Events

Picasso and Spanish Modernity

From September 20th 2014 to January 25th 2015

Firenze - Palazzo Strozzi

Palazzo Strozzi will be focusing on modern art with a major new event devoted to one of the greatest masters of 20th century painting, Pablo Picasso.

The exhibition will be showing some ninety works by Picasso and other artists, ranging from painting to sculpture, drawing and engraving.

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday: from 9am to 1pm - from 2pm to 6pm.

Tribute to Piero Tosi

Art of costumes from the Tirelli donation

From October 1st 2014 to January 11th 2015

Galleria del Costume, Palazzo Pitti - Ballroom

The Galleria del Costume dedicates an art exhibition to Piero Tosi, magnificent florentine artist, valued by Visconti, Pasolini, De Sica, Fellini, Bolognini and Zeffirelli.

The costumes are on display in the ballroom of the museum and donated by the tailor Umberto Tirelli.

Opening hours:

Every day: from 8.15 am to 5.30 pm in October

                from 8.15 am to 4.30 pm in November, December and January

Islam

Arms and Armour from the Frederick Stibbert collection

Until November 9th 2014

Stibbert Museum

The exhibition displays a large number of armours from the 15th century to the 19th century. A journey through the Islamic world: Turkey, Persia, India in the scenographic set-up of the museum.

Opening hours:

From Monday to Wednesday from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm

From Friday to Sunday from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm

Closed on Thursday

Hiroshi Sugimoto

From October 18th 2014

Galleria Continua - San Gimignano

Personal exhibition of the Japanese artist and photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto.

A display of modern art in one of the most relevant contemporary art galleries in

Tuscany.

Opening hours:

From Monday to Saturday 10.00 am - 1.00 pm and 2.00 pm - 7.00 pm

Moses Levy. Luce Marina. Una vicenda dell'arte italiana 1915-1935

From October 30th 2014 to February 15th 2015

Villa Bardini - Firenze

The charming Viareggio shines at Villa Bardini. Through forty works the intense bond that alloys Moses Levy and the artistic environment of Florence is renewed.

In this scenario, where all is harmony, beauty and "joie de vivre", the lively imagination of the artist brings to life the shades of the sea, the pure white of the umbrellas and the colorful costumes of the bathers.

Opening hours:

From Tuesday to Sunday from 10 am to 7 pm