Last month we gave you a comprehensive guide to Florence’s major monuments and museums. This edition here is the definitive list of city’s contemporary museums and galleries. More fervent and friskier than you could ever imagine.
This creative hub, situated in the heart of the Oltrarno, is dedicated to exhibitions, artist residencies and events of all art mediums.
Via dei Serragli 79r; Hours vary depending on exhibitions and events
Aria Art Gallery
Its permanent collection contains works by contemporary greats, such as Rodin, Modigliani and Warhol. Nestled in an historical garden in the heart of the city.
Borgo Santi Apostoli 40 – Tel. 055 216150; Mon – Sat: 10:30am – 1:30pm & 3:30pm – 7:30pm; Sunday by appointment
BASE – Progetti per l’Arte
A non-profit space by artists for artists, attracting all those looking to explore the many interesting aspects of the art of today.
Via San Niccolò 18r – Tel. 329 2298348; Mon – Sat: 6pm – 8pm; 24/7 visibility as a window space
Biagiotti Arte Contemporanea
The gallery turned non-profit highlights emerging contemporary artists of all mediums, with a focus on exploring methodologies that the newest generations of artists adhere to.
Via delle Belle Donne 39r – Tel. 055 214757; Tues – Fri: 3pm – 7pm; or by appointment