Places to visit in Tuscany: Botero’s exhibition in Pietrasanta
Florence is an interesting city, full of art and history, but it’s also a great point of departure for a relaxing trip around Tuscany. In Pietrasanta, only a few kilometers from Florence, there is an unmissable exhibition for every modern art lover: the Colombian sculptor Fernando Botero celebrates his 80 years with an exclusive exhibition of his new works, which will last until 2nd September 2012.
The works by the “sculptor of round shapes” are displaced in the largest square of the city, Piazza del Duomo, and in the Sant’Agostinos’ Complex, with more than 80 masterpieces, in bronze, on paper and canvas. For Botero art’s beauty have nothing in common with the (presumed) beauty of reality. Volume is an expression of the subject’s existence. His art è open to everyone and the exhibition is free.
Seize the opportunity: plan now your vacation to Tuscany, book a room with Ars Hotels chain and get to the heart of the exhibition!