Foundations

Fondazione Giorgio Cini

The Fondazione Giorgio Cini is based in the monumental complex of the former Benedictine monastery of San Giorgio Maggiore, known for Palladian cloister, the Longhena library and Verde theatre.

The island is located right opposite Piazza San Marco and only a vaporetto stop away from there.

 

Contacts & Details
OPENING:
mon, tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

T: + 39 0412710211
M: segreteria@civitatrevenezie.it
W: Website

ADDRESS
Isola di San Giorgio Maggiore

ESTABLISHED
1951
Past Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Magdalena Abakanowicz: Crowd and Individual
Magdalena Abakanowicz (b. Falenty, 1930) is a Polish sculptor who often uses textile as her principal...
12 Apr 2015 - 02 Aug 2015
Exhibitions
Matthias Schaller. Das Meisterstück
The exhibition consists of a series of photographs by German artist Matthias Schaller. The subjects of...
07 May 2015 - 07 Jun 2015
Exhibitions
Enki Bilal. InBox
At the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Enki Bilal unveils a new installation: Inbox. This is a bold artistic...
08 May 2015 - 07 Jun 2015
Exhibitions
Liu Xiaodong. Painting as Shooting
This exhibition will be the first major European show to fully explore Liu Xiaodong‘s (b.1963,...
07 May 2015 - 02 Aug 2015
Exhibitions
Giovanni Manfredini: Stabat Mater Dolorosa
Born out of a story of human suffering, transfigured by art, Giovanni Manfredini‘s Stabat Mater...
08 May 2015 - 01 Sep 2015
Exhibitions
Imago Mundi: Map of the New Art
Luciano Benetton Collection is pleased to announce Imago Mundi: Map of the New Art, an exhibition of...
01 Sep 2015 - 01 Nov 2015
Exhibitions
Hans-Jochim Staude A European painter in twentieth century Florence
In the island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice inaugurates an event dedicated to the German painter...
18 Nov 2015 - 22 Nov 2015
Exhibitions
In Eleonora Duse’s Room. From Portrait to the icon: the charm of an actress through photography
A new set up for “In Eleonora Duse’s Room”, a space permanently dedicated to the memory...
18 Mar 2016 - 18 Dec 2016
Exhibitions
Lin Utzon: Cosmic Dance
The exhibition at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini in Venezia will consist of 100 paintings on paper 110 x 70...
26 May 2016 - 18 Sep 2016
Exhibitions
Robert Rauschenberg & Andy Warhol: “Us Silkscreeners…”
To coincide with the 57th Venice Biennale, Faurschou Foundation present two historically important exhibitions...
12 May 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
Exhibitions
Robert Rauschenberg: Late Series
To coincide with the 57th Venice Biennale, Faurschou Foundation present two historically important exhibitions...
12 May 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
Exhibitions
Alighiero Boetti: Minimum/Maximum
Fondazione Giorgio Cini presents in the Sala Carnelutti “Alighiero Boetti: Minimum/Maximum”,...
12 May 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
Exhibitions
Paul Mccarthy and Christian Lemmerz: New Media (Virtual Reality Art)
On the occasion of the 57th Venice Biennale and as part of the summer’s Faurschou Foundation presentation...
12 May 2017 - 27 Aug 2017
Exhibitions
Emilio Isgrò
The exhibition dedicated to Emilio Isgrò at Fondazione Giorgio Cini, collects pieces characterised...
13 Sep 2019 - 24 Nov 2019
Exhibitions
Burri la pittura, irriducibile presenza
Fondazione Giorgio Cini in Venice dedicates a major retrospective to Alberto Burri, in collaboration...
10 May 2019 - 28 Jul 2019