19 mai 2012

"Renaissance Venice: Drawings from the Morgan" @ The Morgan Library & Museum

  Giuseppe Porta, called Salviati (1520–1575), Bellerophon Killing the Chimera. Pen and brown ink, brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over black chalk, on blue paper faded to gray-brown; squared in red and black chalk. Gift of Janos Scholz. Photography: Graham S. Haber, 2012 NEW YORK, NY.- Beginning May 18, The Morgan Library & Museum will unveil an extraordinary exhibition of drawings and related material that brings to life the dynamic artistic and cultural milieu of fifteenth- and... [Lire la suite]
04 septembre 2011

"Palladio and His Legacy: A Transatlantic Journey" @ Carnegie Museum of Art

Engraved after Sebastiano Ricci, Conjectural portrait of Andrea Palladio, c. 1715, frontispiece from Giacomo Leoni, The Architecture of A. Palladio (1715–1720). Royal Institute of British Architects, British Architectural Library. PITTSBURGH, PA.- Italian Renaissance master Andrea Palladio (1508–1580) is considered one of the most influential architects of the last 500 years. From September 3 to December 31, Palladio and His Legacy: A Transatlantic Journey will be on view at the Heinz Architectural Center at Carnegie Museum of Art,... [Lire la suite]
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22 mai 2009

'Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy' @ Caixa Forum in Barcelona

A man touches one of the models included in the "Palladio, The Architect (1508-1580)", exhibition. EFE/Alberto Estévez BARCELONA.- Caixa Forum in Barcelona presents Palladio, The Architect (1508-1580), on view through September 6, 2009. Palladio was not only one of the greatest Italian architects; he was also a practitioner whose work has continued to resonate down five centuries. Active in Vicenza, Venice and the Veneto region, he crafted a new architectural language derived from classical sources yet shaped to... [Lire la suite]
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31 janvier 2009

"Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy" @ The Royal Academy of Arts

Paolo Veronese (1528-??88) Susanna and the Elders, c. 1585-??88, Oil on canvas, 140 x 280 cm, Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna LONDON.- The Royal Academy of Arts presents today Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy, the first exhibition devoted to Andrea Palladio (1508 – 1580) to be held in London for over 30 years; it will celebrate the quincentenary of his birth. Palladio was not only one of the greatest Italian architects; he was also a practitioner whose work has continued to resonate down five centuries. Active in... [Lire la suite]
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09 novembre 2008

"Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy" @ Royal Academy for 2009

Doménicos Theotokópoulos, known as El Greco (1541-1614), Portrait of Andrea Palladio, c. 1570-1575. Oil on canvas, 116 x 98 cm. Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen LONDON.- In 2009, the Royal Academy of Arts will be presenting the first exhibition devoted to Andrea Palladio (1508 – 1580) to be held in London for over 30 years; it will celebrate the quincentenary of his birth. Palladio was not only one of the greatest Italian architects; he was also a practitioner whose work has continued to resonate down five centuries. Active... [Lire la suite]
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22 septembre 2008

“Andrea Palladio 500”

Canaletto, Capriccio palladiano. Parma, Galleria Nazionale VICENZA.- This exhibition celebrating the 500th anniversary of Palladio’s birth tells the story of a remarkable life and attempts to solve a mystery: how did a humble miller’s son become the most renowned world architect in the last five centuries? The story is told in unique ‘film stills’, i.e. the works brought together from over eighty European museums and libraries by an international team of scholars from Italy, France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, and the... [Lire la suite]


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