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April 24, 2017

Tapestries on display at the Palazzo Pitti

A new museum is in the works for Florence. From April 25 to May 21, the Sala Bianca in the Palazzo Pitti is hosting three pieces from their extensive and varied collection of tapestries as a preview of the soon-to-be-established Museum of Tapestries, destined to go where the closed Museum of Carriages is currently located. […]
March 27, 2017

WOMAN POWER on display at Palazzo Pitti

It’s the first exhibition in Italy by the “painter” (as she wanted to be called), MARIA LASSNIG, a pioneering Austrian artist in the feminist movement within visual arts.   One of the most important artists of the second half of the 20th century, Maria Lassnig (1919-2014) earned recognition for her role in this artistic era […]
January 5, 2017

Fashion in Florence exhibition at Palazzo Pitti

Historic photography archive Archivio Foto Locchi extends its treasures with exhibition titled Fashion in Florence through the lens of Archivio Foto Locchi.
January 2, 2017

Pitti preview: Paul Smith, Pitti Palace and La Pergola

From January 10 to 13, the Tuscan capital will take a dynamic approach to fashion with the theme of dance for the 91st Pitti fashion fair.
December 13, 2016

White Room to reopen at the Pitti Palace

The Sala Bianca will resume its role as a launch pad of Florentine fashion as Stefano Ricci will holds a show to mark his label’s 45th anniversary.
June 27, 2016

Karl Lagerfeld at Palazzo Pitti

  Video for LdM News, a video publishing project of the Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici
March 9, 2016

“Baby Pit Stop” at Pitti Palace

The Pitti Palace complex recently opened two new “Baby Pit Stop” spaces within its basement level restroom area
January 13, 2016

Pitti Immagine: January 2016

photo © Marco Badiani / The Florentine   The winter editions of the Pitti Immagine fashion shows will run until January 29, bringing fashion buyers, journalists, models and designers to Florence’s Fortezza da Basso. The theme for the fall/winter trade event is ‘Pitti Generations,’ focused on agelessness and the overlap of eras in fashion.   The […]
November 5, 2015

Firenze Capitale 1865-2015 exhibition at Palazzo Pitti

  The Gallery of Modern Art at Palazzo Pitti is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Florence as the former capital of Italy with an exhibition titled Firenze Capitale 1865-2015. The Gifts and Collections of the King.   The exhibition spotlights King Vittorio Emanuele II, in particular his sojourn in the Florentine palace, which in 1865 became the […]
October 23, 2015

Rigour and Grace exhibition at Pitti

  A treasure trove of restored art is on display in the Palatine Chapel, located within the Pitti Palace’s Silver Museum. Until May 17, 2016, the exhibition Rigour and Grace: The Society of San Benedetto Bianco in 17th-century Florence allows visitors a rare glimpse of a holy space and artworks. Agostino Melissi, (?1615/16 circa – […]