The Cinquecento in Florence

September 21: Palazzo Strozzi is going to feature a new art exhibition until January 21, 2018: THE CINQUECENTO IN FIRENZE.(from Michelangelo and Pontormo to Giambologna).
The exhibit will showcase the works of art of the major Italian artists of the 16° century, a century marked by important cultural changes. The consequences of the Counter-Reformation had a deep impact on art, on the relationship between art and power, between the sacred and the profane.