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October 19, 2017

Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

VISIONARY/Radical Utopias October 20-January 21, 2018 CCC Strozzina, piazza Strozzi, Florence Get schooled on the radical architectural movement in Florence of the 1960s and 1970s, a machine oiled by political upheaval, pop culture and psychedelia. The undercroft of Palazzo Strozzi shines the spotlight on the revolutionary work of groups and figures including Archizoom, Remo Buti, […]
October 13, 2017

Adrian Paci to exhibit in Florence

Movement and migration key themes for the artist
October 12, 2017

LEGO model of Florence cathedral to be made

20,000 LEGO bricks from all over the world will be used to make the first ever large-scale LEGO model of Florence Cathedral and the Baptistery.

Michelangelo film to be shot in Florence

On October 16, 2017, piazza della Signoria will turn into a film set for one day for a movie on Michelangelo directed by Russian Andrei Konchalovsky. 
October 11, 2017

Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

DANCE/La Democrazia del Corpo Until December 30 CANGO, via Santa Maria 25, and various venues in Florence To paraphrase Dana Gould, our bodies all enter this world in the same way. They may not be equalizers, but they help us empathize: celebrate these democratic instruments and their many capabilities at the Virgilio Sieni dance and […]
October 10, 2017

BallereTTe opens new store in Florence

Bubblegum pink, lemon-drop yellow, ribboned with licorice-black straps: BallereTTe’s candy-colored ballet flats have won fans in Rome and Milan, and now it’s Florence’s turn.     Entering BallereTTe’s new flagship store, situated a short distance from the Duomo in via de’ Martelli 34/r, feels like stepping into Cinderella’s walk-in wardrobe after a particularly favourable encounter […]

One millennial’s guide to aperitivo in Florence

One millennial’s guide to four aperitivo spots in Florence that offer a little of everything for a millennial’s 10-euro budget.
October 6, 2017

A Room with a View reunion in Florence

  It’s the film that launched a thousand love affairs with Florence: director James Ivory’s Oscar-winning adaptation of E.M. Forster’s 1908 novel A Room with a View, set between Italy and England, celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Cinema Odeon hosted a gala night screening on October 5 to mark the occasion, with Ivory and cast members […]
October 5, 2017

Your Thursday forecast: best events in Florence

MOVEMENT/Sonic Somatic October 5-8 Centro Commerciale Novoli, Florence Sonic Somatic returns to rock the suburbs this year with its first-ever edition outside the historic center, set to take place in the San Donato/Novoli area, particularly its standout shopping complex. This hybrid visual art-contemporary sound festival places the human body at the center of its performances […]
October 4, 2017

City of Florence introduces community police program

100 officers distributed for neighborhood duties