Dawn of a Nation

From Guttuso to Fontana and Schifano

Palazzo Strozzi at the Oblate and in Municipal Florence’s Libraries

Palazzo Strozzi organises exhibition presentations and family workshops in conjunction with the Biblioteca delle Oblate and other libraries in the city. To mark Dawn of a Nation exhibition the libraries will be hosting conferences exploring the exhibition in greater depth and a cycle of activities for families with children aged 5 to 10 entitled Take Part in Art, urging children to discover the different techniques and languages of contemporary art.

Admission to all events is free of charge while places last.



Tuesday 20 March, 18.30
Biblioteca delle Oblate (Firenze, via dell’Oriuolo 24)
by Arturo Galansino and Ludovica Sebregondi
Admission free while places last

Friday 20 April, 17.00
Biblioteca Comunale Mario Luzi (Firenze, via Ugo Schiff 8)
by Martino Margheri
Admission free while places last

Thursday 10 May, 17.00
BiblioteCaNova Isolotto (Firenze, via Chiusi 3/4)
by Alessio Bertini
Admission free while places last

Tuesday 5 June, 17.00
Biblioteca Thouar (Firenze, Piazza Tasso 3)
by Ludovica Sebregondi
Admission free while places last




BiblioteCaNova Isolotto (Florence, Via Chiusi 3/4):
Saturday 7 April, 16.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 710834

Biblioteca delle Oblate – Kids’ Section (Florence, Via Dell’Oriuolo, 26):
Saturday 14 April, 11.00
Saturday 12 May, 11.00
Saturday 26 May, 11.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 2616512

Biblioteca dell’Orticoltura (Florence, via Vittorio Emanuele II, 4; via Bolognese, 17):
Saturday 21 April, 16.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 4627142

Biblioteca Comunale Lastra a Signa (Lastra a Signa FI, Via Palmiro Togliatti, 37):
Saturday 28 April, ore 11.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 3270122

Biblioteca Pietro Thouar (Florence, Piazza Tasso 3):
5 May, 16.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 2398740

Biblioteca Tiziano Terzani (Campi Bisenzio FI, Via di Limite, 15)
Thursday 17 May, 17.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 8959600

Biblioteca Civica di Scandicci (Scandicci FI, Via Roma, 38/a)
Saturday 19 May, 16.00
Reservations: tel. +39 055 7591863



For further information, please e-mail us at: edu@palazzostrozzi.org

The challenge facing the Fondazione from the outset has been to bring international quality exhibition and cultural events to Florence and Tuscany.

On the palazzo’s Piano Nobile and in the Strozzina area the Fondazione organises art exhibitions ranging from the art of the ancient world via the Renaissance to the modern and contemporary era.

From: 16 March 2018
To: 22 July 2018


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