What’s On

Once you’ve toured the Doge’s Palace, take a look at a few more select exhibitions, concerts, and other activities that might be of interest while you’re visiting.

City Museum Exhibitions:
HENRI ROUSSEAU: Archaic Candor

The delightful Douanier is the subject of an extraordinary event featuring over a hundred works from major international institutions, including about forty of the artist’s masterpieces and sixty works for comparison including friends and contemporaries Cezanne, Gaugin, Picasso amd Seurat. Enter from the Porta della Carta on the Piazza, not the riva.

Tickets €13, Daily; 9 - 7pm Sun-Thu, til 8pm Fri - Sat. Thru
Jul 05 2015

at the Palazzo Ducale
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City Museum Exhibitions:
GLASS from FINLAND: Masterpieces of the Bishofberger Collection

Celebrating the beauty of artistic glass, this exhibition features over 300 masterpieces by the most important Finnish designers of the 20th century thanks to an unprecedented loan of from the private Bischofberger Collection. Behind San Giorgio Maggiore, one stop on Line 2 from the Riva degli Schiavoni.

Le Stanze del Vetro is a Giorgio Cini Foundation project for the study and appreciation of 20c glass.

10-7pm, closed Wed. Thru
Aug 02 2015

at the San Giorgio Maggiore (behind the basilica)
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City Museum Exhibitions:
WEIMAR ART at the Correr

The first comprehensive show in Italy and the United States to explore the themes that characterize the dominant artistic trends of the post-war Weimar Republic, 1919-1933. Beckmann, Dix, Grosz, Sander, and more. €12; Daily 10am-7pm (discount for seniors, students, passes), opens May 1, thru
Aug 30 2015

at the Museo Correr, Piazza San Marco
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Art Exhibitions:
CHARLES POLLACK: A Retrospective

This exhibition documents Charles Pollock’s entire career, with most of the material being loaned by the Charles Pollock Archive, Paris, thanks to the Pollock family.

Entrance €7; opens Apr 22, closed Tues.
Sep 22 2015

at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection
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City Museum Exhibitions:
The 56th BIENNALE d'Arte: All the World's Futures

Opening May 9. The 56th International Art Exhibition, curated by Okwui Enwezor. 136 artists, 89 national participations the Giardini and Arsenale and throughout the city, 44 collateral exhibitions (free) in palaces and spaces throughout the city rarely accessible otherwise. Guided tours available.

Tickets €25, €30 two-day passes; closed Mondays. Closes
Nov 22 2015

at the Giardini, Arsenale, collateral venues
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Concerts:
GRIMANI + ACCADEMIA
Don't forget about the combined ticket to the Accademia and the Palazzo Grimani, only €9.
Dec 31 2015

at the Palazzo Grimani & Galleria Accademia
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