Below is a breakdown and a rough translation (or attempt at explanation when a translation provides little meaning) of the themes of the various shows that will be rotating every three months until the year 2015 (from March 2013 onwards the themes are not yet definitive):
I) 10th September 2009 – 2nd December 2009
Fortezze, Bastioni e Cannoni ... fortresses, fortifications and cannons.
II) 3rd December 2009 – 28th February 2010
La Biblioteca, il tempo e gli amici di Leonardo ... the library, time and Leonardo's friends.
III) 2nd March 2010 – 6th June 2010
L’architettura, le feste e gli apparati ... on the theme of Leonardo as an architect, as a planner of construction and as a planner of celebrations.
IV) 8th June 2010 – 5th September 2010
Leonardo, la politica e le allegorie ... Leonardo, politics and allegory.
V) 7th September 2010 – 12th December 2010
Le armi e le macchine da guerra: il De re militari di Leonardo ... weapons and machines of war.
VI) 14th December 2010 – 13th March 2011
Macchine per l’architettura e per il territorio ... architectural and environmental machines/equipment.
VII) 15th March 2011 – 12th June 2011
Leonardo e la sua bottega: disegni di figura e di animali ... designs of figures and animals.
VIII) 14th June 2011 – 11th September 2011
Leonardo: studi sul moto ... studies of movement.
IX) 13th September 2011 – 11th December 2011
Il Sole e la luna: astronomia e cosmologia di Leonardo ... the sun and the moon, astronomy and cosmology.
X) 13th December 2011 – March 2012
Botanica, intrecci e decorazioni di Leonardo ... botany, texture and decoration.
XI) March 2012 – June 2012
Il Volo degli Uccelli e il Volo meccanico ... the flight of birds and manmade flight.
XII) June 2012 – September 2012
Anatomia dell’uomo e della terra - anatomy of man and of the earth.
XIII) September 2012 – December 2012
De ludo geometrico ... aspects of shape and geometry.
XIV) December 2012 - March 2013
Diluvi e profezie ... on Leonardo's prediction/prophesy that the world would end in a flood.
XV) March 2013 – June 2013
Il Monumento Sforza e la tecnologia di fusione ... on the techniques of fusion of materials in a famous work for the Sforza family.
XVI) June 2013 – September 2013
Ottica, prospettiva, ombra e lume - light and shade, perspective and projection.
XVII) September 2013 – December 2013
Acque e idrografia ... water, hydrology.
XVIII) December 2013 – March 2014
Favole e facezie ... fables and witticisms, written works/novels of Leonardo.
XIX) March 2014 – June 2014
Strumenti e meccanismi ... isntruments and mechanisms.
XX) June 2014 – September 2014
Il Trattato della Pittura - written work on painting style, influences and differences of approach.
XXI) September 2014 – December 2014
Strumenti quotidiani e strumenti musicali ... everyday and musical instruments.
XXII) December 2014 – March 2015
Matematica e geometria ... mathematics and geometry.
XXIII) March 2015 – June 2015
Mari e monti ... seas and mountains.
XXIV) June 2015 – September 2015
Il mondo proporzionato di Leonardo ... the proportions of the world after Leonardo.
Accademia tickets : Uffizi tickets : Uffizi guided tours : Colosseum tickets : Florence guided tours :
Vatican tickets : Vatican tours : Borghese tickets : Venice Museums : The Last Supper : Last Supper - tours : Verona Opera tickets : Pisa Tower tickets : Pompeii and Naples area tickets