Fenice Nine Arts International Festival of Poggibonsi, festival dedicated to theme of transformation in art, celebrates, until 4th November 2012, Jean Giraud (known also as Moebius) one of the most famous comic strip artists of twentieth century, with an exclusive exhibition of his last work, composed by 50 illustrated pages.
Until 27th January 2013 Florence will be led by great art, thanks to the exhibition “Francis Bacon and the Existential Condition in Contemporary Art”, which will take place in Palazzo Strozzi.
Florence, cradle of the Renaissance, from age to age has undergone many changes, represented by the exhibit “Florence in the eyes of the artist, from Signorini to Rosai”, which will take place in the Modern art gallery of Pitti Palace, until 28th October 2012.
At Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, from 22nd September to 27th January 2013, will take place an exhibition which retraces the fascist period and in particular the Thirties, characterized by an extremely vigorous artistic battle, in which every style was involved.
Florence art: the Myth, the Sacred, the Portrait: paintings from the Palatine Gallery’s repositories
Sala delle Nicchie in the Palatine Gallery hosts the exhibition “The Myth, the Sacred, the Portrait: paintings of the Palatine Gallery’s repositories”. Until 22th December 2012 you’ll have the chance to visit this short anthology, designed to enable public to approach an inexhaustible and always surprising artistic heritage, the result of the lengthy collecting of the Medici and their connection with the city.
To celebrate the fifth centennial of the death of Amerigo Vespucci, famous discoverer of American continent, Florence hosts New Frontier, the exhibit dedicated to history and culture of native inhabitants of America. From 3rd July to 9th December 2012 Pitti Palace will host some of the most precious pieces from the Gilcrease Museum of Tulsa, Oklahoma, one of the most important for the richness of the North-American continent’s manufactures.
This year Florence will host again Fragranze, the fair event with its sight pointed on olfactory culture, organized by Pitti Immagine. It will take place at Stazione Leopolda from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th September 2012. The international showroom dedicated to scents come to its 10th edition celebrating with timeless smells and perfumes.
Uffizi Gallery introduces one of the most important exhibitions dedicated to the International Gothic: until 4th November 2012 it will host “Golden Glares”, an amazing exhibit that offers an overview of Florentine Art during the crucial period from 1375 to 1440.
76th edition of the Mostra Internazionale dell’Artigianato of Florence from from 21th to 29th april 2012. Book your room in one of the hoteld of Ars Hotels chain.
At Museo di Storia Naturale of Florence from 1rt march to 2nd September 2012 the exhibition “Dinosauri in carne e ossa”. A life-size reconstruction of the rulers of the earth.