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Palazzo Fava

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Went there to see an exhibition on Edward Hopper 2 years ago when I visited Bologna. It was very... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
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Erm, didn't actually get as far as the museum space. Waylaid by the excellent coffee and books in... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
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Reviewed 16 October 2018

In Palazzo Fava we visited retrospective "Moni Paralleli" of Bologna-born painter Sergio Vacchi (1925-2016). This self-taught artist, with admiration for Giorgio de Chirico and Giorgio Morandi, Otto Dix and other artist, and inspired by contemporary authors and movie stars, had surrealistic approach, with 'own signature'....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Went there to see an exhibition on Edward Hopper 2 years ago when I visited Bologna. It was very good. Staff were very friendly. I also enjoyed coffee and some iced chocolate bar at the on site cafe there. This time, I went to see...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank ayAroundTheWorld
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We visited the Astrid Kirchherr with The Beatles exhibition on Saturday. The exhibition was wonderful with lots of great stories on the handheld set, which is included in the ticket price. The space is great. The staff were very friendly and informative. I will definitely...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank ZappaMuffin
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Not only do you get to see the exhibition current at the time of your visit but you also get to see the painted room interiors by the Carracci Brothers famous bolognese artists of 16 century

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Dorothy W
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Erm, didn't actually get as far as the museum space. Waylaid by the excellent coffee and books in the hip & highbrow cafe. Great place do hang out and feel cultured without having to actually look at anything.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank eeethatMrSmith
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I'm relatively new to the world of early/mid 20th-century Italian art, but I love it, and therefore I was interested to see Costruire Il Novecento. What a wonderful exhibit! Beyond simply enjoying the paintings aesthetically, I was particularly happy to discover the work of Osvaldo...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank Meghan J
Reviewed 26 September 2016

It currently has the Vermeer exhibition which was a must for me and I was not disappointed. Absolutely beautiful.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JemimaCambridge
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We visited there the Edward Hopper exhibition. It gave us a complete overview of Hopper’s production. The Nighthawks was missing.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Gang W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I visited on the last day of the Edward Hopper exhibition facilitated by the Whitney Museum of American Art in Manhattan, and the 60 minute wait in the queue was absolutely worth it. The contrast between the superb Renaissance frescoes and ceiling above and Hopper's...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank K_Rabenstein
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We went to see the Edward Hopper exhibition which was excellent. We stayed for longer than expected, the audio guide was really informative and brought the paintings to life. However the building itself has amazing architecture and it's worth looking past the art on display...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank HarleMin
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