Ca' Pesaro

Ca' Pesaro

MARCO PETRUS. Venetian Capricci


Venetian Capricci

Curated by Michele Bonuomo

11 February – 10 April 2023

Venice, Ca’ Pesaro – International Gallery of Modern Art
Dom Pérignon Rooms


In celebration of the Vittore Carpaccio exhibition hosted at the Palazzo Ducale, Ca’ Pesaro presents Marco Petrus. Venetian Capricci the last cycle of works by the painter Marco Petrus (b. 1960).

The Capricci series were inspired by the rigorous, measured lines of the typical Venetian breeches worn by characters depicted in scenes in a number of canvases by Vittore Carpaccio and Giovanni Mansueti, on display in Venice’s Gallerie dell’Accademia.

In collaboration with M77 Gallery