Live Collection | Claudio Zambianchi talks about Monet

25.07.2024 from 18:00 to 19:30

Live Collection

Claudio Zambianchi
La Falaise et la Porte d’Aval, 1885, by Claude Monet
A Painting from Museum Barberini in Potsdam

Thursday 25 July, 6 p.m. – 7.30 p.m.*
Villa Cerruti, Orchid Room

The third appointment of the Live Collection is dedicated to Claude Monet (Paris, 1840 – Giverny, 1926) and will be led by Claudio Zambianchi, professor of History of Contemporary Art at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”. The opportunity to delve deeper into the figure of the great protagonist of the French Impressionist season arises from the presence in the Rectangular room of the Cerruti Collection of the painting La Falaise et la Porte d’Aval, 1885, from the Museum Barberini in Potsdam, hosted until 18 August 2024 in the context of the Traveling Artworks project.

The conference will be accompanied by a piano performance by Giuliano Bertolotto Bianc. The musical program is curated by Mario Calisi.

*For a maximum of 20 participants.
It is necessary to book and purchase the ticket at
Tickets cost € 10.00 and may only be purchased online.
The shuttle bus to the Cerruti Collection leaves at 5.55 p.m. from the square in front of the Castello di Rivoli.


Claudio Zambianchi
He studied at the University of Rome “La Sapienza” and at the Southern Methodist University in Dallas. He wrote for catalogues, magazines and newspapers on English art between the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, American art, Italian art after 1945 and French art between impressionism and post-impressionism. He published books on Claude Monet and on art between 1945 and 1965. He taught at the Academies of Fine Arts in Turin and Milan and since 1998 has taught History of Contemporary Art at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”.



18:00 - 19:30
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