'Paolo Veronese. The illusion of reality' exhibition in Verona

the life and works of the Renaissance genius of Verona

From 05 July 2014 to 05 October 2014


Paolo Veronese. The illusion of reality': a major Verona art exhibition 2014 at the Gran Guardia Palace - Verona, Italy that recounts the life and work of one of the greatest artists of Italian Renaissance!

The many Verona events in 2014 of international appeal scheduled at the Gran Guardia Palace in Verona also include Paolo Veronese at Gran Guardia. Paolo veronese in Verona will be the protagonist of an extraordinary monograph in his hometown. Paolo Veronese the Illusion of Reality is to be housed in the magnificent Gran Guardia in Verona where one hundred masterpieces from major national and international museums can be admired.

The Paolo Veronese exhibition 2014 will be open to the public from July 5 to October 5. In addition to the art exhibition in Verona at Gran Guardia, the events in 2014 dedicated to Paolo Veronese will involve the entire city: the city's museums, the neighbourhoods where the painter was born and the churches that hold some of his masterpieces will ideally complement the exhibition.

To present a complete artist and his career, the exhibition: Gran Guardia Verona 'the IIllusione of Reality' will be divided into 6 sections: his training in Verona; the fundamental relationship of the artist with architecture and architects (from Michele Sanmicheli Jacopo Sansovino to Andrea Palladio); the client; allegorical and mythological themes; religiosity; collaborations and the shop, both very important from the beginning of his work.

The Paolo Veronese Gran Guardia exhibition will offer the opportunity to admire some famous works that are usually kept abroad. Many masterpieces on display at the Paolo Veronese exhibition in Verona in 2014 actually come from the great museums of international importance such as the British Museum and the National Gallery in London, the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles, the Museo Nacional del Prado in Madrid, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Musée du Louvre in Paris, the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna and the National Gallery of Art in Washington.

One of the most fascinating sections of the exhibition at the Paolo Veronese Verona exhibition at the Palazzo della Gran Guardia - Piazza Bra, Verona - will be the drawings, an important step to understand the stages of design and graphic reflection within the creative path of Paolo Veronese and his workshop.

The Paolo Veronese Gran Guardia exhibition is organized in association with the National Gallery in London, where 'Veronese: Magnificence in Renaissance Venice' - the largest exhibition dedicated to Paolo Veronese ever organized in the United Kingdom - has just come to an end.

The Paolo Veronese Verona Exhibition the Illusion of Reality is a unique exhibition in Verona, Italy that will celebrate one of its most illustrious citizens, an artist well known and appreciated all over the world. The building that will host the event also deserves a few words: gorgeous home to countless exhibitions in Verona, the Gran Guardia has become in recent years one of the most popular and famous locations of Verona thanks to events such as 'Towards Monet - Landscape from the 17th to the 20th century' and 'from Botticelli to Matisse - Faces and figures'.

Paolo Veronese in Verona! One of the major Renaissance painters returns 'home' for a memorable monographic exhibition…

Veronese exhibition tickets: full price €12; reduced €; and after visiting the exhibition Gran Guardia in Verona Veronese take the opportunity to visit Verona! Choose one of the many hotels in Verona proposed by venetoinside.com and treat yourself to a few days in the magical city of Romeo and Juliet!

By Insidecom Editorial Staff