From 23 May 2014 till 31 December 2015, Volterra will be the scene of “Rosso Fiorentino, rosso vivo. La Deposizione, la Storia, il Novecento, il Contemporaneo” (“Rosso Fiorentino, bright red. Deposition, history, the twentieth century, the Contemporary”), an artistic widespread, with installations in all the most important points of the city, which aims to celebrate the genius and the modernity of Rosso Fiorentino, a Florentine painter of the first half of the sixteenth century. The artist’s masterpiece Descent from the Cross constitutes the focus of a tribute involving all the city. The works of many famous 20th-century artists are displayed through six different exhibits, each of which offers insights on Rosso Fiorentino and his outstanding masterpiece.
For the duration of the exhibition, is available Volterra Card, valid for 72 hours, which allows you to visit all the museums and attractions involved. For more information, click here.