351_giorgione-gi-ponti-alla-galleria-franchetti-1The Venetian Gothic style is Byzantine in appearance. On the Ca’ d’Oro’s ground floor a recessed colonnaded loggia gives access to the entrance hall (portego de mezo) directly from the canal.
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68th Venice Film Festival

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Venice-Film-Festival-As a city becomes pink for the cycling Giro d’Italia, this year the Lido of Venice will become a big cinema.
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Tuesdays at the Avogaria Theatre

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

il_carnevale_al_teatro_a_l_avogariaContinue the “Tuesdays at the Avogaria”, season of new proposals about contemporary dramaturgy at the homonymous Venetian theatre, Dorsoduro 1617/A, organised by the Associazione Teatro a l’Avogaria & Scuola Giovanni Poli, in collaboration with l’Associazione Monimoteatri.
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Italy: Biennale 150: 116 all the posters……

Monday, March 21st, 2011

ca-giustinian-03Until May 20, 2011 at the headquarters of the Venice Biennale Ca’ Giustinian the exhibition Italy: 150 / Biennale: 116. All the posters of 116 years of life on display.
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Sant’Apollonia Cloister : URBIS painting and architecture in modern times.

Monday, March 21st, 2011

art_2776_XLThe ex Benedictine Monastery of Sant’Appollonia, which was built between the 12th and 13th centuries, became the domicile to the head of the clergy of the Cappella Ducale of Saint Marks Cathedral, the primicerio, in 1473.
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Old Fotographies of Venice

Monday, March 21st, 2011

6829651Photography in Venice at dawn of Italy unification. The city and the events in the period between the experience of the Manin’s Republic and the coronation of patriotic dreams. The exhibition includes works of original and different artists, projection glasses and stereogram, machines of the XIXth century for the vision, and an optic camera for daguerreotypes.
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The White Gold – Porcelain Collection at the Querini Stampalia di Venezia

Monday, March 21st, 2011

porcellane_04Statues, cups and little plates, tea, coffee and chocolate services from the Eighteenth to the Nineteenth Century, hatching the “perfume of a past period”, rebuild the taste of the world that has thought and produced them, making you enjoy the magic of a time, now far away.
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“Firma” by Janez Janša, Janez Janša and Janez Janša.

Monday, March 21st, 2011

e_0836_04Project of the Slovene collective with the title “Firma” (in italian: “signature”). The authors, following strictly the apposite bureaucratic practices, in 2007 have changed their own names in the one of the prime minister of Slovenia Janez Jansa. From that moment all their works, all their private and public business, have been signed and conducted with this name. The exhibition is focused on the paternity concept of the authors.
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