Gutsy shows of young Italian artists on the brink of international breakthroughs, including Serafino Maiorano’s blurred digital...
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Giglio
Experience awe through the ages in this compact church with a 10th-century Byzantine layout, charmingly flawed maps of Venice...
Galleria Rossella Junck
Fragile beauty in unlikely forms, from Seguso’s 1950 braying donkey in rose-tinted glass to Marie Aimée Grimaldi’s contemporary...
Musica a Palazzo
Hang onto your prosecco and brace for impact: in palace salons, the soprano’s high notes imperil glassware, and thundering baritones...
Squeeze in between watercolours on the walls, action figures in the rafters, and gondoliers at the bar, and brace yourself for generous...
Bevilacqua Fabrics information
Lonely Planet review
TV dens become grand salons with Venetian swagger at Bevilacqua, purveyor of fine silk-velvet brocades, damasks and tassels to Venice's baroque palaces and Italy's swankiest modern apartments. Master artisans still weave the fabrics in Venice on 18th-century wooden looms, and the front-room display here is just a sample of their artistry; ask about custom cushions and upholstery.