Art At­tack

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Gal­lerie dell’ac­cademia. Bellini, Veronese, Gior­gione, and don’t miss the knock­out Carpac­cios in rooms 20/21. Campo della Car­ità / DD 1050 / 041 5200345 / 8.15am-7:15pm Tue­sun, till 2pm Mon / gal­lerieac­cademia.org

Palazzo Gri­mani. An ex­quis­ite won­der of a C.16th palace plus the Gri­mani fam­ily’s Boschs, Tin­toret­tos and Ti­tians. Ramo Gri­mani / Castello 4858 / 041 5200345 / 8.15am-7.15pm Monsat / Ital­ian tours, or BYO guide (see V. Use­ful/guid­ing Lights) / book / palaz­zo­g­ri­mani.org

Palazzo Grassi. François Pin­ault took over this gleam­ing white palace, had it touched by the Tadao Ando stick, for ro­ta­tions from his mod­ern stash, plus ex­cit­ing temp shows. Campo S. Sa­muele / SM 3231 / 041 5231680 / Wed-mon / palaz­zo­grassi.it

Punta Della Do­gana. Pin­ault-ando take two, only this time it’s grander, in a dra­matic C.15th palazzo-turned-cus­toms house. Stop by for Frankie’s stel­lar con­tempo art cache, shown in themed ro­ta­tions, plus glit­tery, stand­out events. East­ern tip of Dor­so­duro / 199 122 122 / 10am-7pm Wed-mon / palaz­zo­grassi.it

Peggy Guggenheim Col­lec­tion. Un­miss­able, bite-sized con­tempo as­sem­blage of the late glam queen. Natty café. F.ta Ve­nier dei Leoni / DD 704 / 041 2405411 / 10am-6pm Wed-mon / guggenheim-venice.it

Fon­dazione Bevilac­qua La Masa. Pi­o­neer­ing foun­da­tion show­ing young guns, plus you can visit the artists’ ateliers. Pi­azza San Marco / SM 71/c / 041 5207797 / email/call min 1 day ahead to visit stu­dios / ate­lier@bevilac­quala­masa.it / bevilac­quala­masa.it

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