“SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol” through Jan 10, 2016 in Prato

Synchronicity: Contempory from Lippi to Warhol

SYNCHRONICITY Contemporanei, da Lippi a Warhol

Through January 10, 2016

Palazzo Pretorio – Prato, ITALY

The Palazzo Pretorio Museum in Prato, just outside of Florence is hosting the exhibition, SYNCHRONICITY through January 11, 2016. Curated by Stefano Pezzato and Francesco Procopio, the exhibition includes art works from some of the most significant artists of the 19th and 20th centuries, placed within a historical context alongside works from the museum collection of the Late Gothic and Renaissance artists such as Donatello and Filippo Lippi, creating a “synchronicity” between the past and the present. An innovative selection of over 30 works of contemporary art – with painting, sculptures, photos, videos and installations – are interspersed in the rooms of the renewed Palazzo Pretorio Museum.

Works by: Marina Abramovic, Vito Acconci, Matthew Barney, Vanessa Beecroft, Martha Colburn, Joseph Cornell, Vittorio Corsini, Marcel Duchamp, Sylvie Fleury, Lucio Fontana, Piero Gilardi, Domenico Gnoli, Dan Graham, Yang Jiechang, Joan Jonas, Yves Klein, Eugenio Miccini, Alberto Moretti, Margherita Morgantin, Maria Mulas, Bruce Nauman, Luigi Ontani, Lucy+Jorge Orta, Michelangelo Pistoletto, Robert Rauschenberg, Mimmo Rotella, Santiago Sierra, Keith Sonnier, Daniel Spoerri, Johan Van der Keuken, Andy Warhol, Gilberto Zorio

A detail of one of Warhol's many renditions of Mona Lisa

A detail of one of Warhol’s many renditions of Mona Lisa

Where: Palazzo Pretorio is located in Piazza del Comune, in the historic center of Prato, an easy walk from the station leads to the Serraglio (500 mt), Central Station (1200 m) and links to the main urban and suburban buses.

Open: every day except Tuesday from 10:30am to 6:30pm. The ticket office closes at 6pm.

Tickets: €8, €6 reduced www.palazzopretorio.prato.it
Purchase online at http:// eticket.coopculture.it

Info and reservations: Tel. 0574 1934996
From Monday to Friday from 9 am to 6 pm; Saturdays from 9 am to 2 pm

www.palazzopretorio.prato.it

About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Late Spring & Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, Post-Bac in Studio Art; MFA in Studio Art, MFA in Photography, MFA in Communication Design, Low-Residency MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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