Palazzo Carpegna, is an historic building, right next to Fontana di Trevi, that is worth a visit for its history and superb collections of works of art. In the collection you can see Domenichino, Guido Reni, Canova…
Inside the Palace of 1500, transformed and enlarged by Francesco Borromini, is based, The Accademia di San Luca, structured into three categories: painting, sculpture and architecture, aimed at promoting the fine arts.
The highest office of the Accademia di San Luca, was represented by a Prince,until 1812, presiding over 180 National and Foreign Academicians.
In short, a melting pot of culture!
From the earliest statutes prescribed that each Academic, at the time the nomination, would leave as gift, a sample of his art.
ACCADEMIA DI SAN LUCA Piazza dell’Accademia di San Luca 77, Roma Monday to Saturday from 10.00 am to 14.00
Are exposed 70 between oil artworks and drawings, in a process that aims to illustrate the artistic evolution of the famous Netherlands abstract painter.
Mondrian has left his complex reflections on space and on painted surface.
Mondrian, an unconventional artist, after a cubist phase, will begin to fill the famous “grids” of pure colors: Red, blue, yellow.
Complesso Monumentale del Vittoriano, Via di San Pietro in Carcere.
From Monday to thusday, 9.30-19.30
Friday and Saturday 9.30- 23.30
Sunday 9.30- 20.30.
Ticket price: 12 euros