The ‘G7 of Art’ in Santa Croce

Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence, Italy Seven established artists, most of whom received the Lorenzo il Magnifico Award during the past editions of the Florence Biennale, are going to exhibit their works in the crypt of the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence. Within the framework of this contemporary art exhibition they virtually represent the seven…

Alhambra

Alhambra

Juan Hita Bueno – Invited art historian and photographer Friday, 23 October – h 3.00 / 3.30 pm Fortezza da Basso, Spadolini Pavilion, Theatre Area   Art historian and self-taught photographer, for more than a decade Juan Hita Bueno has set his eyes and camera on the Alhambra, the best preserved and most important architecture of…

Luciano Caruso e il suo archivio

Luciano Caruso and his Archive

Luciano Caruso and his archive, comparing experiences and considerations Curated by Sonia Puccetti Caruso Tuesday, 20 October – h 5.00 pm / 7.00 pm Fortezza da Basso, Spadolini Pavilion, Theatre Area   The biographical and artistic path of Luciano Caruso runs across two cities – Naples, where he grew up, and Florence, where he settled in 1976.…

Renascent Creativity

Conference ELIA: Renascent Creativity

RENASCENT CREATIVITY: Towards a European path in Arts and Cultural Education Saturday, 17 October – h 3.00 pm / 6.30 pm Fortezza da Basso, Spadolini Pavilion, Theatre Area   Organised by the Salone dell’Arte e del Restauro di Firenze in collaboration with the European League of Institutes of the Arts (ELIA), this event brings to the fore creativity…

The Florence Art and Restoration Fair

  Contemporary Art will be present at Salone dell’Arte e del Restauro di Firenze (The Florence Art and Restoration Fair) from 13th to 15th November at the Fortezza da Basso with an exhibition entitled The Temple of Contemporary Art – Research, testing and technique in the production of contemporary art, a polythematic event curated by…

The Laws of Perspective

  When we talk about Tuscany it is natural to think of artists and famous figures of past ages who were born between Florence and the Chianti hills where the waters of the Arno river sinuously flow. It is on one of these hills that Villa Artimino arises, historically known as La Ferdinanda because it…

Small Wonders, Piccole Meraviglie II ed.

Juried exhibition at LINEA Spazio Arte Contemporanea where artists from around the world challenge each other, with only one rule: small dimensions! Spazio LINEA organizes this exhibition in collaboration with the Florence Biennale and Telethon Foundation where a portion of the proceeds will go to fund research of rare genetic diseases. A jury panel composed…