Il Bisonte<br>

Il Bisonte

In Florence since 1959

Il Bisonte is a centre specialized in the study of printmaking.
We offer several type of etching courses, we host artists in residence, we organize print exhibitions and events, we have a library of more than three thousand books and a collections of more than five thousand art prints.

The School office and the gallery are in:
via San Niccolò 24/red, Florence (Italy)
Tel. 0039 (0)55 2342585
info (at) ilbisonte.it
Opening hours: from Monday to Friday 9 am - 1 pm, on Monday and Wednesday also 15 - 19

The Studio is in:
via del Giardino Serristori, 13/red, Florence (Italy)
Tel. 0039 (0)55 2346768
Opening hours: from Monday to Friday 9 am - 1 pm and also 2.30pm - 6.30pm

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Annual Exhibition 2019
Annual Exhibition 2019
Opening on Friday 29 of November at 6,30pm. Gallery of…
25 November 2019 Read More
Etching Workshop
ProgramPractical activity in the printmaking studio, meeting with international artists,…
30 October 2019 Read More
Sciascia Awards, winners of the IX Premio L. Sciascia
Sciascia Awards, winners of the IX Premio L. Sciascia
Stefano Luciano – Sayuri Nishimura – Elisabetta Diamanti. Opening Thursday…
15 October 2019 Read More

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Etching courses - Intitutional  (longer and more intensive) and Etching Course - Lights (shorter and lighter). Access to the studios for indipendent work. Studio rent to groups. Workshops.

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The premises that now is the gallery for our exhibition and secretary office for the foundation once was the studio space with all our litho presses.

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Courses for children, one day long and one week long, courses for schools, guided tours, demonstrative lessons and... the ambitious project "giovani collezionisti i stampe d'arte" (Art prints young collectors).

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