Posts Tagged ‘art’

Museum of Oriental Art: Japanese flowers and plants in Venice

Tuesday, April 30th, 2013

Ca' Pesaro

We’re not talking about plants and flowers in the strict sense, but porcelain, lacquer ware and decorations! The Oriental Art Museum of Ca’ Pesaro has a new route by the personnel of the Museum itself and with the participation of Ohara Ikebana Study Group of Venice. The title of the exhibition is “Japanese flowers and plants in Venice. A journey through the seasons between porcelain, lacquerware, paintings “.


“The Titian ever seen. La Fuga in Egitto and the great Venetian painting “

Monday, September 17th, 2012

Tiziano_bigUntil the 02nd of December 2012, at the Academy Galleries, everyone will have the opportunity to discover a new side of the painter Titian: the nature, in the biggest example of his masterpiece ” La Fuga in Egitto” .


Artisti in Vetrina 2012

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

artistiinvetrinaWhat a nice new idea: it will be possible to shop Venice in a new way! In 70 shops all over the city center you will have the chance to admire different operas from local and international artistist, just beside the goods that you will (probably!) buy.

This new event, “Artisti in Vetrina 2012“, is promoted by the Deutsch-Italian cultural association, the international group TheSeven, Confesercenti and the city hall administration.


Open 14, the International Exhibition of Sculpture and Installations

Saturday, September 10th, 2011


Begin for the 4th time at Lido, in San Servolo Island, the 14th edition of Open, the International Exhibition of Sculpture and Installations, from 1st of September to the 2nd of October 2011.

TRA – Edge of Becoming at the Museo Fortuny

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

2592-copertina_TRAThe Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia and the Vervoordt Foundation present TRA.EDGE OF BECOMING.

Vertical Seas.

Monday, June 13th, 2011

1306508595bDuring the period of the Biennale a lot of very important and interesting artists are exhibiting at the Giardini, at the Arsenale but also in all the town in different beautiful palaces.

Today we would like to talk about a special Pavilion, the Venice’s one.

The Art Biennale in June 2011

Friday, January 7th, 2011
biennale-fondazione-logoThe President of La Biennale di Venezia, Paolo Baratta, accompanied by the Director of the 54th International Art Exhibition, Bice Curiger, met on October 20th, 2010 the representatives of the participating countries, which for the very first time will include Govern d’Andorra, Saudi Arabia, Kingdom of Bahrain, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Republic of Rwanda, as well as Congo and India, which last participated respectively in 1968 and 1980.


Lee Yong-baek for Korea at the 54th Venice Arts Biennale

Friday, November 26th, 2010

Lee Yong-baekArtist Lee Yong-Baek has been chosen to hold a solo presentation in the Korean Pavilion at the 54th Venice Biennale next year, announced by the Arts Council Korea.

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.

Marco Tirelli at Fortuny’s Palace

Friday, November 5th, 2010

N6T4X2V5W2B7V1A9E9W2X8U6V0G0Z4Already anticipated by some of the artist’s works on display or “scattered” around the first floor, the exhibition covers all the vast space of the Museum’s second and shows large-sized canvases together with sculptures and other smaller sized works conceived by Marco Tirelli (Rome, 1956) especially for the museum.