Temporary Exhibition

THE MMM WELCOMES DA VINCI

On the 500th anniversary of Leonardo Da Vinci’s death, the world’s largest travelling exhibition dedicated to the Italian genius settles down at the Musée Mer Marine.

 

DA VINCI
THE GENIUS

More than 120 models made from the original Leonardo Da Vinci’s codices are to be discovered.

 

Painter, sculptor, philosopher, engineer, town planner, botanist and anatomist, Leonardo Da Vinci left behind more than 6000 pages of notes and drawings, that describe hundreds of his inventions and experiences in a wide variety of disciplines.

 

Considered as a « transmitter of ancient techniques and knowledges », this visionary inventor opened the doors to a new scientific era.

 

Created by a Belgian team made of engineers, historians, graphic designers and craftsmen, this exhibition highlights the latest historical and scientific researches published on Leonardo Da Vinci.

 

Come and try the artist’s inventions. Prepare to embark on a journey through time!

 

This exhibition was produced by Xpo Factory, with the participation of artist Antonio Nunziante, who made a series of 8 pictures detailing Leonardo Da Vinci’s way of painting.