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Past Exhibitions

  • Prima Materia

    Punta della Dogana
    05/30/2013 to 02/15/2015

    Ubiquitous and graphic media images of war, protest, and social upheaval provided the backdrop for artistic breakthroughs of late 1960s, much of which was expressed in abstraction— sometimes...

  • The Illusion of Light

    The Illusion of Light

    Palazzo Grassi
    04/13/2014 to 01/06/2015

    The exhibition “The Illusion of Light” explores the physical, aesthetic, symbolic, philosophical and political stakes of an essential dimension of human experience that has also been, since (at...

  • Irving Penn - Resonance

    Irving Penn, Resonance

    Palazzo Grassi
    04/13/2014 to 01/06/2015

    The exhibition “Irving Penn, Resonance”, curated by Pierre Apraxine and Matthieu Humery, brings together on the second floor of Palazzo Grassi 130 photographs, taken between the end of the 1940s...

  • Rudolf Stingel

    Palazzo Grassi
    04/07/2013 to 01/06/2014

    From April 7, 2013, Palazzo Grassi presents the exhibition Rudolf Stingel, curated by the artist himself in collaboration with Elena Geuna.

  • In praise of doubt

    Punta della Dogana
    04/10/2011 to 03/17/2013

    From April 10th 2011 Punta della Dogana will show In Praise of Doubt, curated by Caroline Bourgeois, a presentation of historical pieces and new works including several site-specific...

  • Voice of Images

    Palazzo Grassi
    08/30/2012 to 01/13/2013

    A selection from the video collection of the François Pinault Foundation, the exhibition unfolds over 2000 square meters, from the ground floor to the first floor of Palazzo Grassi.

  • Madame Fisscher

    Palazzo Grassi
    04/15/2012 to 07/15/2012

    MADAME FISSCHER offers a journey through Urs Fischer’s artistic career from the nineties to today.

  • The world belongs to you

    Palazzo Grassi
    06/02/2011 to 02/21/2012

    On June 2, 2011, François Pinault Foundation presents the exhibition The World Belongs to You at Palazzo Grassi.

  • Mapping the Studio: Artists from the François Pinault Collection

    Palazzo Grassi, Punta della Dogana
    06/06/2009 to 04/10/2011

    Punta della Dogana -the former customs house on the southern tip of the Grand Canal- is an icon of Venetian cityscape.

  • Italics. Italian Art between Tradition and Revolution, 1968-2008

    Palazzo Grassi
    09/27/2008 to 03/22/2009

    Italics, held in collaboration with the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, looked at Italian art as a sort of train made up of different carriages, some of which have made it onto...


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