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Current Exhibitions

Carsten Egevang, East Greenland, Scoresbysund (2016)

The Arctic. The Final Frontier

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The exhibition The Arctic. The Final Frontier (Artico. Ultima Frontiera) at Casa dei Tre Oci in Venice examines from three different points of view the huge area of the planet that includes Greenland, Siberia and Iceland, as well as the life of the Inuit people, … [read more]

Museums

Casa dei Tre Oci in Venice

Casa dei Tre Oci

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Casa dei Tre Oci (House of Three Eyes in Venetian dialect) is a three-floor gallery dedicated to photography, situated on the island of Giudecca. The house was conceived between 1912 and 1913 by the painter Mario de Maria (1852-1924) who made it his home in … [read more]

Doge's Palace in Venice

Doge’s Palace

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The Doge’s Palace (Palazzo Ducale) in Venice is a unique example of Venetian Gothic architecture and one of the city’s main landmarks. Sitting at the political heart of Venice for most of the Republic’s existence, the building played a vital role in the daily life … [read more]

Gallerie dell'Accademia in Venice

Gallerie dell’Accademia

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The Gallerie dell’Accademia (Accademia Galleries) in Venice is one of the great museums of the world and has one of the finest collections of Venetian art. The museum is situated on the south side of the Grand Canal, in the Sestiere Dorsoduro district, at the … [read more]

Murano Glass Museum in Venice

Murano Glass Museum

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The Murano Glass Museum (Museo del Vetro in Italian) is a museum on the history of glass, including the world-famous Murano glass and is situated on the island of Murano, just north of Venice. The museum is set within the Gothic-style Palazzo Giustinian, once the … [read more]

Museo Correr in Venice

Museo Correr

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The Museo Correr in Venice offers a fascinating insight into Venetian art, history and culture. The museum originated with the collection that Teodoro Correr bequeathed to the city in 1830. A keen art collector and coming from a noble Venetian family, Correr dedicated much of … [read more]

Palazzo Cini Gallery in Venice

Palazzo Cini Gallery

The Palazzo Cini Gallery is a museum house in Venice, located between the Accademia Galleries and the Peggy Guggenheim Collection. The former residence of Vittorio Cini (1885–1977) – an Italian industrialist and philanthropist – this 16th-century gothic-style palazzo contains a significant part of his impressive … [read more]

Palazzo Grassi in Venice

Palazzo Grassi

Palazzo Grassi in Venice is an imposing contemporary art museum overlooking the Grand Canal. The Palazzo presents major temporary exhibitions, some of which are based in whole or in part on the Pinault Collection, one of the largest collections of contemporary art in the world. … [read more]

Punta della Dogana in Venice

Punta della Dogana

The Punta della Dogana is a contemporary art museum in Venice that exhibits artworks from the François Pinault Foundation, one of the largest collections of contemporary art in the world. Occupying a triangular tongue of land where the Grand Canal meets the Giudecca Canal, the … [read more]

Saint Mark's Basilica in Venice

Saint Mark’s Basilica & Museum

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Saint Mark’s Basilica (Basilica di San Marco) in Venice is the most famous of the city’s churches and one of the best known examples of Italo-Byzantine architecture. Situated at the eastern end of Saint Mark’s Square (Piazza San Marco), next to the Doge’s Palace, originally … [read more]