Welcome back Marina Abramović!

Welcome back Marina Abramović!   It’s the Marina’s week here in Florence! On the occasion of the first Italian retrospective at Palazzo Strozzi, curated by the director Arturo Galansino, Marina Abramović is back in the city and Florence Biennale is glad to welcome her (again) during the preview of the exhibition Thursday the 20th of…

The Theme of the XIIth Florence Biennale 2019

Florence Biennale is pleased to announce the theme of the XIIth edition:   ARS ET INGENIUM Toward Leonardo da Vinci’s Legacy of Similitude and Invention   After the success of the XIth Florence Biennale 2017 (460 participating artists from over 70 countries) the XIIth edition of Florence Biennale will take place from October 18 to 27, 2019 at the Spadolini Pavilion, Fortezza…

THE FLORENCE PROJECT

THE FLORENCE PROJECT Puebla, Mexico November/December 2018   The Florence Project is the brainchild of Karen J. Sander, a Colombian / American artist who participated in the XI Florence Biennale. Karen is the “mind” behind the conformation of the group of 25 artists from Latin America and Hispanic America that met in October of 2017…

Pasquale Celona. La luce oltre

Pasquale Celona. La luce oltre   Meanwhile the exhibition “Henri Cartier-Bresson. In America”, from 16 June to 16 August 2018, will be presented the exhibition “Pasquale Celona. The light beyond”, curated by Maurizio Vanni, at Lu.C.C.A. Lounge & Underground. Furthermore, on Saturday 23 June at 17:00, there will be a meeting with the artist.   Artist Bio…

Second Skin, the project by Zed1 during the 82° Mostra dell’Artigianato

Second Skin, the project by Zed1 during the 82° Mostra dell’Artigianato   Saturday 21st April, during the inauguration of Art can change the world, the art exhibition curated by Florence Biennale in collaboration with Street Levels Gallery, the Municipality of Florence and Firenze Fiera on the occasion of the 82° Mostra dell’Artigianato, it was presented Second Skin, a street art project…

Technology and beauty: interactive jewels to overcome deafness

Technology and beauty: interactive jewels to overcome deafness During the XI Florence Biennale was presented “Quietude”, a project by The University of Siena. Technology and beauty are combined to create interactive jewels for overcoming deafness. “Having a disability should not be an impediment to feeling beautiful and desired” said Patrizia Marti, professor of the University…