An exhibition dedicated to Collodi'sPinocchio: a wooden puppet universally recognized ad a symbol of Italy and Tuscany. From Giacometti to LaChapelle, from Munari to Paladino, from Calder to Ontani, from McCarthy to Venturino Venturi, Pinocchio has not only left an indisputable mark on the collective imagination, but also the arts, the latter of which is this show’s main theme.
An experience between real and imaginary, between evoking a dream world and telling the story of the concrete life of one of the greatest painters of the twentieth century, one of the greatest exponents of surrealism.
From November 1st the exhibition will animate the Cathedral of the Image in Santo Stefano al Ponte with a suggestive immaterial architecture, visual and sound, which will reconstruct the pictorial universe of Magritte.
The Uffizi Gallery celebrate the genius of Pietro Aretino by showcasing about one hundred paintings, sculptures, applied art objects, tapestries, miniatures and printed books, which describe the world of a great sixteenth-century intellectual.Read more
A look at the artist and his relationship with the female world through the shots of one of the most established photographers of the twentieth century, Edward Quinn.
The more than thirty works on display include technical drawings, ornamental and figure drawings, paintings and other precious and little-known items recounting the splendour of Renaissance wooden ceilings and revealing how painting and sculpture were intimately connected with architecture in those ceilings' manufacture.
Dozens of models on display in Palazzo Pitti in Florence, ranging from Roman caligae to sandals worn by stars of the silver screen and models by the most celebrated stylists of the 20th century
An exhibition that tells, through 81 works, some stories of the figurative twentieth century in Tuscany. Soffici, Viani, Rosai, Maccari, Marcucci, Venturi: from the return to order to the conquest of disorder.
From 26 January to 3 May 2020 - on Sundays at 11 a.m., excluding Easter Sunday - the Museo Galileo becomes a meeting place. After a tasty breakfast provided by the Antica Pasticceria Caffè S. Firenze, participants will attend practical demonstrations and at the end will receive a useful guide to replicate the activities carried out independently.Read more
Teatro della Pergola’s rich program includes a show starring Giuseppe Battiston who plays the leading role of Churchill.
Marco Paolini struggling with the figure of Ulysses. When the gods play, they play heavy. If they make a mistake, they always have time to put things right. For the gods time doesn't matter: they don't age, they don't dry out, they always have time to do and redo things. Maybe that's why they can't understand that what happens to us humans changes things, sometimes forever. To none of us can the gods give back the ten years spent on the esplanade in front of Troy, far from home, and the ruin that those ten years generated, for some, is not yet over.
The first event dedicated to wine and food and wine excellence of the year, which will be held for the first time at Santa Maria della Scala, the prestigious "Spedale" on the Via Francigena, from 1 to 3 February. About 700 wines for this edition, which will also see wines from Romania, along with France and wines from 19 Italian regions.
A comedy by Gianni Clementi that cleverly exploits the comicality behind the daily tragic, thanks to two incredible actresses like Isa Danieli and Giuliana De Sio, directed by Pierpaolo Sepe.
(ph. Noemi Ardesi)
An entire week dedicated to the films that have had the most nominations for the Oscar Awards, all in original version with Italian subtitles. For the full program, read our article!Read more
Geppy Gleijeseses directs Arsenico and old lace by Joseph Kesserling with two monuments of Italian theatre, Annamaria Guarnieri and Giulia Lazzarini, in one of the masterpieces of theatrical and cinematographic comedy, defined by the New York Times as a comedy "so funny that no one will ever forget it".
Between comedy and poetry, Ale and Franz, flanked by a company in disarmament, present themselves on stage to tell the famous Shakespearean tragedy in their own way, directed by the agile and lively direction of Leo Muscato.
Three centuries of music on six strings with Eugenio Della Chiara's guitar, for the fifth concert of the annual exhibition "Notes al Museo". Reservation required.
(ph. Amati Bacciardi)
A totally immersive experience that, thanks to the faithful reproductions coming from Cairo, the original finds, the 3D technology and the innovative Virtual Reality, will reveal all the secrets of the Tomb of Tutankhamun, making known the incredible treasures destined to accompany the young Pharaoh on his last journey.
In the solo show of the artist Roberto Baronti, set up in the Lu.C.C.A. Lounge & Underground, some reflections on time and the revisiting of the famous funeral monument to Ilaria Del Carretto, created by Jacopo della Quercia
In the Cavaniglia Pavilion of the Fortezza da Basso the great event dedicated to the new vintages Chianti D.O.C.G. 2019 and Riserva 2017 coming out in 2020. Open to the public from 16 to 21.Read more
The Florentine actor and comedian, together with the Orginal Soundtrack Ensemble, proposes again the songs, original and not only, that have marked his most famous films. Revenues for the Cure2Children Foundation.Read more
In Florence, on February 17th and 18th, 2020, the latest Chianti Classico labels will be presented the Stazione Leopolda. It will be presented also the Chianti Classico PDO Olive Oil, harvest 2019.
After the extraordinary third place at the Sanremo Festival, the Pinguini Tattici Nucleari are ready to embrace the public in Fuori dall'hype Ringo Starr Instore Tour.
Tuesday, February 18, at 6pm, at the Feltrinelli Red bookshop in Florence, to present the new project.
Danzainfiera is the annual appointment for dance professionals, dancers, schools, dance groups and business companies for 15 years! The place for all dance styles that combines business and educational aspects with a rich and varied program. This year among the great guests, the amazing Natalia Osipova.
Back in Piazza Santa Croce the delicious event dedicated to His Majesty the chocolate. A really irresistible 4 days!Read more
Don Pasquale marks a point of arrival and a breaking point for the comic opera written by Donizetti. It is the culmination of an Italian comic tradition which lasts through the centuries and which is neither too farcical or too comical and is an opera in which the comedy is tinged with bitterness.
The flagship event of the Tuscan wine previews. In the Sant'Agostino Complex in Montalcino. Tastings from 9.30 to 17.
When epic poetry and beauty come together the result is simply amazing, such as in the Traviata directed by Francesco Micheli.
The beautiful and brilliant Virginia Raffaele in a new show by Federico Tiezzi. "I was born and raised in an amusement park. Then the park closed and the rides ran away. Take your seats. Another round another race!"Read more
Tomás Saraceno in Florence featuring the artist’s greatest project ever created in Italy. He will transform Palazzo Strozzi into a unified space showcasing his best-known works and a new site-specific installation.Read more
From Kiev the Circus-Theater Elysium. A cast of thirty acrobatic athletes and professional dancers will tell the tale of Lewis Carrol through the most innovative circus arts.
The German pianist Alexander Lonquich with the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra. On the program music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Franz Joseph Haydn