CSAC president Francesca Zanella attended the GALA annual meeting “Communication without Borders”, which took place at the Communication University of China, Beijing on 6-7 July, 2015. University of Parma had been invited as a parter of this network to investigate the ways in which international collaboration can transform our activities as scholars, teachers and students: CSAC has been presented as a case study.
The billboard designed by Bruno Munari for Campari is closely related to the opening of the M1 subway line in Milan, in November 1964: it is in fact a poster that considers a mobile, and at the same time fragmented, vision because, as the artist himself affirms, it does not lose “its strenght even if it is partially glimpsed, even if groups of people partially cover it, or if you look at it from…
June 15th began the third and last week of the Specialization Course Archiviare il Novecento, organized by the CSAC Centro Studi e Archivio della Comunicazione dell’Università degli studi di Parma. This course has seen the participation of twenty-nine students in architecture, design and visual arts from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador, Quito, after an agreement with the University of Parma. The 60 hours course has been designed with three modules focusing on the…
Fino al 4 ottobre è in corso a Mantova, alle Fruttiere di Palazzo Te, la mostra GUARDANDO ALL’URSS. Realismo socialista in Italia dal mito al mercato, nata da una idea di Arturo Calzona e curata da Vanja Strukelj con Ilaria Bignotti e Francesca Zanella. All’interno del progetto espositivo, che indaga le relazioni, gli scambi, gli sguardi e i “fuochi incrociati” tra arte italiana del secondo dopoguerra e arte sovietica del realismo socialista, riflettendo su affinità elettive…
CSAC has lent 54 photographs for the exhibition ll Bel Paese: dal Risorgimento alla Grande Guerra, dai Macchiaioli ai Futuristi, curated by Claudio Spadoni for MAR Ravenna (February 22, 2015 – June 14, 2015). The photographic section of the exhibition, composed entirely of CSAC photos, includes nineteenth century large format albumin, monuments and urban views of some Italian cities included in the Grand Tour, images of Studio Orlandini in Modena and much more else….
A carte de visite, a particular model of small-size portrait – 6×9 cm – which in the mid nineteenth century established itslef all around the world, absorbed the tradition of the miniature portrait paintings and became a mass image. This one comes from an album acquired in 1979 by the CSAC – after a suggestion by Luigi Ghirri – which contains 185 other portraits of the same type. Inside this album there are portaits of…
Exhibition: ” Fuoco nero: materia e struttura attorno e dopo Burri” (Black Fire: matter and structure around and after Burri). The exhibition is curated by Arturo Carlo Quintavalle. It will show more than seventy paintings and many photographs and even a group of graphic works for a total of 172 works all reproduced in a catalog published by Skira. Where: Salone delle Scuderie in Pilotta (Parma). The exhibition will be open from December 13, 2014…
From 18 October until 25 January 2015, “Infinito” by Luigi Ghirri (1973) is exposed in Pino Pascali Museum of Polignano a Mare (BA).
On the nine-metre long panel covered in floral fabric, a throng of haughty decorated notables parade from right to left, above a parterre of plastic leaves and flowers. Restless, they walk solemnly gesticulating all the while: six Mafiosi, Golda Meir and then Kissinger and Nixon – on the canvas hung over the work in 1974 could be read – “At the Columbus Day Parade” (made official by none other than the American president in 1971)….
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