Posts Tagged ‘2010’

New Year’s Eve Concert

Friday, November 26th, 2010

capodanno-venezia-2011Daniel Harding will conduct the 2011 New Year’s Concert at Teatro La Fenice.

The concert will be performed three times: Thursday 30th December 2010 at 20.00, Friday 31st December 2010 at 16.00 and, broadcast live by RaiUno, on Saturday 1st January 2011 at 11.15.

BBCC Expo of Venice

Friday, November 26th, 2010

e2422646_venezia_bbcc_expoWith 14 years of dedication to culture, the bbcc Expo of Venice is an ideal and prominent showcase for presenting excellence in the valorisation of the great legacy of cultural estate and activities in Italy and worldwide. For 14 years, the Expo’s showroom has hosted exchanges with some of the most dynamic contributors, helping to  encourage collaboration for the development of distinguished excellence.

Tony Cragg at Ca’ Pesaro

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

tony-cragg-450x359With an itinerary through the three floors of Ca’ Pesaro – from the entrance hall and small room on the ground floor, to the monumental staircase, second floor and façade overlooking the Grand Canal – the exhibition offers forty works of art, in glass, bronze, steel, plastic, wood and stone, but also drawings, preparatory sketches and watercolours, spanning thirty years activity, from the 80s to nowadays, most of which have never been on show in Italy before.

“Alla Deriva” sculture di Justin Peyser

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

peyser-ca-zenobio-veniceFor the Moorat Raphael Armenian College, the show “Adrift” by
American sculptor Justin Peyser is yet another affirmation of the breadth of culture that we seek to offer in our artistic programming at Ca’ Zenobio.

Palazzo Grassi: Language and Art – Saying the Unsayable

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

good cunniOn Thursday October 28th 2010 at Palazzo Grassi at 5pm
The cycle Stories of Art continues with a meeting with Michael Cunningham.

CIRCUITO OFF : The Short Film festival

Wednesday, September 1st, 2010

circuito-off5Circuito Off Revolution, is the true title for the 11th Edition of the Festival which, after a history of ten years, makes now a leap forward, with many surprises for its large and loyal audience and two brand new locations in Venice and Lido island. The screenings will take place in two prestigious venues of Ca’ Foscari University: the Auditorium in Campo Santa  Margherita, centre of the young life of the city and place that saw the birth of the Festival, will host the afternoon screenings.

67 International Film Festival

Thursday, August 5th, 2010

67 mostra internazionale del cinema veneziaVenice’s International Film Festival is now a its 67th edition. This year it will be held from the 1st september until the 11th september 2010.  Marco Muller is the director of the event which is organised by la Biennale of Venice.

Cinema at San Polo – 2010

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010

Cinema in Campo San PoloThe 2010 season of “Estate Al Cinema – L’arena dei Festival” in Campo San Polo began few days ago. This is an historical appointment in Venice, the first edition was held more than 30 year ago!!!

This year there will be a selection of 42 movies: a selection of the most important ones of the past season, 4 preview of the next season and, from the 2nd to the 12th September, there will be Esterno Notte (a section of the Venetian Movie Festival).

12th Biennale of Architecture Venice : People Meet In Architecture

Friday, May 14th, 2010

The 12th edition of Biennale of Architecture will begin soon. It will be open from August 29th to November 21st and its vernissage on the 26th,27th and 28th of August at the Giardini, the Arsenal and in many points of the city. Thousand of visitors will be able to admire the projects of architects from all over the world!
The event will be managed by the architect Kazuyo Sejima, the first woman to conduct this international appointment. She just received the prestigious Pritzker Architecture Prize 2010. There will be two main projects within the 12th Exhibition: “Architecture Saturdays” and “Destination Biennale di Venezia. Universities meet in architecture”.

Architecture Saturdays is an initiative organized by the Biennale and consists in a serie of meetings with architects, critics and figures from the world of architecture in Italy and abroad. Thirty-five years after the first architecture exhibition to be held by the Biennale di Venezia. “Architecture Saturdays” intends to explore the history of the exhibitions that have been held since then, inviting the directors of those editions to a meeting with the public. Each Saturday there will be a meeting, moderated not only by the current director, Kazuyo Sejima, but also by each director of the preceding editions of the Exhibition.

With “Destination Biennale di Venezia. Universities meet in architecture”, the Biennale turns to universities and educational institutes, offering a visit to the Exhibition planned and organized by the institutions and representing a significant didactic and training experience.
Architecture Section
Tel: +39 041 5218711
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Ca’ Giustinian, San Marco 1364/A
30124 Venezia

Kazuyo Sejima

Happy Spritz at the Peggy Guggenheim

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

When also aperitif becomes art!!!

Every monday of May comes back the formula “HappySpritz”.

After the big sucess of the last year, comes back at the Collection Guggenheim the rendez-vous with “Happyspritz Guggenheim”, the aperetif “of art” which attracted more than 4 thousand people the past spring, people who wanted to share a moment culturaly stimulating in the garden of Palazzo Venier dei Leoni.

Every monday of May from 07:00pm to 09:30pm, the Peggy’s house will open again its own doors to the young people and not only, for a rendez-vous dedicated to art, music and Spritz the famous venitian drink. The formula doesn’t change: the entrance cost is 7 euro (free only for possessors of the Young Pass, the Guggenheim Membership and the under 26) and offers the possibility to visit the collection and the temporary exposition called “Utopia Matters. From the brotherhoods to the Bauhaus”, with 2 spritz offered and the music of a dj. 
Every monday of May (17, 24, 31), from 07:00pm to 09:30pm at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

Contact: 704 Dorsoduro, I-30123 Venezia
Open daily 10am-6pm (closed Tuesdays and December 25)
tel +39.041.2405411