Current exhibitions


From May 9, 2014 to April 30, 2015

This project was presented at the 2013 Venice Art Biennale and is now on show in the Museo del Merletto at Burano, the most fitting venue that shows the complexity of analogies and interactions between art and environment that inspired the work. [...] [...]

PORCELAIN from the collection of Marino Nani Mocenigo

From June 14, 2014 to May 4, 2015

The porcelain collection of Marino Nani Mocenigo will be displayed in the rooms of Ca’ Rezzonico. The exhibition will present 338 pieces produced by the most important manufactories of Europe [...] [...]

PER IL BENE DELLA PACE. Il lungo cammino verso l’Europa dalla pace di Bologna alla Dichiarazione dei diritti dell’uomo (1530-1789)

From October 25, 2014 to May 3, 2015

On the occasion of the Italian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (July 1 to December 31), the exhibition “Per il bene della Pace. Il lungo cammino verso l’Europa dalla pace di Bologna alla Dichiarazione dei diritti dell’uomo (1530-1789)” celebrates peace as the supreme value of European culture. Visit the exhibition set up in the Chamber of the Scrutinio by buying the entrance ticket of Palazzo Ducale. [...] [...]


From February 9 to August 30, 2015

The new open space and 7-metre-high ceiling of the Conterie will offer temporary exhibitions and events on the ground floor: the first of these, from February 9 to May 30, a heartfelt tribute to the magical sculptor of glass that was the Murano-born Luciano Vistosi. [...] [...]

HENRI ROUSSEAU. Archaic candour

From March 6 to July 5, 2015

Produced by 24 ORE Cultura – Gruppo 24 ORE the highly awaited exhibition about Henri Rousseau comes at Palazzo Ducale in Venice. Showing over one hundred works from the most important international institutions, the exhibition will guide the attention of the Doge’s Apartments visitors on the comparison between the “Douanier” and the great protagonists between late nineteenth century and the period the Vanguards,. The exhibition is organised with the special collaboration of the Musée d’Orsay and Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris and the patronage of the Soprintendenza per i Beni Architettonici e Paesaggistici di Venezia e Laguna. [...] [...]

VOLA ALTA PAROLA. The artist's book by Edizioni Colophon

From March 12 to April 19, 2015

At Ca’Pesaro on display from March 12th, a large selection from 103 artists books by Editions Colophon. An opportunity to rediscover the unique charm of the artist’s book, considered as a complex AND multifaceted work of art. [...] [...]

NEW OBJECTIVITY. Art in Germany at the time of the Weimar Republic 1919-1933

From May 1 to August 30, 2015

Almost thirty years after the rare presentations of some of the exponents of German New Objectivity in Italy, this exhibition offers the public to explore the themes that characterise the dominant artistic trends of the Weimar Republic, focusing on the social, cultural and economic consequences of modernity, after the First World War in Germany. Discover the exhibition at Museo Correr [...] [...]

THE PISANI MORETTA. History and collecting

From June 20 to October 19, 2015

The exhibition, thanks to the generous help of the heirs, puts together some precious paintings and objects belonging to the famous family of the Pisani Moretta to document the splendour and taste of some of the protagonists of 18th-century Venice. [...] [...]