FLORENCE STREET FOOD EXPERIENCE
from 6 to 9 September
It is a project within the Florence Jazz Fringe Festival 2018 and will involve the best results of the Italian film in one of the largest polycentric festivals in the country.
The world of quality food and wine therefore intends to involve the public of the Frassire rediscovering the flavors of Italy and the most interesting proposals of the national and international scene in which will host dance performances with the best performances of Florentine dance, concerts, readings and actions of internationally renowned artists and intellectuals.
Place and Time: Piazza del Carmine, Thursday 6 from 5pm to midnight,
Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 to midnight
SUSANNE PAETSCH AT KONNUBIO RESTAURANT
Until 12th September
Some of the works by the German artist Susanne Paetsch, designer from the fashion and ceramics sector, who has lived in Tuscany for many years and devotes herself with passion to fine-art, will enliven the Konnubio premises and will be visible for free to the guests.
In her research work, Susanne expresses her particular sensitivity to observing and stealing details of everyone's portraits, which on the contrary escape many; photographs that skillfully blends with recycled wood, handmade by herself.
Place: Konnubio Restaurant, Via dei Conti 8r
THE ELEGANCE OF SPEED
Until 16th September
The Historical Archive of Locchi, one of the most important photographic archives of Florence in June 2018 Palazzo Pitti, Andito degli Angiolini, inaugurates the exhibition entitled "The Elegance of Speed" 90 rare photographs, from 1934 to 1965, tell the charm of the car and speed in Florence and Tuscany.
Place and Time: Palazzo Pitti-Andito degli Angiolini, from Tuesday to Sunday 8.15-18.50
Prices: Entrance with the Pitti Palace ticket
UFFIZI LIVE 2018
until 21st September
Begins in June the third edition of "Uffizi Live", the show of live shows that, in collaboration with Firenze Musei, will animate the Uffizi spaces from June to September, staging a rich program.
Place and Time: Uffizi Galleries, every Tuesday from 19 to 21.30
Prices: the shows are included in the Uffizi ticket price
until 7th October
Until 7 October Florence celebrates Fritz Koenig, considered by many to be among the most important sculptors of the twentieth century, with a great monographic exhibition, the first after his death, presenting in the magnificent green spaces of the Boboli Gardens and in the Uffizi a large quantity of his works, including sculptures and drawings, including for the first time the works of the last forty years of his life.
Place and Time: Uffizi and Boboli Gardens,
Uffizi: Tuesday - Sunday 8.15am - 6.50pm, closed on Mondays
Boboli: Monday - Sunday 8.15am - 7.30pm (June, July, August); 8.15 - 18.30 (September, October); closed first and last Monday of the month
Prices: exhibition included on the ticket of the Uffizi and the Boboli Gardens
from 21st September to 20th January
Palazzo Strozzi hosts a major exhibition dedicated to Marina Abramović, one of the most known and controversial personalities of contemporary art, famous for the use of her body as an instrument of expression.
The event is an extraordinary retrospective, the result of the direct involvement of the artist, which will bring together over 100 works from the seventies to today, as well as an overview of the most famous works of his career and the live performance of his famous performances, the possibility of discovering the less known production of the beginning.
Place and Time: Palazzo Strozzi, every day including holidays 10am-8pm Thursday: 10am-11pm
Prices: 13 euros
ROBERTO CASAMONTI COLLECTION
until March 10, 2019
The ancient mansion of Palazzo Bartolini Salimbeni will welcome the selection of the works that Roberto Casamonti, in his long activity in the art world, has collected to constitute the main body of his collection.
The paintings and sculptures on display are the result of years of passionate research that give life to an assembly able to represent the exceptional historical and artistic evolution that crosses the whole of the twentieth century.
The collection of Italian and foreign works of art is divided into works by artists at the beginning of the twentieth century and until the early sixties with masterpieces by Fattori, Balla, Picasso, Leger, Chagall, Ernst, Kandinsky, Klein, Fontana, Castellani, Manzoni and numerous others.
Place and Time: Palazzo Bartolini Salimbeni, Piazza di Santa Trinita
From Wednesday to Sunday from 11.30 to 19.00 last admission 18.30
Prices: free admission by reservation