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January 13, 2022

Pitti Uomo winter edition resumes business

A cold wind was blowing between the spheres this morning as Pitti Uomo resumed business at the Fortezza da Basso.     While Omicron has invariably reduced international participation at the world’s leading menswear trade event, creativity was fully flowing at the stands, as too was the fervent desire to attend and move forward. Active […]
January 3, 2022

Museum of Russian Icons opens at Palazzo Pitti

A collection of Russian religious art is now on permanent display at Palazzo Pitti.         The 78 icons were gathered in eighteenth-century Florence by the Medici and Lorraine families and represent the oldest collection of their kind in the world outside Russia. Four spacious ground-floor rooms vaunting seventeenth-century frescoes have been repurposed […]
July 28, 2021

The scent of Pitti: interview with Raffaello Napoleone

For Destination Florence Magazine, we speak with Raffaello Napoleone, Chief Executive of Pitti Immagine, about the first Pitti Immagine trade fair to be held in Florence since the pandemic struck.             The streets of the city fill with scent during Pitti…   It’s true! During Pitti, Florence emanates a stylish scent, […]
April 7, 2021

Giulia Peyrone’s public installation in piazza de’ Pitti

The work by Giulia Peyrone makes use of construction grade textiles and specialized printers to create a distinctive artwork within footsteps of Palazzo Pitti.
October 27, 2020

Raphael at Palazzo Pitti

The display documents the extensive restoration undertaken by the Opificio delle Pietre Dure.
September 24, 2020

Autumn 2020 exhibitions at the Uffizi and Palazzo Pitti

The autumn looks bright at the Uffizi Galleries with three inspiring exhibitions focusing on Raphael and the restoration of the portrait of Pope Leo X, a look at the role of women in Ancient Rome, and the enlightenment of science in Joseph Wright of Derby’s painting An Experiment on a Bird in the Air Pump. […]
August 24, 2020

First 3D scan of Palazzo Pitti underway

The architectural survey is expected to take two years to complete
January 8, 2020

Pitti Uomo 97: In Pictures

Pitti Uomo is back in town from January 7 to 10.   Highlights include the opening of Polimoda’s striking third headquarters at Manifattura Tabacchi, the presentation of the Fiskars by Maria Korkeila capsule collection at Palazzo Pucci, Jil Sander‘s runway show at Santa Maria Novella, the 75th anniversary of luxury menswear brand Brioni, the global […]
September 23, 2019

Medici bronze sculpture at Palazzo Pitti

The exhibition features the Giambologna's rarely exhibited "Bathing Venus".
September 2, 2019

Russian Rooms to open at Palazzo Pitti

Schmidt also announced the opening of the Palatine Chapel.