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January 11, 2018

Pitti Uomo 93: in pictures

The premier menswear trade fair Pitti Immagine Uomo returns to the Fortezza da Basso for four days of sealed-off-to-the-public fashion.
January 8, 2018

Another side of Roberto Capucci in Palazzo Pitti

As the 93rd edition of menswear fair Pitti Immagine Uomo gets underway, a new Palazzo Pitti exhibition pays tribute to one of Italy’s master fashion designers, Rome-born Roberto Capucci. Opening on January 9, Dionysian Capucci: Sketches for the Theatre brings together 72 of the designer’s large format drawings in the Andito degli Angiolini. Visitors familiar […]

The Florentine Guide to Pitti Uomo 93

In Florence for Pitti Uomo 93? Get The Only Guide You Need to the Fashion Week You Love, brought to you by The Florentine. 
December 19, 2017

Traces exhibition at Palazzo Pitti

Traces. Artful dialogues at Palazzo Pitti’s Museum of Fashion and Costume is not your usual winter fashion-forward exhibition.
November 6, 2017

Leopoldo de’ Medici’s collecting at Palazzo Pitti

A new exhibition in Palazzo Pitti’s Treasury of the Grand Dukes (Silver Museum) shines the spotlight on Cardinal Leopoldo de’ Medici (Florence, 1617-1675) and his enthusiastic patronage of the arts.   Opening November 7, Leopoldo de’ Medici: Prince of the Collectors marks the 400th anniversary of Leopoldo’s birth and aims not only to showcase key […]
September 18, 2017

Anton Raphael Mengs at Palazzo Pitti

An exhibition has opened at Palazzo Pitti, showcasing a high-value purchase made in 2016: a painting by German Bohemian artist Anton Raphael Mengs.
June 27, 2017

Paying homage to the Grand Dukes at Palazzo Pitti

The Tesoro dei Granduchi at Palazzo Pitti launched Homage to the Grand Duke: Memories of Silver Plates, on the Feast Day of Saint John the Baptist, Florence’s patron saint. Running until September 24, 2017, the exhibition highlights a collection of silver plates carried out by some of the most significant Roman artists of the 17th and 18th centuries, […]
June 15, 2017

5 reasons why Pitti Uomo is sustainable

At Pitti Uomo, how does sustainability fits into the world of menswear and the future of the fashion industry?
June 14, 2017

Handle without care: Pitti Uomo 92

"Handle without care" is a slogan that fits like a fashionable glove to Florence's fashion week, Pitti Uomo. Marco Badiani shoots the nonexistent breeze at Fortezza da Basso.
June 13, 2017

Pitti Uomo 92 kicks off with SONICS performance

Pitti Uomo, the international menswear fair par excellence, begins today at the Fortezza da Basso, but most shows and parties are closed to the public. Last night, however, the public got in on all the pageantry with a performance by Italian acrobatic troupe SONICS in piazza Pitti. Titled “Meraviglia Water and Flames” and sponsored by the Centro […]