Events from May 2 to 8 in Naples

Events from May 2 to 8 in Naples

ALL OF EVENTS IN NAPLES: the long waited  Maggio dei Monumenti in Naples is back… and with it the numerous initiatives to enjoy in the city.

Started Saturday the 2nd of April and available until the 6th of June 2016, the show of the artist Adrian Tranquilli, ‘Giorni di un futuro passato’, will be held in the Museo Archeologico Nazionale in Naples.

Australian of nationality, he is best known to the public for his works concerning the superheros, and they are also the main theme of the exhibition that will show a fascinating contrast with the classical operas of the museum. The works of Tranquilli, in fact, will be put along with the belonging statues to the Collection Farnese in the Farnesiane Galleries, the courtyards and the first floor. A beautiful contrast among ancient and modern heroes.

Hour: from Monday to Sunday from 10.00 am to the 6.00 am (closed on Tuesdays)

Prices: full price € 8.

Another art event we can advert is the one that from 28 April to 28 July 2016, the PAN – Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli will prepar:, the photographic show “The Mind’s Eye” is dedicated to the French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson.

Inside the rooms of the building, more than fifty photo works of the artist will be visible, an artist known for his skill to capture the focal moments of the history of the last century as the Cold War, the Spanish Civil War or the second World war in his awesome releases.
For his way to tell history using the images, he is considered the pioneer of photo-journalism, thanks also to his important political background of communist matrix that also costed him many years of prison.

Hour: Monday and from Wednesday to Saturday from the hours 9.30 am to 7.30 pm – Sunday from the hours 9.30 am to 2.30 pm (closed on Tuesdays)

For you, sporting tourists and lovers of the fun outside, a fantastic appointment will be held from  the 20 to 22 of May 2016 at the Mostra d’Oltremare: we are speaking of the project Napoli Bike Festival, an event that will carry out numerous activities inside the famous complex of Fuorigrotta, as well as around in the city. The principal theme of the edition of this year will be “Città a pedali”, to let the citizens apprehend the use of the bikes in the city, obviously promoting the realization of bike lanes and  bike areas.

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The program will also host other appointments as debates, presentations of books, shows of art, activities for children and an area for food. You will be able, besides, to participate in a competition with vintage bikes and suits of the old ages.
Hour: Friday 20 May from 6.00 pm to the 12.00 am – Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 from 10.00 am to the 8.00 pm
Price: 1 €