May 17th, 2022 Some Grief Shows Much of Love: A Story of Contrasts
Franco Zeffirelli’s 1968 masterpiece of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet has much it can teach us today. Lingering in the space between extremes, he reveals the way light is shrouded by darkness, and love is sprung from hate. Zeffirelli handles these sharp contrasts deftly as he exposes the knife’s edge that separates reason from passion, and
November 16th, 2021 Heart Project
Heart Project is the solo exhibition by Rosita D’Agrosa (Polla, Salerno, 1989) that inaugurates a new season at the LdM Gallery. The exhibition, which takes its name from the homonymous series of works on display, offers the opportunity to open a door into the private world of this young artist who has transformed ordinary life,
September 10th, 2020 The Arno’s Ancient Green Is Holy Not Color by Joel Werring
In Spring 2020, the LdM Gallery should have hosted visiting artist Joel Werring, professor at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. Although we could not physically host the exhibition for obvious reasons, at the start of this academic year, we wish to celebrate the work he accomplished during the lockdown (February-May 2020) while looking forward to meeting Joel and his family again.
February 18th, 2020 SUPPER, SLEEP, AND SORROW
SUPPER, SLEEP AND SORROW is an exhibition dedicated to the work of Sikelela Owen that grapples with communal sharing, faded histories and rest.
December 20th, 2019 IMAGO
IMAGO originates from an open call launched at the beginning of Fall 2019 Semester to all the LdM Photography students.
December 20th, 2019 GEOMETREE
GEOMETREE is a collection of graphic design posters, developed between Fall 2018 and Fall 2019 by Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici’s Graphic Design students.
September 19th, 2019 Ghosting
GHOSTING collects the works of five emergent artists, and it has been organized in collaboration with Associazione Culturale Forme.
September 19th, 2019 Perpetual Adage
PERPETUAL ADAGE collects the main works of LdM Alumnus and visual artist, Alexander Salazar. The artworks reflect upon the concepts of time and transformation.
August 1st, 2019 New courses in partnership with Fondazione Franco Zeffirelli
For the Academic Year 2019-2020 the LdM-Fondazione Zeffirelli partnership has expanded, resulting in new interdisciplinary courses offered at LdM Florence in the fields of Performing Arts, Literature, Media Arts and Studies and more.
June 10th, 2019 VIRTUALITY – Images from a pixelated reality
VIRTUALITY collects the main works of a LdM Alumna, Lovisa Rönngren. The main theme is exploring the way reality is shaped by online information and interaction.