As part of the bicentennial celebrations of the US Consulate General, the exhibition curated by Vito Abba brings the works of some of the protagonists of the contemporary art scene to Florence.
The Tuscan American Association Onlus, presided by its co-presidents Andrea Davis and Federico Frediani, organizes a welcome ceremony every year for American students who initiate their studies in the various universities located in Tuscany. Among the Association’s main objectives is enhancing cultural exchanges between Tuscany and the United States, and the ceremony is among the events that are organized each year with much success. This year Welcome Day will be held on October 8th at 5:00 pm in the Salone dei 500 of Palazzo Vecchio. Opening remarks will be made by the Mayor of Florence Dario Nardella, the Ambassador of the United States to Italy John Phillips, as well as by the two Co-Presidents.