7 Aug 2022

Metropolitan Sunday: 7 August 2022

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7August 2022
Free admission subject to availability

Sunday, August 7 returns on Metropolitan Sunday, day in which all residents of the Metropolitan City of Florence have the opportunity to enjoy the city museums free of charge.

Citizens can also take part in the numerous visits and activities scheduled in different places thanks to the support of GIOTTO, love brand of F.I.L.A. Fabbrica Italiana Lapis ed Affini, and Lucart.

Young people and adults are offered visits to the Fort of Belvedere, where you can admire two exhibitions dedicated to women artists: on the one hand the young and talented Rä di Martino with the personal Play It Again and on the other the exhibition Fotografe! presented and promoted by the Alinari Foundation for Photography and the Fondazione CR Firenze, in collaboration with the City of Florence.

You can also visit the Museo Novecento temporary exhibitions dedicated to Filippo De Pisis, Giulio Paolini and Luca Vitone and Corrado Cagli.



Journey into the twentieth century with Filippo De Pisis, Giulio Paolini, Luca Vitone

for whom: for young people and adults
opening hours: 3.00pm, 4.30pm

The visit allows you to better appreciate the exhibitions dedicated to three great Italian artists: Filippo De Pisis, Giulio Paolini and Luca Vitone. A real artistic journey of a hundred years, thanks to a rich and surprising game of references and plots: starting from the beautiful and deep still lifes of Filippo De Pisis, crossing the mysteries of the real, of time and art thanks to the sophisticated work of Giulio Paolini and arriving at the unpublished works of Luca Vitone, who inspired the two artists to give life to new site-specific, the participants will be able to grasp aspects of the art of the twentieth century and draw important insights for reflection on reality and its interpretation.


Visit to the Fort of Belvedere

for whom: for young people and adults
hours: 10.00am, 11.30am, 5.00pm, 6.30pm
duration: 1h15′

The visits allow to deepen the thought and work of the artist Rä di Martino, who with the exhibition Play it again offers to the general public videos and installations of playful depth for each of us, and to appreciate the works of great photographers, intertwining looks and outcomes of the twentieth century – taken from the Alinari collections – and creations of contemporary authors and leading to the discovery of the unpublished archive of the multifaceted Edith Arnaldi, in futurist art Rosa Rosà. The route also allows you to learn about the history and characteristics of the extraordinary military architecture of Forte di Belvedere.