Miracle: the Bellini Family and the Renaissance

Source:Global Times Published: 2017/11/12 17:28:40

Photo: Courtesy of Shanghai Himalayas Museum

Collectively organized by Shanghai Himalayas Museum, Bellini Museum and Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, Miracle: the Bellini Family and the Renaissance will be presented at Shanghai Himalayas Museum until December 23, 2017. Curated by Luigi Bellini, director of the Bellini Museum and the 21st-generation successor of the Bellini Family, and Shen Qibin, founding director and chairman of the board of the Shanghai Himalayas Museum, the exhibition will feature 459 masterpieces of art from the Renaissance onward, including paintings, sculptures, manuscripts, furniture, decorations, ­tapestries and tableware as well as crowns from noble families. Other than the presentation of artworks and treasures, the exhibition, by the use of new media and AR technologies, will "re-create" the Bellini Museum in Shanghai, offering audience a chance to vividly experience the culture and life scenes of the Florentine during the Renaissance. At the same time, an "exhibition-within-exhibition" entitled Myth and Rivalry: Leonardo Da Vinci with Michelangelo and Raphael, which is curated by Alessandro Vezzosi, director of the Museo Ideale Leonardo Da Vinci, will be presented in line with the exhibition.

Date: Until December 23, 2017, Monday to Sunday, 10 am - 6 pm

Venue: Shanghai Himalayas Museum


Address: 869 Yinghua Road, Pudong New Area 上海市浦东新区樱花路869号

Admission: 30 yuan

Call 5033-9801 for more details



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