THE LAST SUPPER BY LEONARDO DA VINCI: 5 THINGS TO KNOW
The Last Supper is a work which, together with The Mona Lisa, has entered the collective consciousness, and in fact when you hear about the Last Supper, Leonardo da Vinci’s work comes to your mind immediately.
But what do we actually know about this work?
Here are 5 things you have to know about The Last Supper.
TELL ME WHERE YOU GO AND I WILL TELL YOU WHAT TO SEE
This is the section dedicated to art cities and to everything you can do and see in Vicenza.
My aim is to help you to plan your next trip, in order to simplify your search for information.
All you have to do is click on your next destination to read all my suggestions.
Vicenza e dintorni: la Rotonda di Palladio (italian post)
Palazzo Barbarano – Palladio Museum (italian post)
Palazzo Leoni Montanari (italian post)
Palazzo Chiericati – Pinacoteca civica di Vicenza (italian post)
Events and Exhibitions
Current and upcoming exhibitions
Van Gogh in Italy
7 october 2017 – 8 april 2018 (Basilica Palladiana)
Places of cultural interest
The Palladian villas are included in the World Heritage list
Il Teatro Olimpico di Vicenza (italian post)
La Basilica Palladiana (italian post)
EXHIBITIONS 2017: EXHIBITIONS YOU CAN’T MISS IN SEPTEMBER
A list of exhibitions you can’t miss in September 2017.
Old exhibitions and new exhibitions, shows that I’ve seen, and I want to see exhibitions.
Aspect to read your opinions in the comments and reviews on the exhibitions you have seen and the shows that you recommended and which are not in this list;-)
HISTORY OF COSTUME STARTING FROM A MASTERPIECE BY GIORGIONE
The Castelfranco Madonna, Giorgione’s masterpiece, will be the starting point for an exhibition illustrating the history of costume and fabric.
The exhibition entitled “The textures of Giorgione” will start from the rooms of the Museo Casa Giorgione (Giorgione House Museum) and will continue outside, in different sites of the town of Castelfranco.
Of course this is an art exhibition, but is dedicated especially to the history of costume and fabric. Because it’s starting from Giorgione’s masterpiece that you can understand that nothing is as it seems, and textures, meant as fabrics, are symbols but also messages that the characters portrayed by great artists wanted to imprint on our eyes and mind.
READ ALSO: Exhibitions in Italy in 2017.