Category Archive: Florence

Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci in Prato launches its new museum space: free Grand Opening October 16th 2016

The revamped Centro per l’Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci in Prato reopens today after the long renovation works that have massively transformed the exhibition center. Dutch architect Maurice Nio’s design has created an extension… Continue reading

Palazzo Strozzi in Florence launches the first Italian retrospective of Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei – Ai Weiwei. Libero 23th September 2016 22nd January 2017

Ai Weiwei. Libero, the first Italian comprehensive retrospective of the iconic Chinese artist, will open to the public at Palazzo Strozzi in Florence this Friday 23rd September 2016. The show is curated by… Continue reading

Firenze come Londra: il Cimitero degli Inglesi ospita Trame di Poesia per il Chelsea Fringe Festival 2016

Trame di Poesia è un intervento artistico e poetico concepito per costruire un intenso legame simbolico con lo spazio monumentale che lo accoglie, usando la metafora del filo per tessere un dialogo profondo… Continue reading

Trame di Poesia for Chelsea Fringe Festival Firenze – Friday 27 May 2016

Trame di Poesia – Threads of Poetry Reclaiming an urban island of art and greenery in the heart of Florence Trame di Poesia – Threads of Poetry, launching tonight in Florence,  brings together… Continue reading

Last chance to see Antony Gormely’s life sized sculptures at Forte Belvedere in Florence

Antony Gormley’s ‘Human’ is  on show at the Forte di Belvedere in Florence until tomorrow September 27, 2015. Visitors have one more sunny weekend to wander freely about the premises of the 1590’s Florentine… Continue reading

The avant-garde of contemporary garden design premières in the heart of Tuscany

A forward-looking show of contemporary gardens has been launched earlier at the end of June in Chianciano Terme, one the most renowned thermal resort in Tuscany. The hill-top town, characterized by its distinctive landscapes… Continue reading

Terme di Chianciano Garden Festival: do you have the stylish festival look?

Time is running out for the international Open Call for applications seeking proposals for the design of 8 temporary creative gardens, as the closing date is this today Sunday 26th April. The selected gardens will be… Continue reading

Camille Henrot – 55th Venice Art Biennale silver lion winner – on show at Gucci Museo in Florence

Gucci Museo, whose doors opened in Florence in September 2011 at the renovated 14th century Palazzo della Mercanzia in Piazza della Signoria, on October 3rd  earlier this month has launched a new show featuring the multi-award winner… Continue reading

Museo 900 in Florence: free entrance on Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 June 2014

The Museo 900, that has been launched in Florence only last Tuesday 24th June, is opening for a weekend of free visits today 28 June and tomorrow Sunday 29. This museum was first conceived… Continue reading

Trending at 86th Pitti Immagine in Florence (Art-wise): Italian susperstar artist Francesco Vezzoli on show at 3 house-museums

Internationally recognised as one of the leading Italian artists of his generation, Francesco Vezzoli is featuring in Vezzoli Primavera – Estate, a solo show that premiered on the opening day of the 86… Continue reading