Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice at The Queen's Gallery, Buckinghman Palace



Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema Sat, Dec 16, 2017 2:45 PM
Film Info
Runtime:85 min
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):David Bickerstaff
Country Listing:UK
Rating:Not yet rated (STC)


In this alluring Exhibition on Screen season opener, become immersed in the life and work of Venice view-painter Canaletto (Giovanni Antonio Canal, 1697-1768). Known for his paintings of Italy's most magical city, Canaletto created over 200 works that immortalize Venice’s scenery, architecture and daily life in the 18th century. Embark on a breathtaking tour of the sites that inspired him, from the Rialto Bridge to the Piazza San Marco, and the Palazzo Ducale to the Church of Santi Giovanni e Paolo. Featuring the expertise of Royal Collection Trust curators and Venetian historians, learn about the man, his art and this singular place.

Additional Information

Exhibition on Screen: The work of masters in exhibitions around the world.

Tickets: $17 (Members: $12, $10, Free)