50th anniversary of the Florence Flood

ALLUVIONE – Documentazione

Luciano Ori: Report of a Flood

For the 50th anniversary of the tragic flood that hit Florence on November 4th, 1966, the Humanities Library at the University of Florence will organize the exhibition, Luciano Ori: Report [...]

The Floods of Today Illustrated by Children

Immediately after the 1966 flood, Idana Pescioli collected the drawings of 4th and 5th-grade children, compiling them in the book, “How the Water Was – Florentine Children Illustrate” (Com’era l’acqua [...]

50th anniversary of the 1966 flood: 100 never-before-displayed photos, exhibited at the Biblioteca Thouar

Over 100 new, previously unpublished photos of the Florence flood of 1966 were exhibited in the official photographic exhibition for the 50th anniversary, which, from September 10 to 22, made [...]

The flooding of the plain

On October 27, on the second floor of the air terminal at the Florence airport, the exhibition “The flooding of the plain” will open. Open to the public, the exhibition [...]

November 4, 1966. The Flood in Pisa

Una mostra dedicata al 50esimo anniversario dell'alluvione

The Kitchen Under Water

spettacolo scritto da Antonella Zucchini e diretto da Cristiano Malvenuti

The days of the flood

Mostra del celebre fotografo Balthazar Korab

Photography Exhibition: “Water Under the Bridge”

Photographs will be on display for visitors to relive an indelible part of our past, still alive and deeply felt by many, unknown to others. It will be an occasion [...]

The Drama of the Painting of San Rocco

Lorenzo Lotto in collezione privata

Thematic stamp itinerary for the 50th anniversary of the flood – Santa Croce

Given the 50th anniversary of the flood, the Progetto Firenze 2016 committee and Opera di Santa Croce (in collaboration with CIFT – the Italian Thematic Philately Centre) thought it fitting [...]