The Myth of Venice, From Hayez to the Biennale

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In order to celebrate the 1600th anniversary of the city of Venice, whose foundation has traditionally been set on March 25th, 421 AD, Mets Percorsi d’ arte, Fondazione Castello and the Municipality of Novara have organized the exhibition, The Myth of Venice. From Hayez to the Biennale, curated by Elisabetta Chiodini from October 30th, 2021 to March 13th, 2022.

Further information on: or in the official press release,  downloadable here.

In the photo: Guglielmo Ciardi, Veduta della laguna veneziana, 1882, olio su tela, 62 x 102 cm