50th anniversary of the Florence Flood

Monthly Archives: October 2016

Beyond Borders

Dopo l'alluvione: l'impegno degli artisti

Arno66: The Time Machine

The Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze (National Central Library of Florence) is one of the symbolic places of the 1966 flood. Thousands of people from all over the world, the [...]

Video Installation on the Course of the Arno at the Galleria delle Carrozze

The Galleria delle Carrozze at the Palazzo Medici Riccardi in Florence pays tribute to the 50th anniversary of the flood with a video installation on the course of the Arno, [...]

Mauro Somigli: “After 50 Years, the Memories are Still Alive”

Interview with Mauro Somigli: An Account of the Days of the Flood "It had been raining for days, incessantly and intensely. The Arno was full for weeks. It was late [...]

Torchlight procession for the 50th anniversary of the Florence flood

  Out of the mud, the angels in the light of the future Fifty years after the 1966 flood, the torchlight procession will take place again this year, reuniting the [...]

Inside Visions

Mostra del progetto "Arno Immaginario Collettivo"

Ponte Vecchio, A Journey Through Time

Firenze celebra il suo ponte più importante con una video installazione

Music Beyond the Water and Mud

Il “miracolo” del Teatro Comunale di Firenze

Bisenzio, 100 Years of Life on the River

The exhibition “Bisenzio, 100 Years of Life on the River” is dedicated to the relationship between the citizens and the river. It is an account of life on the river [...]

Florence 1966-2016: Beauty Preserved

The exhibition is dedicated to the cultural heritage that was hit by the tragic flood on the night of November 3rd-4th, 1966, victim of the disastrous effects of the retreating [...]