July 22, 2014

Rome

Andy Warhol Exhibition in Rome

‘Warhol’ Fondazione Roma Museo, Palazzo Cipolla, Rome 18th April – 28th September 2014 Following its huge success in Milan, this fantastic Andy Warhol exhibition has moved to Rome, on display in the halls of the Museo della Fondazione Roma in Palazzo Cipolla. The Brant Foundation, founded by Peter Brant, curator of the exhibition, important art […]

Rome exhibition: The Etruscans in Cerveteri

‘Gli Etruschi e il Mediterraneo. La città di Cerveteri’ Palazzo delle esposizioni, Rome 15th April – 20th July 2014 This collection, organised in collaboration with the Louvre-Lens museum in northern France, aims to take a close look at one of history’s most fascinating ancient cultures, the Etruscans. The exhibition focuses on the town of Cerveteri, […]

Notte dei Musei 2014

This Saturday, May 17th 2014, is the annual incarnation of ‘Night At The Musem’, where countless Italian museums remain open until 11, 12 o’clock at night with either free or greatly reduced entrance fees. For example, in Florence, the following galleries and museums will be open from early evening, with an entrance price of just […]

Rome exhibition: Emperor Hadrian and Greece, Hadrian’s Villa, Tivoli

‘Adriano e la Grecia. Villa Adriana tra classicità ed ellenismo’ Villa Adriana, Tivoli, Rome 9th April – 2nd November 2014 If you’re visiting Rome this year, don’t miss the chance to see some extraordinary pieces on loan from Greece’s most important museums, some of which have never been on display outside of Greece itself. Taking […]

Hogarth, Reynolds, Turner Exhibition Rome 2014

‘Hogarth, Reynolds, Turner. Pittura inglese verso la modernità’ Museo Fondazione Roma, Palazzo Sciarra – Rome 15th April – 20th July 2014 Running until the 20th July, this collection features more than one hundred paintings on loan from such prestigious galleries and institutions as the British Museum, Tate Britain, the Victoria & Albert Museum, the Royal […]

Vatican by night 2014 – musical calendar

Repeated after the success of the 2013 edition, special Friday night openings of the Vatican will once again be enhanced by a musical backdrop as part of the ‘Il Bello da Sentire’ initiative. Please see calendar below – not all Fridays are covered. Every Friday evening, from May 2nd until October 31st 2014 (apart from […]

Rome Exhibition: 125 Years of National Geographic

‘National Geographic, 125 anni. La grande avventura.’ Palazzo delle esposizioni, Rome 25th March – 13th July 2014 If you’re visiting Rome this summer, make sure not to miss this wonderful photographic exhibition, which celebrates the 125 years since 33 men in Washington, DC, founded a group aimed at increasing and promoting geographic knowledge, never imagining […]

Rome exhibition: a collection of masterpieces from the Musée d’Orsay

‘Musée d’Orsay. Capolavori’ Complesso del Vittoriano, Rome 22nd February – 8th June 2014 For the next few months until the 8th of June, the Vittoriano Museum Complex in Rome is the host venue of a wonderful collection on loan from Paris’s “Musée d’Orsay”. The Vittoriano, or “Altar of the Fatherland”, is an attraction worth visiting […]

Rodin exhibition in Rome, ending 25th May

‘Rodin. Il marmo, la vita’ Terme di Diocleziano – Rome 18th February – 25th May 2014 After its huge success in Milan’s Palazzo Reale, don’t miss this fantastic exhibition of Auguste Rodin’s work in its new home in the halls of the Baths of Diocletian in Rome. The exhibition features over 60 marble sculptures, making […]

Frida Kahlo exhibition in Rome

‘Frida Kahlo’ Scuderie del Quirinale – Rome 20th March – 31st August 2014 Don’t miss this great exhibition on the work of Frida Kahlo, beginning in the “Scuderie del Quirinale” in Rome on the 20th March. Kahlo’s legacy is one of global renown: she is the indisputed face of 20th century Mexican culture and artistic […]