Monthly Archives: October 2013

Palazzo Strozzi: “The Russian Avant-garde, Siberia, and the East”

What's the connection between icy Russia and the East? Up until yesterday I would have said "nothing". But, after going to the new exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi, I would answer this simple question with: endless connections! Through January 19, 2014 you can enjoy the new exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi "The Russian Avant-garde, Siberia and the East". Works by the great painter Kandinsky are juxtaposed with the masterpieces of other painters, such as Malevich, Filonov, and Goncharova, who may be

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International Contemporary Art: THE NEW FLORENCE BIENNALE

Florence opens its doors once again to international contemporary art for the Biennale that has been bringing in artists from around the world every two years since 1997. Once again this year. its primary location will be at the Fortezza da Basso, a hop and a skip from our hotel (go by foot!). The Biennale is slated from November 30 to December 8, 2013. "Newness" is one of the ninth Biennale's core themes, so much so that it has been christened "THE NEW FLORENCE BIENNALE". It is to the new

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Our #rooftop #pool is open! 🌊 Time to sunbathe and swim on top of Florence 🤩 ...

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Chef Tommaso Calonaci and Sous Chef Matilde Morandi present their creation: roasted potato cream with dehydrated olives, yogurt powder and fried rosemary, at Botanica - Villa Caruso, today.
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From Friday to Sunday, Piazzale Michelangelo will host the ultimate event for gelato lovers: il festival del gelato! 🍦 Masters of the art of gelato making will present their signature flavors and some special creations to a jury... and to whoever wants to pass by for a taste of heaven ! 😍🍨🤩🍧
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