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L’arte per l’arte – Painting the affections: Sacred art in Ferrara from the 16th to the 18th Centuries

Until Dec 26, 2019

“L’arte per l’arte” returns to the Este Castle. Following a project formerly organized by Comune di Ferrara, here is presented a little known artistic heritage of great significance for our city and a journey through time from the sunset of the Este dynasty up to the Enlightment

Exhibitions

Cantieri paralleli.The Study of Belfiore and the Bible of Borso. 1447-1463

Until Apr 21, 2019

The exhibition, organized by Marcello Toffanello, shows two very special works of art: Muse Polymnia, from Gemäldegalerie in Berlin, and the Bible of Borso d’Este, a masterpiece from the Estense Library in Modena

Folklore and festivals

The Este Carnival

Until Mar 03, 2019

The atmosphere of the Este masquerades will arise: after almost five hundred years, the amazing Carnival of Ferrara Court is organized in the very heart of Italian Renaissance.

Music

Ferrara in Jazz

Until Apr 30, 2019

From October to April the Torrione San Giovanni, a splendid round tower along the Renaissance city walls, becomes a venue for jazz lovers

Exhibitions

Boldini and Fashion

Until Jun 02, 2019

Making a name for himself in Paris during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, Boldini established his chic, “fashionable” style of portrait painting in the epicentre of modernity and elegance. He used his distinct painterly style to immortalise the protagonists and celebrities of that legendary era, from Robert de Montesquiou and Cléo de Mérode to Lina Cavalieri and Marchesa Casati

Exhibitions

"The Garden that doesn't exist" - Dani Karavan

Until Mar 10, 2019

Dani Karavan exhibition at the National Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah (MEIS)

Music

Concert Season 2018/2019

Until May 13, 2019

Closing a perfect circle, Ferrara Musica turns 30 years old, celebrating them with the three ensembles founded by the great conductor whom our Municipal Theatre is entitled to, ensembles which accompanies the story of the Theatre from 1989 until today: the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the European Union Youth Orchestra’, which from this year has residency in the city of Ferrara

Exhibitions

De Pisis - La poesia dell'attimo

Until Jun 02, 2019

Due to the restoration works at Palazzo Massari and the temporary closing of the museums hosted in the Palace, the “Fondazione Ferrara Arte” and the Modern Art Galleries of Ferrara have organized an exhibition to show back to the public the art of Filippo de Pisis. At the Contemporary Art Pavillion, a rich selection of his works will be on display until June.

Street and exhibition markets

Friday Farmer’s Market

Until Dec 27, 2019

Natural fresh products from our countryside.

Dance

Dance Season 2018/2019

Until Mar 24, 2019

The new dance programme is divided into a contemporary dance Festival, during the Fall mid-season, and a second mid-season until Spring 2019

Guided tours

Boat excursion in the moat of the Estense Castle

Until Dec 08, 2019

Boat excursion in the moat, to see the Castle from a different point of view

Music

Concerts at Palazzo Bonacossi

Until May 07, 2019

Music season organized by “G. Frescobaldi” Academy of Music

Cento

Folklore and festivals

Cento Carnival

Until Mar 10, 2019

A grand celebration with carnival floats up to 15 metres high and hundreds of figurants in colourful costumes

Codigoro

Guided tours

Comacchio

Folklore and festivals

Comacchio: Carnival on the water

Until Mar 03, 2019

Parade of boats and masks on the streets and canals of Comacchio

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