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VENICE BIENNALE 53rd International Art Exhibition.Making Worlds. Open through 22 November.VENICE BIENNALE
53rd International Art Exhibition.
Open through 22 November.
53rd edition of the number one contemporary art event in Italy.
The show, centering on a theme conceived by its director, Daniel Birnbaum, combines two exhibition spaces ...
'Prendergast in Italy' at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection - Oct 10 2009 - Jan 3 2010
For the first time in Italy, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection pays tribute to the American artist Maurice Prendergast (St. John’s, Canada, 1858 – New York, USA, 1924) hosting the exhibition “Prendergast in Italy” (October 10, 2009 – January 3, 2010).
Maurice Prendergast spent his youth in Bosto ...
Gardenal. Travel Stories, City Projects. Open until 10 May.
A solo show of the Mestre artist whose career spans over thirty years, on view in the exhibition halls on the museum’s ground and first floors (Hall 10) and presenting some sixty works including paintings, installations, performance art and public art projects, all produced in the last ten years. Or ...
Nigra sum sed formosa. Religion and Beauty in Christian Ethiopia. Open until 10 May 2009.
First sizable Italian exhibition dedicated to one of the oldest Christian civilizations in Africa.
The show, presented as an organic and fascinating story, revolves around a few historical personalities, including the celebrated Queen of Sheba – who was the inspiration for the famous verse Nigra ...
Carlo Cardazzo. A New Vision of Art. Extended through 1 March 2009
A New Vision of Art.
Exhibition dedicated to the Venetian patron of the arts, collector, publisher and gallery owner who was one of the leading figures in the history of Italian art, reconstructing his collection which in the 1930s and 1940s was considered to be among the most i ...
DEPERO. Works from the Fedrizzi Collection. Open through 1 March 2009.
Show presented by the Venice Civic Museums as part of the 100th anniversary celebrations of Futurism, offering for the first time the complete precious collection of the Fedrizzi Collection dedicated to Fortunato Depuro (1892-1960).
On view are over eighty works produced from 1914 to 1956, includi ...
GEORGE BARBIER 1882-1932. The Birth of Art Deco.
Open through 5 January 2009.
First ever exhibition dedicated to the illustrator, decorator, theater costume and fashion designer, and famous exponent of French Art Deco. Over two hundred works, including paintings, drawings, articles, pochoir, photographs, books, manuscripts and films – coming from ...
18th Century Images from the Rava' Estate.
Publications, books and engravings.
On view on the second floor of the museum is a display of works from the collection of Aldo Ravŕ (1879 -1923), Venetian collector and scholar of 18th-century art and literature. Curated by Piero Correr.
Napoleonic Wing, St. Mark’ ...
DEPERO. Works from the Fedrizzi Collection.
Open through 1 March 2009.
Show presented by the Venice Civic Museums as part of the 100th anniversary celebrations of Futurism, offering for the first time the complete precious collection of the Fedrizzi Collection dedicated to Fortunato Depero (1892-1960).
On view are over eighty works produced ...
Carlo Cardazzo: A New Vision of Art.
Carlo Cardazzo: A New Vision of Art.
Guggenheim Collection, 31 October 2008 – 9 February 2009.
Exhibition dedicated to the Venetian patron-of-the-arts, collector, publisher and gallery owner, one of the leading figures in the history of Italian art.
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Genji Monogatari - The resplendent prince in the collection of the Oriental Art Museum of Venice - through 9 November
Genji Monogatari - The resplendent prince in the collection of the Oriental Art Museum of Venice
â€śGenji Monogatariâ€ť is the first novel in history. The venetian museum celebrates it with an exhibition of over 40 works from its collection (usually not on display), including paintings, p ...
Genuine, Fake and Recovered: 60 years of activity of the Italian Customs Corps protecting culture and art in the Veneto - Ca' Foscari until 7 September
Genuine, Fake and Recovered: 60 years of activity of the Italian Customs Corps protecting culture and art in the Veneto - Ca' Foscari until 7 SeptemberPALAZZO GIUSTINIAN DEI VESCOVI
Organized by the Venetian university in collaboration with the Venetian branch of the customs and revenue po ...
Fondazione Cini, from September, 10th: Japan. Genji. The essence of beauty: art exhibition and meeting
From September, 10 Fondazione Giorgio Cini will present two international events related to Japanese art and culture.From September, 10 to November, 2 a graphic art exhibition will take place in San Giorgio Maggiore Island, titled: TDC2008 New Graphic Design Japan.
September, 1 ...
International Exhibition of Architecture 14 September to 23 November 2008.
International Exhibition of Architecture.
Out There: Architecture Beyond Building.
