Archive for October, 2014

Little Big Things – Masterpieces from the Storp collection

Friday, October 17th, 2014

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Continue in Venice, by the renovated Palazzo Mocenigo Museum – Study centre of History of costume and tissues- ,the new proposal for a museum about the history of perfume and essences. The long-term project of Civic Museum Fundation of Venice, exhibit until January 6, 2015Little Big Things –the Storp’s Masterpiece Collection,
an incredible selection of over two hundred original vials and containers for perfumes, ancient and modern, all rare and from the collection Storp.

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Hiroshige. From Edo to Kyoto: famous views of Japan

Saturday, October 4th, 2014

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By September 20th at the Museum of Palazzo Grimani in Santa Maria Formosa is exceptionally exposed the entire corpus of polychrome woodblock prints of Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), one of the greatest protagonists of the Japanese art of all time.
At the end of the 19th century his art fascinated and conquered Europe and its artists, including Van Gogh, who replied two of his operas with oil technique.
The exhibition offers the most famous and beloved images of the great interpreter, undisputed master of the landscape, called the “poet of nature“.

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