It is not only a library that has valuable examples of Byzantine and Venetian bound books, as well as illuminated manuscripts, early printed books and illuminated codes, but also a museum. Its building was designed by Jacopo Sansovino, constructed during 1537 to 1553, with work on frescoes and other decorations continuing until 1560. In 1588, Vincenzo Scamozzi finalized the construction of the...
The project restyling of the museum of Palazzo Mocenigo, supported by the Soprintendenza ai Beni Architettonici e Paesaggistici di Venezia e Laguna and the City of Venice, has the scientific supervision of Pierluigi Pizzi, the internationally acclaimed architect, set and costume designer, and is carried out under the scientific direction of Gabriella Belli, director of the Fondazione Musei...
Happy Children...happy parents
The recreation centre "The Wish Tree" is the kingdom of games and toys that will make your children, aged 3-13, happy. You will find many workshops as well: painting, decoration, chess, break dance, embroidery and other entertainmens. Holidays are not only the happiness of the adults but also days of fairy tale for children!
Casa Macchietta, a well-equipped, supervised and nice place for your children.
It is a kind of Querini Stampalia's small-scale version, there will be a reading corner which represents the Library and a creative place where children can draw, paint and make creative activities, representing the Museum, the Palace architecture and Contemporary Art. This place will have an inside and an outside...
Venezia, mostra Punta della Dogana Biennale 2013 "Prima Materia" Eventi a Venezia
On the occasion of the 55th International Art Exhibition of la Biennale di Venezia from May 30th the exhibition "Prima Materia" will take place at Punta della Dogana curated by Caroline Bourgeois e Michael Govan. About eighty worksfrom 1960 to today realized by artist from the Pinault...
The collecting activity of Teodoro Correr towards the end of the 18th century, at a time when the Serenissima was historically and politically on the wane, began the process that led to the basis for the extraordinary heritage in art and history of the Musei Civici Veneziani.
This is the true treasure of the city, which is rich in masterpieces and exceptional historical traces. The care,...
A 15th century gothic Palazzo, one of the richest and most admired in the history of Venice, Ca’ Giustinian overlooks the Bacino di San Marco right at the beginning of the Grand Canal. Its surface covers 6100 square metres, 5600 of which covered and 500 of terraces.
Originally a patrician residence, then a renowned 19th century hotel loved by artists (such as Verdi, Proust, Turner), it...
In 2016 the Jewish Ghetto of Venice will celebrate its 500th anniversary.
Looking forward to this anniversary, the international organization Venetian Heritage Inc. with the support of Maison Vhernier, in collaboration with many other important institutions, are proposing a special exhibition dedicated to the restoration of precious Venetian Jewish's liturgical objects.
On the Occasion of Donne a Venezia, organized by the City of Venice
Voix de printemps
Six Pièces romantiques op. 55
Le Songe de Cléopâtre
Lidija et Sanja Bizjak piano à quatre mains
Free admission, reservation required
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