The next lecture of the cycle Stories of Art will be held on 25 February 2010, again at Palazzo Grassi at 5 pm. This time the prestigious guest will be Melania G. Mazzucco, who will talk on the theme of L’angelo di Tintoretto. Winner of the Premio Strega in 2003, Melania G. Mazzucco would, in 2009, win various awards – including the Premio Bagutta – for her latest novel Tintoretto e i suoi figli. Storia di una famiglia veneziana (published by Rizzoli) which recounts the final days in the life of the painter Tintoretto.
Thursday February 25th at Palazzo Grassi, at 5 pm