Art Night Venice returns once again: the magic of the White Night in the lagoon.
On the 21st of June
, for the beginning of Summer, Venice
will light up with more than 400 free events
and from 6pm about one hundred cultural institutions
will open their doors to the public for free. The occasion is Art Night 2014
. During the suggestive initiative organized by the Ca' Foscari University in collaboration with the City of Venice
, several museums, art galleries, palazzi and institutions
will offer a wide range of guided tours, concerts and performances.
The Art Night begins at 6pm in the courtyard of Ca' Foscari with “Family Dress
”, a coloured performance presented by MALIPARMI
, partner of this edition. A lively mosaic made by 30 dresses will move and dance among the public and will continue their ways through the narrow calli of Venice accompanied by musicians. The Art Night will also see the special participation of Nico Vascellari
, one of the most important artists of visual art in the Italian scenery, who will liven up the night together with his group Ninos du Brasil
and Carlos Casas
, Spanish video artist. You will have the opportunity to appreciate the first preview of the new album “Novos Misterios
”, the appointment is at 22.30, once again at Ca' Foscari.
Many other significant events and chances should be mentioned. On the occasion the visit of Peggy Guggenheim Collection
is free from 6pm offering you free guided tours, too. Free entrance also to the exhibition LE STANZE DEL VETRO
at Giorgio Cini Foundation
, the suggestive VEDOVA IN TONDO
at Vedova Foundation, ART OR SOUND
at Prada Foundation, the exhibitions of Pinault Foundation held in Palazzo Grassi
and Punta della Dogana
, the beautiful Negozio Olivetti In St. Mark's Square designed by Carlo Scarpa and much more, unique events to join in.