Posts Tagged: Uffizi Gallery

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

Vanessa Beecroft

OPEN CALL for Females under 35 for VANESSA BEECROFT Project in Florence this Fall

The 2017 edition of the Firenze Suona Contemporanea Festival is looking for a group of volunteer performers of different ethnicities, females under the age of 35, for a project planned in Florence with artist Vanessa Beecroft.

Vasari Corridor Portrait Collection

Will the Vasari Corridor finally open to the public?

  Will the Vasari Corridor finally open to the public? The Vasari Corridor, a “secret” passageway elevated above the Ponte Vecchio which connects the Palazzo Vecchio with the Palazzo Pitti may become more available to the general public for visits.

Vasari Corridor Portrait Collection

Will the Vasari Corridor finally open to the public?

  Will the Vasari Corridor finally open to the public? The Vasari Corridor, a “secret” passageway elevated above the Ponte Vecchio which connects the Palazzo Vecchio with the Palazzo Pitti may become more available to the general public for visits.

Andy Warhol photographed by Aurelio Amendola

Portraits of Andy Warhol at the Uffizi Gallery through April 10, 2016

  Andy Warhol Photographed by Aurelio Amendola, New York 1977 and 1986 Uffizi Gallery – Florence, Italy Through April 10, 2016 For the first time the Uffizi Gallery is hosting an exhibition dedicated to the King of Pop, Andy Warhol. Inaugurated on March 4th, photographic

Andy Warhol photographed by Aurelio Amendola

Portraits of Andy Warhol at the Uffizi Gallery through April 10, 2016

  Andy Warhol Photographed by Aurelio Amendola, New York 1977 and 1986 Uffizi Gallery – Florence, Italy Through April 10, 2016 For the first time the Uffizi Gallery is hosting an exhibition dedicated to the King of Pop, Andy Warhol. Inaugurated on March 4th, photographic

Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici

Florence thanks Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici with free museums February 18, 2016

On Thursday, February 18, 2016, Florence commemorates Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici, Electress Palatine (11 August 1667 – 18 February 1743), on the anniversary of her death with several initiatives. The city, after all, has a lot to be thankful for

Anna Maria Luisa de' Medici

Florence thanks Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici with free museums February 18, 2016

On Thursday, February 18, 2016, Florence commemorates Anna Maria Luisa de’ Medici, Electress Palatine (11 August 1667 – 18 February 1743), on the anniversary of her death with several initiatives. The city, after all, has a lot to be thankful for

Uffizi

Italy appoints 20 new museum directors including 10 women, 7 foreigners

While many Italians were on holiday last month, the country’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Dario Franceschini, announced the names of new directors to 20 of Italy’s most prestigious museums, posts that were awarded in an international competition opened by

Uffizi

Italy appoints 20 new museum directors including 10 women, 7 foreigners

While many Italians were on holiday last month, the country’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Dario Franceschini, announced the names of new directors to 20 of Italy’s most prestigious museums, posts that were awarded in an international competition opened by

“The Fasting Women, against the mafia” – Photography exhibition opens October 13, 6pm at Uffizi Gallery

LE DONNE DEL DIGIUNO contro la mafia Photographs by FRANCESCO FRANCAVIGLIA October 14 – November 9, 2014 Opening reception: Monday, October 13 at 6pm | Galleria degli Uffizi Sala delle Reali Poste Curated by Tiziana Faraoni Young photographer, Francesco Francaviglia,

“The Fasting Women, against the mafia” – Photography exhibition opens October 13, 6pm at Uffizi Gallery

LE DONNE DEL DIGIUNO contro la mafia Photographs by FRANCESCO FRANCAVIGLIA October 14 – November 9, 2014 Opening reception: Monday, October 13 at 6pm | Galleria degli Uffizi Sala delle Reali Poste Curated by Tiziana Faraoni Young photographer, Francesco Francaviglia,

Jacopo Ligozzi

Jacopo Ligozzi at Pitti Palace Palatine Gallery and Uffizi Gallery through September 28, 2014

Jacopo Ligozzi: Universal Painter Through September 28, 2014 in Florence – ITALY Pitti Palace – Galleria Palatina Uffizi Gallery – Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi The Galleria Palatina in collaboration with the Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi dedicates

Jacopo Ligozzi

Jacopo Ligozzi at Pitti Palace Palatine Gallery and Uffizi Gallery through September 28, 2014

Jacopo Ligozzi: Universal Painter Through September 28, 2014 in Florence – ITALY Pitti Palace – Galleria Palatina Uffizi Gallery – Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi The Galleria Palatina in collaboration with the Gabinetto Disegni e Stampe degli Uffizi dedicates

Uffizi and Palazzo Vecchio at night

Summer night hours at the Uffizi, Accademia, Bargello, and Medici Chapels in Florence

Summer Nights at the Museums This summer in Florence, from the 4th of July until September 30, 2014, the Uffizi Gallery, the Accademia Gallery, the Museum of the Medici Chapels and the National Museum of the Bargello are open special

Uffizi and Palazzo Vecchio at night

Summer night hours at the Uffizi, Accademia, Bargello, and Medici Chapels in Florence

Summer Nights at the Museums This summer in Florence, from the 4th of July until September 30, 2014, the Uffizi Gallery, the Accademia Gallery, the Museum of the Medici Chapels and the National Museum of the Bargello are open special

BILL VIOLA "Self-Portrait, Submerged" 2013, Color High Definition video on plasma display mounted vertically on wall, stereo sound, 121,2 x 72,4 x 9 cm, Photo: Kira Perov

Bill Viola donates new self-portrait to the Uffizi while also exhibiting in Torino and Mantova

