Category: LdM Florence

May 15th, 2023 Inside Out – LdM Gallery

FROM SATURDAY, MAY 13 UNTIL THURSDAY MAY 18 4:00pm – 7:00pm INSIDE OUT LdM Jewelry Design Department End-of-term Exhibition 2023 In search of Self-expression through Ancient and Modern techniques. Featuring a selection of works from the Jewelry Design Department: CURATED BY: DEPARTMENT SUPERVISOR YOKO SHIMIZU SELECTED BY: ELISA DEVAL  INSIDE OUT LdM Jewelry Design Department End-of-term Exhibition 2023 

May 10th, 2023 Art in the Square 2023

SATURDAY, MAY 13, 2023 11:00am – 6:00pm Art in the Square is the annual event of Istituto Lorenzo de’ Medici, a public celebration of the artistic achievements of our students, featuring an exciting range of artworks selected by a panel of experts, including paintings, drawings, printmaking, sculptures, mixed media works, photography, graphic design, architecture, interior

March 6th, 2023 Francesco Lauretta – The Bathers

About THE BATHERS: Francesco Lauretta is an artist and a painter. He paints every single day as if wanting to prove incorrect those who judged the medium as outdated. Painting continues and will continue to exist in its countless declinations. Sometimes Lauretta appears as an innovator, who wishes to reinvent painting. If, on one hand he

February 8th, 2023 Giulia Seri – Amduat

The work of Giulia Seri refers to life from the entirely humane point of view emphasizing the suffering over the transience of existence. Her emotional, fragile and expressive figures are related to mythological references that uncover the fragility of human existence and its relation to death or better, the search for eternity functioning as ex

December 9th, 2022 Memesis and Construction

MIMESIS AND CONSTRUCTION This semester we have moved forward and backward through art history. We have applied techniques that have been employed for over 500 years and have utilized digital tools that are continuously transforming. We have used pigments that go back to the origins of mankind and others that have been on the market

November 16th, 2022 Footwear Futures

FOOTWEAR FUTURES We are excited to host the footwear influencer and most sought after footwear innovation expertise, Nicoline van Enter. Ms. Van Enter has created solutions for leading brands ranging from start-ups to Adidas and Timberland to Kering group and Balenciaga. The opportunity to be a part of Nicoline’s presentations is rarely connected to a student group

November 3rd, 2022 ReDiscovering – Tutankhamon

TUTANKHAMUN is perceived as a collective element by the whole of humanity, and not only by a single cultural group. It is part of the world’s cultural identity, something coated with an imaginary functionality and beauty, which refers to the image we project in the past, able to communicate with the present. His name evokes

October 13th, 2022 Shelley Jordon, Restless Traces: Leaves

LdM – Lorenzo de’ Medici Istitute Gallery is happy to present the exhibition RESTLESS TRACES: Leaves by USA artist Shelley Jordon. Jordon’s work begins with painting that is transformed by the artist in installation, animation, animated installations and lately also glass sculpture. Experimenting with different materials, enables the artist to create fluid, moving works that

October 13th, 2022 Frogmen: the history of Florentine street art re-written

On Tuesday, October 18th, at the Church of San Jacopo in Campo Corbolini, at 6PM, Isabel Carrasco will present her book “Frogmen. Primi belati de street art a Firenze”. The presentation will be the occasion to discuss about the Street Art in Florence, and the talented artists who animated the Florentine artistic scenario, in particular

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

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