Posts Tagged ‘mostra’

Matteo Rubbi – Glorious Guest of the Querini Stampalia Foundation

Monday, June 13th, 2011

2307_copywebViaggio in Italia is a trip the artist undertakes in the Italian provinces—and elsewhere—using only local transit and taking with him only the bare minimum, with no planned route or destination, and which takes shape based on the situations and circumstances he encounters.
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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.
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A Textile Experience

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

phpThumb_generated_thumbnailThe Venice Civic Museums Foundation will host two modern textile shows, as part of its temporary exhibition program, at the Palazzo Mocenigo – Study Center for the ‘700-’900 Textiles and Costume History.
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Anita Sieff – Psyche

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

ca'pesaroIn conjunction with the 54th Venice Biennale, the Museum of Ca ‘Pesaro presents a site-specific project by Anita Sieff at the first floor, hall 10.
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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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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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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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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.
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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.
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