Library Closing Information Please note that the Fondazione Giorgio Cini Library will be closed to the public from 31 July to 18 August for tidying and cleaning work.
On the occasion of the celebrations of the bicentennial of the death of Giacomo Quarenghi (1744/ 1817), the Istituto di Storia dell’Arte published in its online catalog the data sheets of the drawings by the famous neoclassical architect and draughtsman. The drawings comes from the Fiocco and Pozzi collection of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini.
To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare and 500 years since the creation of the Ghetto in Venice, the European Union approved a three-year project entitled Shakespeare in and beyond the Ghetto: Staging Europe across Cultures. The project was chosen in a 2016 call for proposals for Creative Europe Culture Cooperation […]
The Institute of Art History has announced an annual competition for a study prize of 1,000 euro for scholarly articles on Italian painting and sculpture from the first half of the 20th century or Veneto art in Istria and Dalmatia. The prize has been set up to commemorate and honour the eclectic figure of Manlio Malabotta […]
Call for papers Transnational Sufism in contemporary societies: International Conference Fondazione Giorgio Cini invites submissions for an international conference on “Transnational Sufism in Contemporary Societies,” to be held on San Giorgio Island, Venice, on the 9th – 11th November 2017, organised by Francesco Piraino (Scuola Normale Superiore) and Mark Sedgwick (Aarhus University). Fondazione Giorgio Cini, […]
On Tuesday 1st, 8th and 15th November Palazzo Cini will be exceptionally open to the public with regular timetable.
From 14 to 18 November 2016, the Fondazione Giorgio Cini Theatre and Opera Study Centre is hosting a workshop entitled Shylock after Shylock – Shakespeare’s Masks, held by the Compagnia Pantakin. After the second edition of Shakespeare in Venice Summer School – The Shylock Project (Fondazione Giorgio Cini, 18-29 July 2016) and the production of […]
Bîrûn. Ottoman Music Workshops Director: Kudsi Erguner Music of the courts: from Herat to Istanbul 27 March-1 April 2017 Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice Call for application for eight scholarships. Deadline for application: 15 January 2017 From 27 March to 1 April 2017, the Intercultural Institute of Comparative Music Studies of the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, […]
Prosegue anche per l’anno 2016/2017 la collaborazione tra la Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia e la Fondazione Giorgio Cini per sostenere e promuovere progetti culturali condivisi nell’ambito della ricerca, divulgazione e valorizzazione della cultura storico-artistica e scientifica. L’accordo, siglato lo scorso anno, con lo scopo di favorire l’interscambio culturale e formare giovani risorse, prevede di […]
Due to unexpected restoration works the exhibition From Portrait to the icon: the charm of an actress through photography will be closed to the public until August the 21st included. Info and booking: tel. 041.2710236 email: firstname.lastname@example.org