The Palladio 500 Exhibition at CISA Palladio, Vicenza.
Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy celebrates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Palladio.
Paintings, books and computer animations, along with original drawings from the world-class collection of the RIBA British Architectural Library, demonstrate Palladio’s outstanding achievements.
Following a successful show in Vicenza in 2008, the exhibition is on display at the Royal Academy of Arts in London from 31 January until 13 April 2009. From there, the exhibition will tour to Barcelona and Madrid.
'Andrea Palladio: His Life and Legacy' has been organised by the Royal Academy of Arts and the Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio, Vicenza, with the collaboration of the Royal Institute of British Architects. The exhibition has been curated by Guido Beltramini, Centro Internazionale di Studi di Architettura Andrea Palladio, Vicenza, and Howard Burns, Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa, with MaryAnne Stevens, Royal Academy of Arts, London.