Segantini exhibition at Milan’s Palazzo Reale: September 18, 2014 – January 18, 2015

Giovanni Segantini, "Pascoli di Primavera" [1896], oil on canvas, 97 × 155.5 cm

Giovanni Segantini, “Pascoli di Primavera” [1896], oil on canvas, 97 × 155.5 cm Milano, Pinacoteca di Brera



September 18, 2014 – January 18, 2015

Giovanni Segantini (1858-1899), known for his large pastoral landscapes of the Alps, was one of the greatest European painters of the late nineteenth century. His work, a metaphor of the existential border between the heritage and traditions of the great plains and the most secret and least known of the Alpine region, can be seen in this exhibition that brings together for the first time in Milan over 120 works from major museums and collections in Europe and the United States.

This major retrospective of the artist rediscovers the path starting from his beginning in Milan revealing a deep connection with the city, a true home of the spirit and focus of his artistic career, even after the adventurous pilgrimage by the hills of Brianza to the Engadine Mountains, undisputed protagonists of the pictorial work of Segantini

Palazzo Reale

Palazzo Reale – Piazza Duomo 12 – Milan, ITALY

Friday: 2:30 – 7:30pm
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday: 9:30am – 7:30pm
Thursday and Saturday9:30am – 10:30pm

TICKETS: Purchase online
€ 12.00, Guided tour 7,00

Bus lines: 3, 4, 12, 14, 15, 23, 24, 27, 50, 54, 60, 65, 84
Subway 1 (red line) Duomo stop
Subway 3 (yellow line) Duomo stop

About SACI

SACI is a US non-profit College of Art and Design in Florence, Italy, for undergraduate and graduate students seeking accredited instruction in studio art, design, conservation, art history, and Italian language and culture. Founded in 1975, SACI offers the following programs: Academic Semester/Year Abroad, Summer Studies, Venice Summer Program, Post-Bac in Conservation, MFA in Studio Art, MA in Art History.

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