The names of the awarded artists 2017

The closure of the eleventh edition of the exhibition of contemporary art at the Fortezza da Basso. With the awards ceremony of the winning artists in the various categories, the eleventh edition of Florence Biennale – International exhibition of contemporary art in Florence – was concluded. More than 1,300 works in exhibition, made by 462…

The Events Calendar

Friday, 6 October 11:00 – 13:00 hrs – Preview for the Press. 16:45 hrs – Performance of the Flag Wavers and Musicians of the Signoria of Florence, (outside Spadolini Pavilion) 17:00 hrs – Inauguration, greetings, and opening to the public. 19:00 hrs – Performances: Giovanni Vetere, Trame a Pois, Rada Yakova, elEctROS   Saturday, 7 October 12:00 hrs…

Summer Break

Florence Biennale offices will be closed from the 14 to the 18 of August, 2017 for summer break. We will reopen on Monday, 21 of August, 2017. The Florence Biennale Board and staff wish you all a great summer holiday!

Application deadline extended

Deadline for selections extended to 15 June 2017 Owing to the many applications received, the organisers of the biennial have extended the registration deadline to 15 June 2017 and widened the exhibition space range by offering a limited number of 1 meter exhibition spaces (wall panel or floor area). Artists interested in submitting their application to the…

Unveiled the graphic design of the XIth Edition

FLORENCE BIENNALE’S GRAPHIC DESIGN FOR THE 2017 EDITION IS THE WINNING PROJECT OF A STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION Two hands give shape to a tree trunk while embracing its green shaded crown: that is the graphic design adopted by the Florence Biennale for their XIth edition, which celebrates twenty years of activity. With that image, which…