Biennale Gardens and Arsenale:
14 September to 23 November 2008.
Eleventh edition of the important bi-annual exhibition dedicated to architecture and, specifically, to contemporary design an ...
Michele Marieschi: Engraved City Views - through 22 September 2008
Michele Marieschi (1710-1743). Engraved City Views.
Engravings from the rich treasures that make up the Correr Museum’s collection of prints and drawings by one of the prime Venetian vedutisti (cityscape painters) and paesaggisti (landscape painters) of the Settecento.
Specifically, the offers ...
Coming of Age. American Art From 1850 to 1950, June 28th through Oct 12th 2008 - Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Coming of Age. American Art From 1850 to 1950.
Open to the public, Sat. 28 June through 12 October 2008.
Shown already in the United States and Britain, this exhibition of over seventy paintings and sculptures examines a century of American art and illustrates the evolution of American art as ...
The Macchiaioli: masterpieces from the Mario Taragoni Collection
THE MACCHIAIOLI: MASTERPIECES FROM THE MARIO TARAGONI COLLECTION.
Opening to 27 July.
The exhibition puts on display for the first time the prestigious collection of 19th-century Tuscan paintings, assembled thanks to the passion and critical spirit of the famous Genovese collector Mario Tar ...
ACCADEMIA GALLERIES: LATE TITIAN AND SENSUALITY IN PAINTING Open through 20 April 2008
LATE TITIAN AND SENSUALITY IN PAINTING.
Open through 20 April 2008.
Arriving in Venice following its great success in Vienna is the exhibition dedicated to the 16th-century great Veneto artist’s last years. Product of the a collaboration between the Kunsthistorisches Museum and the Special Venet ...
Venice and the Islamic World 828-1797
Venice and the Islamic World 828-1797.
Until 25 November 2007.
This important exhibition explores the intense and elaborate relationships between the Serenissima Republic and the Muslim world. Paintings, glass, pottery and metal art works, as well as jewelry, textile and prints, illustr ...
Enzo Cucchi, paintings and drawings. Open through 7 October
Over a hundred paintings and drawings coming from important European and American museums in an important retrospective (open to coincide with the Biennale Exhibition) of one of the leading Italian contemporary artists.
Presented by the Venice Civic Museums, the show covers the artist’s career fr ...
Venice Biennale opens to public
The 52nd Venice Biennale, the world's oldest art exhibition, opens to the public in northern Italy.
52nd Venice Biennale launches European contemporary art season
The world's oldest and most prestigious contemporary art fair opens Sunday in Venice, kicking off what promises to be the European art season of the decade as four premier events align in an unusual convergence that is generating extraordinary buzz.
The Theater Mask.
The Theater Mask.
Correr Museum, 2 to 20 February 2007.
Show dedicated to Amleto and Donato Sartori.
Presented by the Venice Biennale.
Venice Biennale, tel. 041.521.87.11.
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EDUARD ANGELI - Venice.
Open through 8 December.
On view are the latest works of the Austrian artist, a leading figure in the contemporary art world and a resident of Venice since 2001.
The solo show offers paintings on rough jute fabrics or on paper, created with coal, chalk and with a meticulous use of color. The subje ...
TINTORETTO’S PARADISE AT DOGE’S PALACE
A Competition for the Doge’s Palace.
Open to the public through 3 December 2006.
The exhibition reconstructs the famous competition called by the old Venetian Serenissima Republic in 1582 for the creation of what would go down in history as the largest canvas in the world: the Great Council Ha ...
Picasso: La Joie de Vivre 1945-1948
Picasso: La Joie de Vivre 1945-1948.
Open to the public to 11 March 2007.
Some 250 works, including paintings, drawings and ceramics, coming mainly from Musée Picasso of Antibes, as well as other important public and private collections, are on display on the second floor of the famous palazzo ...
DEPERO. Works from the Fedrizzi Collection. - Extended through 3 May 2009.
DEPERO. Works from the Fedrizzi Collection
Extended through 3 May 2009.
Show presented by the Venice Civic
Museums as part of the 100th anniversary celebrations o ...
Venice 1915-1918. Images of a City at War. Open to the public through 20 April 2009.
An exhibition marking the 90th anniversary of the end of the Great War, illustrating with paintings, photographs and original documents the situation in the city during the period of conflict. Among the artistic testimonies, some never shown before, are paintings and graphic art works by Guido Marus ...
Zotti at the Correr and Zotti&Students. Open to the public Saturday 10 January to 15 February.
An important exhibition-tribute dedicated to the Trieste-born (but of the Veneto by adoption) artist now arrives in Venice, its natural home port, following two important shows at Slovenian and Croatian museums.
The group of works, most of them unshown before, are mainly from the early thirty year ...