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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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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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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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Paolo Venini and His Furnace

Checkered ‘murrine’ glass vases and bowl, 1953

Curated by Marino Barovier for Le Stanze del Vetro, the exhibition Paolo Venini and His Furnace is devoted to a pioneering figure of 20th-century glass,

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Mindful Hands. Masterpieces of Illumination from the Fondazione Giorgio Cini

Maestro Olivetano, cut from Gradual with Corpus Domini or Holy Communion by the Apostles, initial C

A large exhibition entitled Mindful Hands. Masterpieces of Illumination from the Fondazione Giorgio Cini is due to be

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Exhibition
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Mindful Hands. Masterpieces of Illumination from the Fondazione Giorgio cini

17 September 2016 - 8 Jannuary 2017

An exhibition of over 120 illuminated pages and initials from one of the most important collections of miniatures worldwide, once owned by Count Vittorio Cini and presented to the Foundation in 1962

Institutes and Centers of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini
Istituti e centri

Institutes and Centers of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini

Each Institute and Center, as part of its research activities, in addition to establishing regular periodical publications, organizes and promotes exhibitions, educational conferences and seminars.

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

18 April 2016 — 31 July 2016

Second exhibition dedicated to international glass developments in the twentieth century. The exhibition will focus for the first time the genesis of modern glass art in Austria.

Hiroshi Sugimoto
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The Glass Tea House Mondrian

until 30 November 2016

The Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto made his first architectural work, a temporary pavilion, in Venice for Le Stanze del Vetro on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore.

Libraries
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Timetable

lunedì -venerdì 9-18

La Nuova Manica Lunga è il luogo per la consultazione dei fondi documentali della Fondazione Giorgio Cini. Per agevolare le ricerche, l’intero piano terra è a scaffale aperto e consente il libero accesso ai materiali in numero illimitato.

Photo Library
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Timetable

Monday – Friday 9am – 1pm / 2pm– 4.30pm

A rich photographic archive includes about 730,000 photographs.
Consultation is possible by appointment.

Hosted Events
Sala del Soffitto 03

Information

The combination of internal and external spaces of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini allows interpretation and use customizable for any type of event

Guided Tours
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Information

you can visit the monumental complex in the weekend.
On Saturdays and Sundays it is open from 10 am to 5 pm every hour.

Art Bonus
Art Bonus

Art Bonus

Art Bonus is the measure promoted by the Government to encourage cultural patronage.
The monumental complex of the Island of Saint George is a beneficiary of D.L. 31.5.2014, n. 83, "Disposizioni urgenti per la tutela del patrimonio culturale, lo sviluppo della cultura e il rilancio del turismo", convertito con modificazioni in Legge n. 106 del 29/07/2014 e s.m.i.