Genoa in the time of Rubens: a gaze towards the East

Elisabetta Raffo's picture
November 11, 2022 to February 12, 2023
Subject Fields: 
Art, Art History & Visual Studies, European History / Studies, Fine Arts, Islamic History / Studies, Italian History / Studies

Two extraordinary exhibitions in Italy, Genoa, Musei di Strada Nuova:
With the collaboration of the Bruschettini Foundation for Islamic and Asian Art

The Magnificent Sanguszko CarpetsSixteenth Century Kerman Persia
Curated by Michael Franses
PALAZZO ROSSO Via Garibaldi, 18

Persian Figures. Rubens, the Genoese and Safavid Figural Art 
PALAZZO BIANCO Via Garibaldi, 11
Curated by Loredana Pessa

The exhibitions are part of the project Genova per Rubens. A Network, born with the exhibition Rubens a Genova, curated by Nils Büttner and Anna Orlando (Genoa, Palazzo Ducale, 6 October 2022 - 22 January 2023)

11 November 2022 – 12 February 2023
Tuesday to Friday: 09.00-18.30
Saturday and Sunday: 09.30-18.30
Closed on Monday, Christmas and New Year’s Day

Colloquium: 10-11 February 2023 organized by HALI
Kerman carpets of the Safavid Period 1501-1736 
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Contact Info: 

Elisabetta Raffo
Director | The Bruschettini Foundation for Islamic and Asian Art
Via della Sirena 8 | 16145 Genova | Italy
Tel. (+39) 334 8498650