The Cradle of the Renaissance in occasion of the long weekend of December 8th, 2013 offers an irresistible mix of history, culture and tradition that reaffirms the well-established image of a cultural Florence, adding the timeless charm of Christmas and an atmosphere of great warmth bright. As per tradition, the event of the Florence Christmas we characterized the Immaculate Conception takes place in the beautiful scenery of Piazza Santa Croce. This is the Fierucola, the exhibition of traditional Florentine who, along with traditional objects for the home decor, has a range of products from organic and biodynamic farming: love for the land, respect for the environment and for the consumer , km "0" and short chain. For those who don't want to give up the culture at the Palazzo Strozzi is staged the exhibition “L' Avanguardia russa, la Siberia e l'Oriente. Kandinsky, Malevič, Filonov, Gončarova”, until 2014 January 19th. An exhibition that presents an extensive exhibition of works from the most important collections dedicated to the Russian avant-garde art. The show is made up of countless references to spirituality, anthropology, philosophy and shamanism in a series of references and connections in a path whose stages are marked by the works on display; it takes the visitor on a journey until the Land of Medium, in which the Russian art meets the East. Also at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence culture lovers will be able to continue their journey through the sign of the city's history through the exhibition “Una grande Casa”. A permanent exhibition on the history of Palazzo Strozzi, which tells the story of the family, from its origins to contemporary times, thanks to a family tree that allows you to view the plots with which the Strozzi are related to the most important families.