Giorgio Vasari


Giorgio Vasari

A journey through exhibitions and itineraries, showcases, monumental works, and rare documents, enhanced in new thematic displays, to create a comprehensive picture of the life and artistic activity of Giorgio Vasari in his hometown, on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of his death.

A journey through exhibitions and itineraries, showcases, monumental works, and rare documents, enhanced in new thematic displays, to create a comprehensive picture of the life and artistic activity of Giorgio Vasari in his hometown, on the occasion of the 450th anniversary of his death.

Current Expositions

June 12, 2024 / February 2, 2025

The Vasari
‘vasai’

and the Arezzo ceramic production in ancient times

National Archaeological Museum
Gaio Cilnio Mecenate
via Margaritone, 10
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May 4 / July 7, 2024

“Per gloria
dell’arte
et honor
degli Artefici”

Giorgio Vasari, artist and writer

Biblioteca Città di Arezzo
via dei Pileati, 8
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Exhibitions

October 2024 / February 2025

The Theatre of Virtues

The main exhibition, the most significant event featuring works from around the world, to celebrate the 450th anniversary of Giorgio Vasari’s death
Municipal Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art
Piazza San Francesco, 4
Sala Sant’Ignazio
Via Giosué Carducci, 7
October 2024 / February 2025

The Chimera of Arezzo

Exhibition and display of the famous Etruscan bronze from the National Archaeological Museum of Florence
Municipal Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art
Piazza San Francesco, 4

Expositions

June 2024 / February 2025

Honorata e gratiosa

The Loggia of Giorgio Vasari

Fraternita dei Laici Palace
Piazza Grande, 1
July 2024 / February 2025

“Si è mangiato altro
che pane e messer Giorgio”

Critical reception and new research on the Peducci Banner

Diocesan Museum
Piazza del Duomo, 1
September 2024 / February 2025

Building a Self-Image:

Giorgio Vasari through his papers

State Archive of Arezzo
Piazza del Commissario, 1
September 2024 / February 2025

Il disegno fu lo imitare

il più bello della natura

The house, the drawings, the ideas: Giorgio Vasari and the figure of the intellectual architect

Vasari House Museum
Via XX Settembre, 55
October 2024 / February 2025

“Alcuna cosa fuor dell’uso comune”

The banquet for the wedding of Esther and Ahasuerus by Giorgio Vasari

National Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
Via San Lorentino, 8
January 2025

Homage to Vasari

Gold Museum Orodautore
Via Giorgio Vasari, 2

The event venues in the Vasari year

Exhibitions
01 • Municipal Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art
02 • Sala Sant’Ignazio
Collateral expositions
03 • Vasari House Museum
04 • Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
05 • Diocesan Museum
06 • Fraternita Palace Museum
07 • Biblioteca Città di Arezzo
08 • National Archaeological Museum Gaio Cilnio Mecenate
09 • State Archive
10 • Gold Museum Orodautore

The places with works by Giorgio Vasari

Museums
03 • Vasari House Museum
04 • Museum of Medieval and Modern Art
05 • Diocesan Museum
Churches and architectural works
06 • Fraternita Palace Museum
11 • Duomo
12 • Abbey of Saints Flora and Lucilla
13 • Church of Santissima Annunziata
14 • Church of Santissima Trinità
15 • Vasari Aqueduct
16 • Logge palace

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Via Giorgio Vasari, 13 / Arezzo

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