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14 September 2018

Press Release

FLORENCE WELCOMES MARINA ABRAMOVIĆ

Hotel Savoy, a Rocco Forte Hotel, invites you to discover its new sophisticated style and experience the highly anticipated exhibition of the year - Marina Abramovic. The Cleaner. On the occasion of this great exhibition coming to Florence from 21 September 2018 until 20 January 2019, guests can book “Florence welcomes Marina Abramovic” for exclusive access.

Hosted at the Palazzo Strozzi, a few steps away from Hotel Savoy, “The Cleaner” is Italy’s first exhibition devoted to Marina Abramović, one of the most celebrated and controversial figures in contemporary art. This exhibitionbrings together 100 pieces of Abramović’s work and presents a comprehensive survey of her most renowned creations, videos, photographs, paintings and live recreations of her most famed and revolutionary performances.

This is the first exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi devoted to a female artist and it highlights Abramović’s ongoing relationship with Italy, one that has played a significant role in her life and in the development of her art.

Guests who book the "Florence welcomes Marina Abramović" package will enjoy a private tour of the exhibition accompanied by a dedicated professional guide. True aficionados may also peruse the exhibition in total privacy after hours at the Palazzo Strozzi at an additional cost, a precious opportunity catered for guests of the Hotel Savoy.

When booking this unique experience, guests will also receive a copy of the official catalogue signed by Marina Abramović. Book your luxurious Florentine break and be part of one of the most awaited events of the year.

“FLORENCE WELCOMES MARINA ABRAMOVIĆ.”

The package includes:

  • A minimum stay of 2 nights in one of our rooms or suites*

  • Daily breakfast for two served at Irene Bistro or through in-room dining

  • Two tickets to the exhibition “Marina Abramović. The Cleaner” at Palazzo Strozzi and access to daily performances

  • Exclusive exhibition tour with a professional guide or private after hours night tour - available upon request and availability (Thursdays and black-out dates excluded) from 8.00 pm to 9.30 pm at the additional fee of Euro 540,00 + VAT for a maximum of 6 participants.

  • Official catalogue of the exhibition

  • “Fish & Spritz” aperitif for two at the Hotel’s Irene Bistro’

* The offer is valid from 21st September 2018 to 20 January 2019 and is subject to availability. Rates start at Euro 481.00 including VATper room per night in a Classic Room.

For reservations, contact the Hotel at reservations.savoy@roccofortehotels.com,

+39 06 32 888 930 or book online FLORENCE WELCOMES MARINA ABRAMOVIĆ

Press contact:

Claudia Porrello, Communications & Marketing Manager
Hotel Savoy – Firenze, Tel. +39 055 2302 188
cporrello@roccofortehotels.com

Rocco Forte Hotels

Established by Sir Rocco Forte and his sister, Olga Polizzi in 1996; Rocco Forte Hotels is a family of 11 individual hotels and resorts. All of the hotels are landmarks, both old and new, occupying magnificent buildings in exceptional locations. Led by a family who has been in hospitality for four generations, the hotels are united by their distinctive approach to service, ensuring guests experience the best of each city and its surrounding areas. Rocco Forte Hotels includes: Hotel de Russie, Rome; Hotel Savoy, Florence; Verdura Resort, Sicily; The

Balmoral, Edinburgh; Brown’s Hotel, London; The Charles Hotel, Munich; Villa Kennedy, Frankfurt; Hotel de Rome, Berlin; Hotel Amigo, Brussels; Hotel Astoria and St Petersburg. Upcoming opening: Rome and Shanghai in 2019.

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