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February 2014

LEGER 1910-1930 The vision of the contemporary city

February 8, 2014 - June 2, 2014
Museo Correr ,
San Marco 52 Venezia, 30124 Italy

To Fernand Léger and his extraordinary career within the European artistic avant-garde, the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, is dedicating a major exhibition at Museo Correr, from from 8th February to 2nd June 2014. Curated by Anna Vallye with the scientific direction of Gabriella Belli and Timothy Rub, director of the PMA in Philadelphia and exhibition project by Daniela Ferretti, the exhibition presents over 100 works, of which more than 60 by Léger himself.…

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La gondoliera

February 4, 2014 - March 29, 2014
Jarach Gallery,
San Marco, 1997 Venezia, 30124 Italy

Yamada Hanako & Alex Hai LA GONDOLIERA The exhibition presents an intriguing collaborative venture between an emerging artist and a celebrated but controversial female gondolier, who is also a photographer and film-maker. Both have a passion for Venice and see their roles there as part of a greater adventure and continuing artistic exploration. Expect an original vision of Venice in the guise of an adventuress. In this thought-provoking mixture of fact and fiction, the boundaries are blurred. Is it a…

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Theme&Variations. The Empire of light

February 1, 2014 - April 14, 2014
Peggy Guggenheim Collection,
Dorsoduro 701-704 Venezia, 30123 Italy

First conceived in 2002 by Luca Massimo Barbero, this is the third edition of an innovative but tested exhibition formula that offers visitors fresh perceptions of the museum’s collections, whether well-known or less so, by means of a dialogue with works by more contemporary artists from other collections, thus opening up new, multiple possible interpretations. Works from the early 20th century avant-garde connect thematically in a confrontation and comparison with post war and contemporary works, tracing the evolution of forms…

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Genesis. Photo by Sebastião Salgado

February 1, 2014 - May 11, 2014
Casa dei Tre Oci ,
Dorsoduro, 43 Venezia, 30133 Italy

Sebastião Salgado is the most important documentary photographer of our time. After his major exhibitions ( In The Way, 2000 The hand of Man, 1994), he now presents its new photographic work, GENESIS, made during the course of the last ten years. A passionate look tended to emphasize the need to protect our planet, to change our way of life, to take on new behavior more respectful of nature and what surrounds us, to gain a new harmony . A…

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January 2014

Miniartextil. Eros

January 10, 2014 - February 14, 2014
Palazzo Mocenigo,
Santa Croce 1992 Venezia, 30135 Italy

Palazzo Mocenigo opens the new year with an exhibition of contemporary textile art. The 23° edition of Miniartextil, organized by Arte & Arte Como and curated by prof. Luciano Caramel, is dedicated to “eros”, saw the participation of 430 artists from 43 different nations. The 54 minitextiles chosen by a jury, composed by Luciano Caramel, Maria Cristina Cedrini and Vito Capone, trace the interpretation of the artists on the theme. In the works it could be noted the dominant use…

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« ISOLA NOVA », Philippe Calandre

December 17, 2013 - February 15, 2014
Fondazione Wilmotte,
Cannaregio 3560 Venezia, 30121 Italy

The Wilmotte Foundation in Venice, Fondaco degli Angeli, has the pleasure to present: « ISOLA NOVA », photographs from Philippe Calandre « A map of the world that does not include Utopia is not worth even glancing at, … » Oscar Wilde Following the exhibition “Fiction Factories” in 2012 at the Gallery Esther Woerdehoff in which Philippe Calandre developed the fictional factories, Jean-Michel Wilmotte proposed the artist to create a new series for his Venetian gallery. After many trips to Venice, Philippe Calandre…

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Pietro Bellotti. Un altro Canaletto

December 7, 2013 - March 24, 2014
Ca' Rezzonico,
Dorsoduro 3136 Venezia , Italy

This year sees the start of a new and fascinating investigation at Ca’ Rezzonico, the symbol of 18th century Venice, into landscape painting. This important genre developed during the 18th century in Venice, which provided an extraordinary source of inspiration for its exponents. Among the leading figures of the genre, which is at the centre of a necessary re-evaluation, was Pietro Bellotti, Canaletto’s nephew and the younger brother of Bernardo Bellotti. Born in Venice in 1725, he developed a manner…

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November 2013

“Gero qua”

November 10, 2013 - December 27, 2013
Abbazia di San Gregorio ,
Dorsoduro 172 Venezia, 30213 Italy

Canaletto will be back, 270 years later, in the place where he created one of his most fascinating works, ‘L’entrata nel Canal Grande dalla Basilica della Salute.’ The masterpiece of the great landscape painter will be on display in the same place where we like to imagine the artist had conceived and created it.

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La bella di Tiziano

November 1, 2013 - January 26, 2014
Palazzo Grimani,
Ramo Grimani, Castello 4858 - Venezia, 30122 Italy

The Museum of Palazzo Grimani in Campo Santa Maria Formosa hosts La Bella one of the most famous paintings by Titian, masterpiece of absolute importance of Renaissance painting, the portrait of a young lavishly dressed and adorned with jewels.

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October 2013

Ludovico De Luigi. Mostra Antologica

October 31, 2013 - December 1, 2013
Galleria Bevilacqua la Masa,
San Marco 71/C Venezia, 30124 Italy

The Exhibition, curated by Enzo Di Martino, will illustrate the artistic career from 1960 to 2013 of the Venetian artist Ludovico De Luigi, a journey between past and present as well as to an imagined future through more than 30 paintings and 3 sculptures. Opering time: from 10.30 alle 5.30pm Closed: Monday and Tuesday

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