Roberto Casamonti collection
The Roberto Casamonti Collection is located in the historic heart of Florence , between via Tornabuoni and Piazza Santa Trinità .
Set up on the Noble Floor of Palazzo Bartolini Salimbeni , the Roberto Casamonti Collection is located in a building with Renaissance architecture designed in 1520 by Baccio d'Agnolo.
In its rooms, the Collection houses the works that Roberto Casamonti has acquired in his long career in the world of art. The Collection aims to organize multidisciplinary exhibitions and events aimed at enhancing the dialogue between the arts.
The Collection is divided into two sections: the first includes works created from the early twentieth century to the sixties with artists such as Boccioni, Balla, Licini, Casorati, Magnelli, Morandi, Pirandello, Soldati, Burri, Bonalumi and so on. The second houses works from the seventies to the 2000s, here are Biasi, Boetti, Calzolari, Scarpitta, Boerri, Kounellis and many others.
Two exhibitions that represent the entire collection alternate cyclically, in the first nucleus we encounter works by artists from the early twentieth century to the early sixties, the second chronologically begins with works from 1960 up to the present day.