Tag: exhibitions in Italy

Turin presents the exhibition “The Collector of Wonders: The Basilewsky’s Hermitage”

Since June 7th and until October, 13th, a great exhibition will be held at Palazzo Madama in Turin in order to celebrate 150th anniversary of Turin’s Civic Museums. Its title is “The Collector of Wonders: The Basilewsky’s Hermitage”.

Such an exhibition wants to pay homage to the great collector and art addict Alexander Basilewsky, a very important personage of 19th century European collecting. This was made possible also thanks to the collaboration with the State Hermitage Museum of St. Petersburg

The exhibition takes the visitor on a journey through European art from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance, with 85 works of art from the collection of Alexander Basilewsky,

55th Venice International Art Exhibition

From June, 1st to November, 24th, the most acclaimed art exhibition in Europe and the world, 55th International Art Exhibition, will take place at the Giardini and the Arsenale (Preview on May 29th, 30th and 31st) and in other venues around Venice.

This year, the event’s title is The Encyclopaedic Palace

77th International Handicrafts Trade Fair in Florence

As in previous years, from 20th to 28th April 2013, 77th edition of Florence International Handicrafts Trade Fair, a yearly event organized by Firenze Fiera, will take place in Florence at Fortezza da Basso.

Florence Handicrafts Trade Fair was born in 1931 and, since then, it has been extremely successful. In the years of great economic wealth, the fair became the centre of world quality craftsmanship.

In 2011, in the new pavilion designed by the architect Spadolini at Fortezza da Basso, the International Handicrafts Trade Fair hosted 854 exhibitors from around the world and 173,953 visitors. Since 2012, the fair changes the Fortezza da Basso into an amazing town, including new and fascinating exhibition routes, steeped in secular experience and innovation: it’s called the “City of beauty”.

2013 International Boat Show docks in Venice

From 5th to 7th and 12th to 14th April 2013, 12th edition of the International Boat Show will be held in Venice. The event is organized by Expo Venice and Padovafiere and takes place at the “Spazio Incontri” of San Giuliano Park in Mestre (near Venice), overlooking the Venetian lagoon.

This great event will have as protagonists the small and medium size boating. Until 10-meters-long boats will have great prominence: the intent is to express the idea of boat as a passion and an opportunity to be in company

Florence is going to furnish your home!

From 16th to 24th March, 16th edition of Salone del Mobile (Florence Furniture Fair) will come back at Fortezza da Basso together with Spring.

Florence Fair will welcome qualified exhibitors of the furniture industry: manufacturers, dealers, artisans and big companies from all over Italy, which make Salone del Mobile of Florence one of the most complete and qualified home and furniture