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The 2016 edition of EVA Florence – Electronic Imaging & Visual Art, the forum organized by the Centre for the Communication and Media Integration of the University of Florence in collaboration with the Department of Information Engineering and Centrica, will take place on Wednesday May...

Centrica and VirtuItaly will participate to the festival “ExpoPixel – Rethink the digital environment”, that will be in Bologna on Thursday May 5th 2016. Marco Cappellini, CEO of Centrica-VirtuItaly, will participate to the workshop titled “Cultural Heritage: multimedia” with a speech dedicated to the digital exhibition...

The restaurant Fratelli Cuore, a new meeting point at the Santa Maria Novella Central Station in Florence, is the first restaurant to have the application “Florence Heritage”, an interactive touchscreen guide. Developed by Centrica in collaboration with the City of Florence for the 30th anniversary of...

Centrica joined a project od restoration and valorization of the Tower of Villa Rufolo, an historic building which dates back to XXIII hundreds, based in the city of Ravello (SA), creating a software for the direction and control of the multi-projections included in the project. Villa...

Si conclude il progetto di valorizzazione del sito archeologico di Pompei, a cui Centrica ha partecipato mettendo in campo le proprie tecnologie e il proprio know-how. In particolare, Centrica ha realizzato un software per il controllo e la gestione dei vari dispositivi impiegati nella programmazione, basata...

Centrica and VirtuItaly will be at Restauro, the Fair of Conservation, technology and promotion of cultural and environmental heritage in Ferrara next wednesday April 6th 2016. Marco Cappellini, CEO of Centrica-VirtuItaly, will participate to the workshop Re-thinking the museum. Communication and digital strategies for innovative management...

26Milan. “Fabbrica del Vapore” from January 22th to March 13th Plonge yourself in the beauty of art and start an immersive and interactive voyage in the history of Italian masterpieces. Botticelli’s Birth of Venus and the Primavera, Leonardo’s Annunciation, Caravaggio’s Bacchus and many other treasures will...

The exhibition “Hamburg ins Gesicht geschaut” is opening today at the Historische Museen Hamburg, a show of portraits dedicated to the city and its citizens. With about one thousand works including photography, paintings, illustrations on paper and sculptures, the exhibition presents a view of the society...

17“Tre anni fa l’idea di un distretto dei beni culturali con la benedizione europea, poi lo stop per la mancanza di commesse e di un’impresa forte a fare da traino. Ma restauro, conservazione e nuove tecnologie restano decisive per la nostra regione. Le eccellenze qui ci sono...

Centrica will be in Hamburg from 2 of September, with 1150 works of the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, thanks to UffiziTouch® Cloud. Visitors can admire each masterpiece thanks to a series of touchscreen that will allow you to explore the entire collection, to compare more works...

To play a leading role in the production of content in the age of digital innovation, it is important that museums and heritage sites offer themselves as the “agora” where tradition, scientific and technological development meet and find ways for contemporary dialogue. In order to take...

On 19th march 2015 Uffizi Touch® Cloud is presented in preview at CeBIT, at the stand of the “IT-Planungsrat”, located in Hall 7, stand B42. CeBIT, held in Hannover every year, is the world’s largest and most international computer expo and is considered a barometer of...

The official application of the “Museo dell’Opera del Duomo” allows to explore the wonderful mosaics of the Baptistery in Florence. You can view the individual “sails” and the number of saints and prophets with very high resolution and appreciate all the details invisible to the naked...

28The application displays, in high resolution, the artwork to the smallest details. It is possible to make a series of interactive action on the artwork, including zoom, highlight details, ability to display full screen and virtual measurements of areas of interest. The application runs in 6 languages...

The new wave of digital technologies is the role and value of giving back to the places, the physical spaces, to the territory: cloud solutions, Internet of things, digital technology to the spectacle of the places; but also (and maybe especially) the growth and diffusion...