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Let's visit Oltrarno

Let's visit Oltrarno

Art and craftsmanship. Let’s visit Oltrarno Your official guide of Florence Alessandra Gardin suggests an itinerary off the beaten tracks, in the area of the city called Oltrarno, which means on the other side of the river Arno. We start visiting the very famous Brancacci Chapel in ... More

Wooden painted statues of XV century

Wooden painted statues of XV century

At the Uffizi Gallery of Florence, until August 28 2016 an unusual exhibition shows great examples of wooden painted statues and relieves of the XV century. Through statues of Virgin Mary, Saints, Crucifix, relives and frames the curator Alfredo Bellandi put in evindence even the tight ... More


The new Museum of the Innocents

The new Museum of the Innocents

After three years of restoration the Museum of the Innocents reopens in Florence. The space distributed on 3 floors offers a showing area of 1465 square metres and a space for temporary event of 1655 square metres. The museum is inside the famous Hospital of the Innocents, designed by ... More

Jan Fabre in Florence

Jan Fabre in Florence

From April 15 2016 until October 2 2016 Florence hosts an important exhibition dedicated to Jan Fabre, one of the most innovative contemporary artist:: Jan Fabre. Spiritual Guards. It will be shown in three public spaces: inside Palazzo Vecchio (the city Hall) a big globe of two metres of ... More


From Kandinsky to Pollock

From Kandinsky to Pollock

On March 19 2016 the Foundation Strozzi Palace of Florence will present the exhibition From Kandinsky to Pollock. The great art of the Guggenheims. Until July 24 2016 at the Strozzi Palace. More than one hundred masterpieces of European and American art between the 1920’s and the ... More

Carlo Portelli at the Academy Gallery of Florence

Carlo Portelli at the Academy Gallery of Florence

Until April 30 2016 you can visit the exhibition Carlo Portelli . Eccentric painter between Rosso Fiorentino e Vasari at the Academy Gallery of Florence. The exhibit consists of about 50 pieces among paintings, drawings and documents which may help in showing everybody a painter mainly ... More


XX century art at Villa Bardini

XX century art at Villa Bardini

Until Januaty 10 2016, Villa Bardini in Florence will host the exhibition Tuscany 1900. From Rosai to Burri. New paths through Florentine Collections. The exhibit is divided in two sections. The first one shows works belonging to five important Florentine Institutions: Monte dei Paschi ... More

The new museum of the Opera del Duomo of Florence

The new museum of the Opera del Duomo of Florence

Do visit the new Museum of the Opera del Duomo in Florence after its renovation. It's an unique experience! The new arrangement is superb and the room with the recostruction of the façade of the Cathedral is breathtaking! The Museum is home of an incredible amount of masterpieces in ... More


 Divine Beauty

Divine Beauty

Do not miss the exhibit Divine Beauty from Van Gogh to Chagall and Fontana at the Strozzi Palace of Florence from September 24 2015 until January 24 2016. It is an intense reflection on the relationship between art and religious sentiment from the second half of XIX century to the first half ... More