Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice

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Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice

Published June 11, 2019

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the birth of Jacopo Tintoretto, the National Gallery of Art, Washington and the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia with the special cooperation of the Gallerie dell’Accademia, have organized a major exhibition on the Venetian master. As the first retrospective of the artist in North America, the exhibition includes many significant international loans traveling to the U.S. for the first time. The exhibition features nearly 50 paintings and more than a dozen works on paper spanning the artist’s entire career and ranging from regal portraits of Venetian aristocracy to religious and mythological narrative scenes.

The exhibition runs from March 24 – July 7, 2019 at the National Gallery of Art, Constitution Ave & 6th St, Washington, DC 20565.

For more information on the event, click here.