VAN GOGH & THE CURSED: Exhibition Van Gogh Florence 2019

The exposition develops like a 60-minute digital story, through the multi-projection of 360 degrees of high-definition images and the diffusion in Dolby HD of an exciting original soundtrack.
The Exhibition Van Gogh Florence 2019 aims to emotionally involve the public in the controversial human and artistic story of Vincent v an Gogh, one of the most famous and beloved artists of all time.

 Exhibition Van Gogh Florence 2019

Together with Van Gogh, the artists included in the exhibition are: Paul Cézanne (Aix-en-Provence 1839 – Aix-en-Provence 1906), Paul Gauguin (Paris 1848 – Hiva Oa 1903), Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec (Albi 1864 – Saint-André-du-Bois 1901), Chaïm Soutine (Smilovi is 1893 – Paris 1942) and the Tuscan Amedeo Modigliani (Livorno 1884 – Paris 1920).

In addition to these will also appear works by other contemporary artists who with their works have contributed to the representation of the Paris of the time.
Immersive and experiential the Van Gogh 2019 Exhibition in Florence meets the changing needs, habits and attitudes of the public in the third millennium.
The multimedia experience enriches an educational / introductory section with infographics and monitors, the posts with the Oculus to experiment the 3D virtual reality of a sensorial journey inside some famous paintings and the enveloping kaleidoscope of images of the “hall of mirrors” “, placed in the immersive room, which for the first time arrives in Florence after having collected a great success in Rome with Klimt Experience and now is doing the same with Inside Magritte in Milan. Exhibition Van Gogh 2019 in Florence.  Exhibition Van Gogh Florence 2019

5 trivia about Vincent van Gogh

Mostra Van Gogh 2019 a Firenze1. Vincent van Gogh (1853-1890), despite having made more than 800 paintings, started painting only after the thirty years . His best known works are those made between 1888 and 1890, the year of his death. 
2. It seems that throughout the career van Gogh has sold only one painting .

3. Before becoming a painter, van Gogh was a fervent preacher. In fact, in 1879 he went to preach the Gospel to the miners of the mines of Belgium, living with them in poverty. He was so obsessed with his task that those responsible for the School of Evangelization in Brussels, frightened by that excessive fervor that threatened to lead to fanaticism, revoked him.

4. Everyone knows that Van Gogh cut off his ear and delivered it as a gift to a prostitute, Rachel, of he was enamored but seemed to prefer his friend Gauguin. Some say, however, that it was Gauguin himself who injured his friend’s ear with a razor during a fight. 
5. Also on the death of van Gogh there are many doubts . The story says that the painter committed suicide with a shotgun, but many scholars questioned this version, arguing that it was not the artist who fired.

Santo Stefano al Ponte: multimedia exposition Van Gogh&the Cursed

WHEREChiesa Santo Stefano al Ponte |  Piazza di Santo Stefano


Dal 06/12/2018 al 31/03/2019
Everyday 10 – 19.30; ticket office closes at 18.30


Adults: € 13 Students Over 65: € 10 from 5 to 12 years old: € 8 Under 5: free

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