Private visit to the Uffizi Gallery from Home

Private visit to the Uffizi Gallery from Home

Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael and other Geniuses
Private visit to the Uffizi Gallery from Home

Florence’s Uffizi Gallery was built between 1560 and 1580 as Offices (hence its name) but today hosts one of the foremost collections of Western Art in the world. Among the countless masterpieces are works by Leonardo, Michelangelo, Raphael, Titian, Pontormo – the list is endless. This lecture examines works in chronological order and reminds how observing with well-focused eyes can lead to greater understanding.

This is AACI’s 3rd lecture with Lior Aviv who is a graduate in art history (M.A. Dean’s Honors), working now on his PhD. Lior is also an authorized tour guide for Florence an drome. During this lecture, we will remind ourselves how to see and feel art. We will do that not only through knowledge, facts and anecdotes, but also through our hearts and minds. Rediscovering this gift which is always within us, well ensure that when you leave the beauty of Florence and /or Rome behind, you will take with you that which you have found within yourself and continue discovering throughout the world. Lior has also guided AACI groups in Florence. don’t miss another exciting lecture!


Date

Monday, February 22 2021

Time

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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