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Glass Tea House Mondrian by Hiroshi Sugimoto

The Glass Tea House Mondrian
©Hiroshi Sugimoto+New Material Research Laboratory.
Courtesy of Le Stanze del Vetro.
Sponsored by Sumitomo Forestry and Fondazione Bisazza.

On June 6th, the “Glass Tea House Mondrian” will open to the

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In Eleonora Duse’s Room.  From Portrait to the icon: the charm of an actress through photography

From portrait to icon. The charm of an actress in photography.

The Duse Archive photographic collection is a treasure trove of an inestimable value.

The quantity and variety of the photographic prints in

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The Palazzo Cini Gallery

The Palazzo Cini Gallery

On 8 April the Palazzo Cini Gallery will re-open to the public, the stately residence on the Grand Canal with its art collection belonged to Vittorio Cini, thank to

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Rediscovered Masterpieces from the Vittorio Cini Collection

Rediscovered Masterpieces from the Vittorio Cini Collection

In addition to great variety, one of the most important features of the historic art collection owned by Count Vittorio Cini, is its wealth. The

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The Glass of the Architects. Vienna 1900-1937

The Glass of the Architects. Vienna 1900-1937

Curated by Rainald Franz, The Glass of the Architects. Vienna 1900-1937 is the second exhibition dedicated to international developments in 20th-century glass, after Glass from

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The Quartetto di Venezia: The Complete Beethoven String Quartets

!!THE FIRST CONCERT, ON THE 23 APRIL IS SOLD OUT!!
Asolo Musica is trying to organize an encore performance on the evening of the 23, at 8.30pm.
If you would like to participate,

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Waiting for Qin Feng

Waiting for Qin Feng,” a solo exhibition of work by Chinese ink artist Qin Feng, promotes the importance of inclusivity and cultural interaction as a result of the greater understanding of

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Exhibition Cosmic Dance Two

Staged in collaboration with the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, this exhibition presents the latest phase in the Cosmic Dance project that Danish artist Lin Utzon has been working on for some time.

The

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Research-Led Performance Workshop. The Guitar in the Work of Mauricio Kagel, Giacomo Manzoni and Fausto Romitelli

Juan Gris, Still Life with Guitar (1913).

WORKSHOP

RESEARCH-LED PERFORMANCE. THE GUITAR IN THE WORK OF MAURICIO KAGEL,GIACOMO MANZONI AND FAUSTO ROMITELLI

From 27th to 29th June 2016, organised by the Fondazione Giorgio Cini Institute

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Investigating Musical Performance: Towards a Conjuction of Ethnographic and Historiographic Perspectives

Dioskourides Di Samo, Mosaico con musici, Villa Di Cicerone, Pompei. Su concessione del Ministero dei Beni e delle Attività Culturali e del Turismo – Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

International conference

Investigating

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Shakespeare in Venice Summer School. The Shylock Project

The Study Centre for Documentary Research into European Theatre and Opera presents an intensive two-week course of study exploring the text and contexts of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice.

A rich program

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Shakespeare in Venice Summer School. The Shylock Project 2016

The Study Centre for Documentary Research into European Theatre and Opera presents the second edition of an intensive two-week course of study exploring the text and contexts of Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice.

A

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Seminar on 16th- and 17th- Century Music Sources Venice, a City without a Court: church, theatre and ridotto

Jacopo Palma il Giovane, Davide vincitore di Golia festeggiato dalle fanciulle di Gerusalemme (particolare), 1595, Venezia, chiesa di San Zaccaria, Cappella di sant’Atanasio.

 

Call for application to Seminar on 16th- and 17th- Century Music Sources

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Institutes and Centres of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini
Institutes and Centres

Institutes and Centres of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini

In addition to the regular publication of periodicals, each Institute or Center organizes and promotes exhibitions, conferences and workshops in the field of its own research activities.

Le Stanze del Vetro
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Tha Glass of the Architects. Vienna 1900-1937

18 April 2016 — 31 July 2016

Secon exhibition dedicated to international developments in 20th-century glass. The exhibition focuses for the first time on the history of glassmaking in Austria.

Hiroshi Sugimoto
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The Glass Tea House Mondrian

until 30 November 2016

The “Glass Tea House” is a temporary pavilion designed by the Japanese artist and photographer Hiroshi Sugimoto as part of the activities of Le Stanze del Vetro. Hiroshi Sugimoto is known worldwide for his black-and-white photographs, and for the first time ever he is to design an architectural building in Venice.

Libraries
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Timetable

Monday – Friday from 9am to 6pm

The library Nuova Manica Lunga is the place for consulting the documentary funds of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini. To facilitate the research, the Whole ground floor is open-shelves and it allows free access to the materials in unlimited numbers.

Photo Library
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Timetable

Monday - Friday from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 4.30 pm

The Institute of Art History of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini has a rich Photo Library containing a total of around 730,000 photographs.
Consultation is only possible with appointment.

Hosted events
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Information

The many possible combinations of interior and exterior spaces make the Fondazione Giorgio Cini’s resources and facilities adaptable for any kind of event.

Guided tours
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Information

It is possible to visit the monumental complex at the weekend.
Guided tours will take place, without need of reservation, every Saturday and Sunday from 10.00 to 17.00.
During weekdays, guided tours are for groups of at least 12 people, upon reservation.

Lettera da San Giorgio 33
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Download the latest issue

Download the latest issue of the Lettera da San Giorgio 33 for tablet and smartphone from Apple store or Google Play or the pdf version from this site .