Open to the public on 25 March 2019, the Casamonti Collection set up on the Noble Floor of Palazzo Bartolini Salimbeni, a historic Renaissance architectural masterpiece by Baccio d'Agnolo, is totally renewed.
In the first year of opening, the masterpieces of the first half of the twentieth century were exhibited in Palazzo Salimbeni, and were welcomed with considerable interest by the public and critics. The art of the second half of the century is now being revealed and the proposals are confirmed to be up to the standard of the major museum institutions active in this field.
The list of artists present here is a manual. Wanting to identify them by movements, we start with the Arte Povera from Penone, Ceroli, Zorio, Merz, Pistoletto, Kounellis, Gilardi, Boetti, Calzolari up to Pascali. While Biasi, Colombo and Bury testify to the Kinetic or Programmed Art. Agnetti and Paolini, Conceptual Art.