Fall 2017 Recommended Events in Venice

Posted on: October 13th, 2017 by intern No Comments


Amerigo Vespucci Vessel

From October 13 to October 20.

Amerigo Vespucci

From the 13th to the 20th of October, the school ship Amerigo Vespucci, of Italian Navy, will stop at the Venice port.

The stop will be also the occasion for the vessel to host some of the events of the “XI Regional Seapower Symposium”, the Biennal International Maritime Forum of the Mediterranean Navy and the Navy of other areas in the world.

The Amerigo Vespucci is the oldest ship in commission in the Italian Navy and her Leonardesque motto is “Non chi comincia ma quel che persevera”.

During the stop the Vessel will be moored at Riva San Biagio, and it is possible to visit it during these days:

Saturday: October 14, 14.30 pm - 16.30 pm
Sunday:  Ottobre 15, 10 am - 12 pm and 14.30 pm - 18.30 pm
Monday: October 16,  14.30 pm - 18 pm
Thursday: October 19, 14.30 pm - 18.30 pm


 Photographic Aperitif at Tre Oci’s Palace

There will be a photographic aperitif on Thursday, October 26 for the Venice Fashion night,  Thursday, November 16 and Thursday, December 21, always at 6 pm , with the collaboration of Distilleria Nardini 1779, at the reduced price of 8 € (instead 12), including the aperitif and the visit to the exhibition WERNER BISCHOF. FOTOGRAFIE 1934-1954, dedicated to one of the most important photographer of nineteen century, Werner Bischof (1916-1954).

Reservation is necessary at info@treoci.org (while seats last).

In addition to drink delicious Nardini’s Cocktails, it will be possible to spend a special night in the beautiful Tre Oci’s Palace, open exceptionally until 8 pm, in front of San Marco’s square, and admire 250 photographies which came from the most important reportage of Bischof, from India to Japan,
 from Korea to Indochina until arriving to Panama, Chile and Peru. For the first time a selection of 20 unpublished black and white photographies about Italy will be presented.
Casa dei Tre Oci
Fondamenta delle Zitelle 43
30133 Giudecca – Venezia

Musicafoscari/San Servolo Jazz Fest

Seven free concert from October 26 until October 29 in Venice


Thursday, October 26
At 9 pm, Auditorium, San Servolo
The Claudia Quintet
John Hollenbeck drum / composition
Jeremy Viner sax tenor / clarinet
Red Wierenga accordion
Matt Moran vibraphone
Adam Hopkins double bass

Friday, October 27
At 9 pm, T Fondaco dei Tedeschi – DFS
Concert by reservation

Elettrofoscari +
Unive Ensemble
Olson by Terry Riley

Rainbow in Curved Air di Terry Riley
Alice Baccolo violin
Giuseppe Comincini viola
Massimo Menotti guitar
Marco Tafelli guitar
Cecilia Baccolo piano

Saturday, October 28
At 4 pm Ugo e Olga Levi Foundation
Evan Parker
sax soprano
performance + conduction

Saturday, October 28
At 9 pm Auditorium Santa Margherita
Uri Caine
piano solo

Sunday, October 29
At 2.30 pm Ca’ Pesaro – Galleria Internazionale d’Arte Moderna
Eloisa Manera
violin / electronic

At 4 pm Ca’ Pesaro – Galleria Internazionale d’Arte Moderna
Fabrizio Ottaviucci
piano solo
music by Alvin Curran, Terry Riley, improvisation

Sunday, October 29
At 9 pm Auditorium Santa Margherita
Steve Lehman & Sélébéyone
Steve Lehman sax alto / composition
Damion Reid drum
Drew Gress double bass
Carlos Homs keyboard
Gaston Bandimic rap
HPrizm rap
Maciek Lasserre sax tenor / composition