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Arts and Crafts of a Venice that no longer exists

Arts and Crafts of a Venice that no longer exists

With the help of a Venetian doc, we want to retrace the now silent part of the most fascinating city in the world. We want to introduce you to that part of Venice that should not be missed and those silent particularities from the flow of tourism so aggressive that even the Venetians with the […]

Fat Thursday at the Carnival of Venice between news and traditions

Fat Thursday at the Carnival of Venice between news and traditions

Fun and tradition, but also novelty and a touch of “lunar” madness this year for Carnival 2019 with the theme “Blame the moon”. It will be a Thursday full of fat appointments, which will have its focus in the early afternoon with the inevitable choreographic evocation of the Ballad of the Masks with the Cut […]

Venice Carnival 2019

Venice Carnival 2019

Venice – Piazza San Marco opens tomorrow, Saturday 23 February, its large stage dedicated to a space mission to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the lunar landing. The stage was designed by the set designer of the Fenice Massimo Checchetto and with its opening you enter the heart of the Carnival of Venice 2019, after […]

The Venice Naval History Museum reopens

The Venice Naval History Museum reopens

On November 14 the Naval History Museum of Venice was reopened to the public to testify to the commitment of the Italian Navy to protect and enhance the historic buildings of the lagoon city. The ceremony was opened by the Chief of Staff of the Navy, Admiral Valter Girardelli, the Mayor of Venice, Luigi Brugnaro, […]

Venice. The Historical Archive of the Biennal will host the “Palazzo Grassi Fund – 1984-2005”

Venice. The Historical Archive of the Biennal will host the “Palazzo Grassi Fund – 1984-2005”

The Venice Biennal and Palazzo Grassi announce an agreement thanks to which the “Fondo Palazzo Grassi – 1984-2005” is accepted on loan for free use at the Historical Archive of the Biennale. The agreement refers to the original documentation of Palazzo Grassi at the time of FIAT’s management, from 1984 to 2005. The Historical Archive […]

European Day of Jewish Culture in Italy. Stories of the Ghetto of Venice

European Day of Jewish Culture in Italy. Stories of the Ghetto of Venice

Venice – On the occasion of the 19th European Day of Jewish Culture in Italy, which will take place on Sunday 14th October, the Jewish Museum of Venice proposes, in collaboration with various cultural and institutional realities, a rich programme. “This year’s theme is Storytelling – says Michela Zanon, Coopculture Director of the Museum – […]

From Kandinsky to Botero. All in one thread

From Kandinsky to Botero. All in one thread

When Vassily Kandinsky, forerunner and founder of abstract painting, painted Red, Yellow, Blue in 1925, he never imagined that an Italian, in love with contemporary art, would make a tapestry so beautiful that it looked like a painting. The masterpiece of the French-Russian artist is the symbol of the exhibition “From Kandinsky to Botero. All […]

Piuarch in the Italian Pavilion at the Biennale Architettura 2018

Piuarch in the Italian Pavilion at the Biennale Architettura 2018

Piuarch’s Valtellina Diary Store has been selected for “Arcipelago Italia. Projects for the future of the country’s interior territories”, the theme of the project by curator Mario Cucinella for the Italian Pavilion at the 16th International Architecture Exhibition of the Venice Biennale (May 26 – November 25, 2018), promoted by the MiBACT. Italy – A […]

Venice: Vittorio Sgarbi and Salvo Nugnes present the Pro Biennale

Venice: Vittorio Sgarbi and Salvo Nugnes present the Pro Biennale

In Venice from 8 to 29 May a calendar of events celebrates art In 1958 she was born in Ferrara; now in 2018, Venice consecrates the genius of Vittorio Sgarbi on the day of his birthday. May 8 is in fact the date chosen for the vernissage of the exhibition “Pro Biennale” entirely dedicated to […]