Italian Museums and Exhibitions Prominently Featured in The Art Newspaper's Annual Survey

Sun, 11/03/2013 - 05:00
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A recent survey published by The Art Newspaper documenting 2012 visitors figures for exhibition and museum attendance sees Italian museums featured in just about every list compiled by the monthly newpaper about the visual arts based in London. Florence proves to be the winner among Italian art cities: the Tuscan city in fact keeps showing up in the top ten of most lists.  

Here are the top positions of Italian museums and exhibitions:

- Top 100 Art Museum Attendance

6. Vatican Museums, Vatican City

21. Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

36. Palazzo Ducale, Venice

- Most popular exhibitions

9. "Golden Flashes", Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

12. "The Gallery of the Tapestries", Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

22. "Back to Art", Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence

- Top Ten Medieval

1. "Golden Flashes", Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

- Top Ten Decorative Arts

1. "The Gallery of the Tapestries", Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

- Top 10 Old Masters

8. "Bramantino in Milan", Castello Sforzesco, Milan

Have you been to any of the museums or exhibitions mentioned above?