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Fiera del Carnevale di Venezia 2014

Event within the event is repeated in Venice the great event with the Fair Carnival: an event that combines the charm of the Venetian event even more famous shopping and entertainment.
The Exhibition of the Venice Carnival is presented as an event mask fun and original, which will be in the Grand Theatre in Piazza San Marco a point of interest for the general public.
Stages will be reserved for those who want exclusive access to the Grand Theatre, seating privileged to admire the performances and also around the festival, including parades of floats, games and competitions dedicated to the best carnival masks.

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Leonardo Da Vinci. L’uomo, La Natura, La Scienza

From 1 September to 1 December 2013 in Venice

Venice is hosting an exhibition of great interest, focused on the man who probably best embodies all the virtues of human intelligence: Leonardo da Vinci.

The exhibition “Leonardo Da Vinci. Man, Nature, Science, “by the Director of the Cabinet of Drawings of the Venetian Accademia Annalisa Perissa will be open to the public, in the Accademia Gallery, from September 1 to December 1, 2013.

The exhibition is built around the exceptional group of autograph sheets of the master of Vinci, preserved in the Venetian collection since 1822, 25 graphic works, usually never visible to the public, which have been exhibited at galleries all together one last time in 1980 .

Among them stands out the famous study of human proportions, known as the Vitruvian Man, a superb interpenetration between art and science, the result of a synthesis unsurpassed harmonic representation, which has become a symbol of classical perfection of body and mind, human and divine, a microcosm a human scale which is the reflection of the entire cosmos.


Venice Film Festival

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August 28 to September 7, 2013 in Venice
 
A great classic turns 70: the International Exhibition of the Venice Film Festival is approaching the seventh decade with the usual baggage of expectations, previews and worldliness.
 
The 70. Venice International Film Festival, organized by La Biennale di Venezia, will be held at the Lido di Venezia from August 28 to September 7, 2013, directed by Alberto Barbera.
 
The Festival wants to promote the knowledge of international cinema in all its forms of art, entertainment and as an industry, in a spirit of freedom and dialogue. The Show retrospectives and homages to major figures as a contribution to a better knowledge of the history of cinema.
 
Gravity, the new, highly anticipated movie directed by Alfonso Cuarón, starring Sandra Bullock and George Clooney, opens the exhibition.


Nights of Art

July 30 to September 1, 2013 in Padua

Padua is home to “Notturni d’Arte 2013”: a series of initiatives that present to the public the story of the origins of the ancient civilizations of the Venetians.

Tours led by art historians and experts in the area and enlivened by performances and literary readings will lead visitors to the knowledge of ancient Venetians through the discoveries during the centuries from the ground, still prodigal of surprises, and the most significant places of Roman Padua and Early Christian age.

Among the places included in the 2013 program are the Venetkens Show at the Palazzo della Ragione, the archaeological area of ​​Maldura Palace, the Roman amphitheater, the Museum of archaeological science and art of the Department of Antiquity, University of Padova, the Shrine of st. Prosdocimus in the Basilica of st. Justina, the St. Nicholas Church. Sofia and the Cathedral.

At the closing night on September 1, the Civic Wind Orchestra of Padua organizes a concert at the Castle Carrara.