EVENTS

Florence: 'Bill Viola. Electronic Renaissance

From 10 March 2017 to 23 July 2017

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Exhibitions & Art

From March 10th to July 23rd the city-central located Palazzo Strozzi houses ‘Bill Viola. Electronic Renaissance', an enthralling exhibition where Viola - one of the pioneers of video art - combines in bold contrast paintings and sculptures from the Renaissance with video installations inspired..

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Pistoia: In Collodi 'Pinocchio comes from the fairy tale'

From 16 September 2016 to 31 May 2017

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Exhibitions & Art

'Pinocchio comes from the fairytale': not to worry, no reversal from the marionette! It is simply the name of the exhibition that will take place at the Collodi Park in Pescia (Pistoia), open to the public until May 31st 2017.Aldo Fallai, Tuscan internationally renowned photographer and creator -..

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Pistoia: Pistoia Italian Capital of Culture 2017

From 01 January 2017 to 31 December 2017

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Exhibitions & Art

Pistoia has made it! Beating its dignified rivals, including cities like Spoleto, Ercolano and Parma, Pistoia has won the title of Capital of Culture 2017. What does this mean? Each year, the Ministry of Culture, Heritage and Tourism (MIBACT) selects one city as part of an initiative to support,..

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Florence: Palio of Fucecchio

21 May 2017

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Folklore

Fucecchio, a town in Southern Valdarno near Florence, will hold the traditional Palio di Fucecchio at the ‘Buca d'Andrea' on May 21st. It is a historical reconstruction of a dispute which occurred in 1200. The horse race, which is held every year on the third Sunday of May, along with the..

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