The plot of time in the works of Nadia Nespoli

Offerte di tempo | Nadia Nespoli

Nadia Nespoli, Offerte di tempo

THE PLOT OF TIME IN THE WORKS OF NADIA NESPOLI

Artist Nadia Nespoli, in 2019, entrusted incarcerated men and women with skeins of cotton yarn and asked each to make a canvas, never unraveling it while doing so.

Each of the works of art bears the name of the person who created it and constitutes one of the elements of what can be considered a true collective performance.

The artist Nadia Nespoli

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Nanni Menetti and the works created by frost

Nanni Menetti | Microviolenza X

NANNI MENETTI AND WORKS CREATED BY FROST

MAMbo – Museo d’Arte Moderna di Bologna has announced the addition to its collection of a work by Nanni Menetti: “Microviolence X” (2014).
The new acquisition was presented to the public on 9 December 2021 in the presence of the artist.

“Microviolence X”, which was exhibited from 7 May to 20 June 2021 inside the Collezioni Comunali d’Arte, in the Sala Urbana (as part of the last edition of ART CITY Bologna), belongs to the series of the cryographies, from the Greek scripture of frost.

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Jorrit Tornquist’s colour research

Jorrit Tornquist | mostre

JORRIT TORNQUIST’S RESEARCH INTO COLOUR

Jorrit Tornquist was born in 1938 in Graz (Austria), where he studied Biology at the University in 1956 and Architecture at the Technical University in 1958. His works and his work have made him one of the leading experts on colour today.

In this post I will tell you about his life and show you his work.

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Etchings by artist Lorenzo Vale

Lorenzo Vale | Il lungo viaggio

Lorenzo Vale, Il lungo viaggio – 670 x 470 mm – 2018, acquaforte

ETCHINGS BY ARTIST LORENZO VALE

Lorenzo Vale makes etchings, preferring the technique of etching, to create works with suggestive chiaroscuro effects.
Thanks to the lack of colour, the artist focuses on the expressive possibilities of the sign and can thus describe dark and mysterious atmospheres.

Over 40 graphic works by Lorenzo Vale will be on show at the Stamperia d’arte Albicocco in Udine from 17 December 2021 to 28 February 2022 in the solo exhibition entitled “In your eyes. Prints 2010 – 2021”.

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Climate in art: the future of the planet according to artists

sabella Pers | Da l’Acqua o Da lo Specchio

sabella Pers Da l’Acqua o Da lo Specchio video frame 2021 Credits Giuseppe Santoro e Federico Gennaro

CLIMATE IN ART: THE FUTURE OF THE PLANET ACCORDING TO ARTISTS

How is the climate issue addressed in art and which artists are describing the drama of climate change?
In this post I propose the works and paths of some artists who are tackling dramatically urgent issues and trying to make us reflect on what the future of the planet will be.

Climate in art

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