BILL VIOLA: Self-Portrait, Submerged Now is a good moment to see the work of Bill Viola around Italy with 3 major events in Torino (Turin), Mantova (Mantua), and here in Florence, where he lived in the 1970s. In the former

BILL VIOLA "Self-Portrait, Submerged" 2013, Color High Definition video on plasma display mounted vertically on wall, stereo sound, 121,2 x 72,4 x 9 cm, Photo: Kira Perov

Bill Viola donates new self-portrait to the Uffizi while also exhibiting in Torino and Mantova

BILL VIOLA: Self-Portrait, Submerged Now is a good moment to see the work of Bill Viola around Italy with 3 major events in Torino (Turin), Mantova (Mantua), and here in Florence, where he lived in the 1970s. In the former

Dietrofront

“DIETROFRONT” at the Uffizi reveals the secret sides of rarely seen paintings from the collection

DIETROFRONT is a unique exhibition of works curated by Giovanna Giusti from the Uffizi’s collection that are usually in storage and rarely seen by the general public. But even more special is the concept of the exhibition, the visitor is

Dietrofront

“DIETROFRONT” at the Uffizi reveals the secret sides of rarely seen paintings from the collection

DIETROFRONT is a unique exhibition of works curated by Giovanna Giusti from the Uffizi’s collection that are usually in storage and rarely seen by the general public. But even more special is the concept of the exhibition, the visitor is

ANDREA DEL CASTAGNO

Free guided tours of the Contini Bonacossi collection at the Uffizi through December 19, 2013

Through December 19, 2013 The Uffizi Gallery is offering free guided tours of the Contini Bonacossi Collection. Usually closed to the public, this is an exceptional opportunity to admire the masterpieces of this extraordinary collection, which has been made possible

ANDREA DEL CASTAGNO

Free guided tours of the Contini Bonacossi collection at the Uffizi through December 19, 2013

Through December 19, 2013 The Uffizi Gallery is offering free guided tours of the Contini Bonacossi Collection. Usually closed to the public, this is an exceptional opportunity to admire the masterpieces of this extraordinary collection, which has been made possible

“A Night at the Museum” and FREE summer evenings at the Accademia Gallery

Special summer openings at the Accademia Gallery in Florence through September 26, 2013: every Tuesday, the Accademia Gallery will be open until 10pm (tickets: €6.50-11). On the last Thursdays of each month (next: August 29 and September 26), the Accademia Gallery

“A Night at the Museum” and FREE summer evenings at the Accademia Gallery

Special summer openings at the Accademia Gallery in Florence through September 26, 2013: every Tuesday, the Accademia Gallery will be open until 10pm (tickets: €6.50-11). On the last Thursdays of each month (next: August 29 and September 26), the Accademia Gallery

Domenico Remps (attribuito) (1620 circa - 1699 circa) Scarabattolo 1689-1690 Olio su tela Firenze, Museo dell’Opificio delle Pietre Dure

The Grand Prince Ferdinand’s collections @ the Uffizi Gallery through November 3

With a visit to The Uffizi Gallery you can currently see the exhibit Il Gran Principe Ferninando de’Medici (1663-1713) Collezionista e Mecenate, through November 3, 2013, exemplifying Prince Ferdinand’s refined taste in collecting art and being an important art patron:

Domenico Remps (attribuito) (1620 circa - 1699 circa) Scarabattolo 1689-1690 Olio su tela Firenze, Museo dell’Opificio delle Pietre Dure

The Grand Prince Ferdinand’s collections @ the Uffizi Gallery through November 3

With a visit to The Uffizi Gallery you can currently see the exhibit Il Gran Principe Ferninando de’Medici (1663-1713) Collezionista e Mecenate, through November 3, 2013, exemplifying Prince Ferdinand’s refined taste in collecting art and being an important art patron:

“Aperitivo ad Arte” at the Accademia, Bargello, and Uffizi through September 26, 2013

Once again this summer, three of the top museums in Florence are promoting their collections combined with a social atmosphere, an aperitivo, and late open hours. Can you think of a better way to spend a warm evening in Firenze?

“Aperitivo ad Arte” at the Accademia, Bargello, and Uffizi through September 26, 2013

Once again this summer, three of the top museums in Florence are promoting their collections combined with a social atmosphere, an aperitivo, and late open hours. Can you think of a better way to spend a warm evening in Firenze?

Damage at the Uffizi Gallery from the bomb of 1993 on Via dei Georgofili, Florence

Florence commemorates 1993 Uffizi bomb Sunday, May 26, 2013: free entrance to Uffizi Gallery 7-11:30pm

May 26, 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the tragedy that occurred on Via die Georgofili in Florence when a bomb exploded near the Torre die Pulci at 1:04am on May 27, 1993. This mafia related attack caused the loss

Damage at the Uffizi Gallery from the bomb of 1993 on Via dei Georgofili, Florence

Florence commemorates 1993 Uffizi bomb Sunday, May 26, 2013: free entrance to Uffizi Gallery 7-11:30pm

May 26, 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of the tragedy that occurred on Via die Georgofili in Florence when a bomb exploded near the Torre die Pulci at 1:04am on May 27, 1993. This mafia related attack caused the loss

Vasari Corridor, Florence

Easter in Florence: Special museum & villa openings

Easter in Florence: Special museum & villa openings Are you spending the Easter 2013 holidays in Florence this year? The first main event not to miss is the famous Scoppio del Carro, or the grand explosion of the Easter cart,

Vasari Corridor, Florence

Easter in Florence: Special museum & villa openings

Easter in Florence: Special museum & villa openings Are you spending the Easter 2013 holidays in Florence this year? The first main event not to miss is the famous Scoppio del Carro, or the grand explosion of the Easter cart,