Palazzo Fortuny

Palazzo Fortuny

House-Museum belonged to the genial  Mariano Fortuny, 1975 Palazzo Fortuny è one of the references in Venice for the visual arts and masterful example of Venetian Gothic.

Open the Museum in 1975, despite a series of criminal plundering of the furnishings that occurred in previous years, l&rsquo ; original home museum, più a house-museum than a real museum, youè It characterized over the years as a center of activityà exhibition devoted to the visual arts, for preserving memorize options intact  the characteristics of us memorize options who was the study preferred the first floor of Mariano Fortuny. Just as intactè his precious rich library anch’ it with furniture, objects and precious volumes d’ art and technology. From the collection of paintings, precious fabrics that completely cover the walls, the famous lamps, everythingè testimony to the genius of inspiration’ artist between experimentation and innovation, everythingè witness to his presence on the intellectual scene and international art at the turn of '800 and' 900. The museum collections are made up of a rich collection of works and materials that represent the different outcomes of the research of the’ artist: the painting sculpture, l’ lighting, theater photo textile and dress. There are also numerous works of’ art inherited from his father , Mariano Fortuny Marsal, lovingly preserved since the untimely death of Catalan painter. Also new collections and archives, the result of donations, bequests and transfers of artists and photographers, have implemented the già significant artistic heritage preserved.


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San Marco 3958,
30124 Venezia


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