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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A #mustsee ! Catch it before it ends⚡️
From September 21st 2017 to January 21st 2018 Palazzo Strozzi will be hosting The Cinquecento in Florence. From Michelangelo and Pontormo to Giambologna, a spectacular exhibition devoted to the art of the 16th century in Florence showcasing over seventy works of art by artists such as Michelangelo, Bronzino, Giorgio Vasari, Rosso Fiorentino, Pontormo, Santi di Tito, Giambologna and Bartolomeo Ammannati. Truly amazing.
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Magic from our rooftop terrace.
Photo credits @talianomarta_ph
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