When the world answered: Florence, women artists and the 1966 flood

4 November 2015 - 18:00

Forty-nine years to the day after the Arno burst its banks, Linda Falcone describes how, in response to an appeal from the stricken city, Italy-loving artists from around the world donated works as a gesture of solidarity. Among them were numerous women whose stories and interviews offer a personal look at 20th-century creativity in Italy.