Modern Florence

This ONLINE course considers the lives and legacies of artists active in Florence during the eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including sessions devoted to Lorenzo Bartolini, Giuseppe Bezzuoli, Telemaco Signorini, Giuseppe Poggi, Galileo Chini, the Fratelli Alinari, Baccio Maria Bacci, Emilio Pucci, Franco Zeffirelli and Michelangelo Pistoletto.  Over the course of four weeks, the careers, works and patrons of these figures as well as the political, social and religious context of life in Modern Florence will be examined with the aid of online conferencing and the expertise of the History of Art Teaching Team.


It is possible to follow the lectures of this course by week or by individual session. All online courses and cultural activities offered by the British Institue are held via Zoom. 




Use this calendar to locate individual lectures and visits on this course: