Posts Tagged ‘exhibition’

The Olivetti Showroom in Venice

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

0aaolivenezOlivetti Showroom in Saint Mark Square houses the FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano, the National Trust for Italy.
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Julian Schnabel. Permanently becoming and the Architecture of seeing – Museo Correr

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Schnabel5-155x110From 4 June to 27 November 2011 the Museo Correr in Venice is staging a major exhibition dedicated to Julian Schnabel, the famed New York artist and eclectic creative spirit.
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The World Belongs to You. François Pinault.

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

imagesThe French billionaire François Pinault has appointed Caroline Bourgeois as the curator of this exhibition, which was conceived to coincide with the exhibition In Praise of Doubt at Punta della Dogana, and presents another re-assessment of the traditional limits of the geography of art, and how we relate to others and the world.
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Venice and the Plague: Letters, records and faiths of health offices

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

03080435The Black Death reached the shores of Europe in 1348, carried there on merchant ships on the backs of rats stowed away as cargo amongst the spices destined for the European market.
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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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Poetry in Venice: Rotelli and the vivid energy of creating

Monday, March 14th, 2011

rotelli2Poetry as the raw material of his artistic language: words spoken, written, played musically, designed by the great interpreters of the 20th century, form the alphabet of his works. Marco Nereo Rotelli gives a voice to the interpreters of written lyrics, by means of a succession of works ranging from painting to sculpture, installations and video.
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Ca’ Rezzonico – Museum of the 18th century art

Monday, March 14th, 2011

ca-rezzonicoThe visit to the Museum Collection proper begins at Giorgio Massari’s large ceremonial staircase on the side of the palace opposite the Grand Canal near the new Hotel Palazzo Stern**** .
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Visit at Palazzo Mocenigo

Monday, March 14th, 2011

palazzo-mocenigoThe palazzo was the residence from the 17th century of the San Stae branch of the Mocenigo family, one of the most important families of the Venetian patriciate, seven members of which became doges between 1414 and 1778.
It is a large building of gothic origin extensively rebuilt at the beginning of the 17th century, when it attained its present appearance.
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Hieronymus Bosch

Monday, March 14th, 2011

521px-Palazzo-Grimani-2After having hosted three magnificent masterpieces by Giorgione, the splendid halls of Palazzo Grimani, which today number among Venice’s most evocative exposition spaces, will now display, until March 20th, three works by another great protagonist of the Renaissance art: the Flemish artist Hieronymus Bosch.
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Exhibition Titina Rota at San Giorgio

Friday, November 5th, 2010

titina-rota-veneziaUntil December 31st 2010, the exhibition areas of the Nuova Manica Lunga at the Giorgio Cini Foundation will host a show of costume designs by Titina Rota (Milan 1899 – Rome 1978). A stage designer, painter and cousin of the composer Nino Rota, Titina was one of the most interesting figures in 20th-century Italian theatre.
This exhibition focused on her costumes designs for a production of Pelléas et Mélisande will be curated by Maria Ida Biggi.
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