The Empire of Light | Hotel Sant'Elena
Carnevale, la festa di suggestioni

che trasforma Venezia in un mondo magico

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The Empire of Light

exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum of Venice

Cornerstone of the exhibition "Themes & Variations. The Empire of Light" is the Magritte's masterpiece, today conserved in Palazzo Venier dei Leoni, venue of the Guggenheim Collection in Venice. The exhibition aims then to go along with the visitor through a journey on light, thanks to unique combinations and innovative dialogues between works of different generations and trends.

Themes & Variations is the exhibition formula conceived by Luca Massimo Barbero and that offers visitor a fresh perceptions of the museum's collections by means of a dialogue with works by more contemporary artists from other collections, thus opening up new, multiple possible interpretations.

You can so have the possibility to see masterpieces of Gabriele Basilico, Salvador Dalì, Marcel Duchamp, Max Ernst, Lucio Fontana, Anish Kapoor and other international well-known artists.

The exhibition will be hosted at the Guggenheim Museum in Venice from Febraury 1st to April 14th, 2014.