Posts Tagged ‘art class’

Biennale on Carnival

Friday, January 22nd, 2010

The Biennale is going on Carnival from the 6th to the 16th of February with an educational program and many initiative dedicated to children, by the Giardini di Sant’ Elena (former pavilion Italy).
The program introduced by the major to the Biennale and the Venetian Marketing Events presidents includes workshops (several meetings for a total duration of three hours) for the schools. Meetings are organized thanks to the assistance of the Biennale operators and about 80 students of the Art Institute.

Mask and costume making, performances, and cinema, everything come with gadgets, sweets and chocolate fountains. Inscribe is easy and moreover free, to book call tel. 0415818828.

The highest point? The program provide a Carnival in the dark for blind children and boys: recognize the art by the sense of touch. An event no to be missed considering that the Biennale is following the path of integration with the city activities, never done before.

Biennale Carnival

New appointment at Punta della Dogana

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Today at Punta della Dogana there will be a class about the operas of Fishli & Weiss (part of “Mapping the Studio” exposition).
This is the first of 30 appointments, one every Wednesday until the 9th June 2010. Today the subject will be “Talk with the opera. Experience the contemporery art”. The lesson (by Angela Vettese) will be organised as in the past: an exchange of ideas about an opera wich is in front of you.

This is mainly addressed to the students of Ca’ Foscari (Venice’s University) and Accademia, but also to any venetian or tourist who want to partecipate. Starting from 18:00 there will be the Happy Hoour at the Museum’s café, until the closing time.

Not every presentation will be at Punta della Dogana, the next one (14th October 2009) will be at Palazzo Grassi.

The aim of this project is to involve the public in the activities of Palazzo Grassi and Punta della Dogana: a new kind of Museum!!!

Punta della dogana

Punta della dogana