UFFIZI LAUNCHES LEONARDO DA VINCI’S 500th CELEBRATIONS by Hannah McGivern

Italy’s celebrations of the 500th anniversary in 2019 of Leonardo da Vinci’s death got off to an early start at the Gallerie degli Uffizi in Florence. The venerable art museum opened the exhibition Water as Microscope of Nature: Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester (until 20 January 2019), a window on to the observant, obsessive mind of a painter who was also a visionary scientific thinker and a working engineer.

 

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