Fri, 23 Sept|
Past - Venice Biennale & Rome Tour
23 SEP - 6 OCT 2022 Visit the Venice Biennale and Rome with Prof. Elfriede Dreyer as tour guide.
Time & Location
23 Sept 2022, 17:00 GMT+2 – 06 Oct 2022, 12:00 GMT+2
Venezia/Rome, Biennale di Venezia, Fondamenta Arsenale, 2167, 30122 Venezia VE, Italy
About the event
VENICE/ROME 2022 ITINERARY
All late afternoons and evenings free.
Everyday ready at 9 am
- FRI 23 SEPT: Flights from Johannesburg to Venice Marco Polo
- ARRIVE SAT 24 SEPT (aim for arrival 13.25): Alilaguna (water taxi) from airport to accommodation; settling in and scouting around.
- SUN 25 SEPT: Palazzo Grassi (Marlene Dumas); Peggy Guggenheim Museum (Surrealism and Magic); Gallerie dell’Accademia (Anish Kapoor); Rialto
- MON 26 SEPT: Dorsoduro, Punta della Dogana (Francois Pinault Collection); Bruce Nauman; Dorsoduro (Future Generation Art Prize), Palazzo Contarini dal Zaffo Polignac
- TUES 27 SEPT: 59th PALAIS DUCALE (Gothic Doge Palace), Anselm Kiefer, San Marco Basilica. Procuratie Vecchie (Louise Nevelson); Ocean Space (Diane Policarpo & Dineo Bopape).
- WED 28 SEPT: 59th Venice Biennale, Giardini
- THURS 29 SEPT: 59th Venice Biennale, Arsenale (SA Pavillion)
- FRI 30 SEPT: Day trip to the islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello
- SAT 1 OCT: MORE GALLERIES ND EXHIBITIONS/FREE DAY (shopping? Lido?)
- SUN 2 OCT: Bus departs 9.35 AM, 8 min walk from apartments to San Marco/Zaccaria ACTV, ACTV to Tronchetto. Flixbus to Rome from TRONCHETTO. Lunch Bologna and transfer. Arrive Rome 6.15pm. Taxi to guest house to arrive before 9pm
- MON 3 OCT: Frutta Gallery, Kentridge mural; Larcan O’Neill; Monitor; Crazy exhibition, Chiostro del Bramante
- TUES 4 OCT: Vatican and the Sistine Chapel with Michelangelo's magnificent ceiling paintings and other Italian masters
- WED 5 OCT: Pantheon, Trevi Fountain, Colosseum
- 6 OCT: Return from Rome (Fiomicino) to Johannesburg, shuttle bus from Termini Station
TOUR COSTS: VENICE + ROME: R35000pp. VENICE ONLY: R28000pp