Istituto Italiano di Cultura / Italian Cultural Institute in New York
686 Park Ave, New York
Monday - Friday: 10 am - 1 pm/2 - 4 pm
Canova e la Danza
May 23-Jun 28
The exhibition ''Canova e la Danza'' presents sixteen tempera paintings, made between 1799 and 1806, by the great Italian artist Antonio Canova, a premier for the American public, and on view again for the first time following their recent restoration. The paintings are a loan from the Gipsoteca e Museo Canova, in Possagno and the exhibit is curated by Mario Guderzo, director of the Museum. Opening Reception: Wed, May 23, 6-8pm.