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Izis exhibition in Florence

December 11, 2013
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The Izis exhibition in Florence, the “poet of photography,” is one of the great events currently scheduled at the Alinari National Museum. A fascinating work realized by one of the most unpredictable and extraordinary artists the world has ever known, capable of capturing, thanks to his camera, predicaments of reality rather dreamlike and full of wonder. Today we can admire a big part of his job thanks to the exhibition currently going on at the Museum of Photography, which will remain on the calendar until next January 6th, 2014. The Izis exhibition in Florence, in collaboration with the Ville de Paris, it will allow the public to discover the talent of the artist born in Lithuania, at Marijampole in 1911 and died in Paris in 1980.

Izis exhibition in Florence, the magic of photography

The Izis exhibition in Florence is curated by his son Manuel Bidermanas and by Armelle Canitrot, and it allows you to appreciate over 120 photographs besides the movie “Aperçus d’une vie” (Glimpses of life). A rare opportunity to finally know a great author, retrace the history and the intense activity, finding part of the reasons for his visionary in dream, a medicine to escape the torment of exile lived as a young man. The Izis exhibition in Florence is the exciting look on one of the greatest humanists, who more than any other he has crossed the boundaries between reality and dream, and that was better able to mix the profession of reporter with an extensive personal research.

Izis exhibition in Florence, useful info

The Izis exhibition in Florence also includes a series of side events designed by the Educational Department of the Alinari Foundation, such as many activities for families and young people. The public can visit it every day except on Wednesdays, from 10:00 to 18:30, by going to the MNAF located in Piazza Santa Maria Novella. An occasion not to miss not only for lovers of photography, but also for the general public, which will know the work of a great artist, capable of revealing extraordinary worlds through his art. The Hotel Brunelleschi, situated in Piazza Santa Elisabetta, awaits you for an unforgettable stay full of culture, relaxation and beauty, in a city made even more magical by Christmas atmosphere.

Izis exhibition in Florence for a dream holiday

Izis exhibition in Florence

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