Words and Images
  • Francesco Poli - Francesco Bernardelli
    Staging Contemporary Art
    The work of art and the space around it exist in a relationship of close interdependence: this essay looks at this symbiotic relationship by means of an extensive and detailed acco...
  • William Kentridge
    Six Drawing Lessons
    Art, says William Kentridge, is its own form of knowledge. It is not a simple integration of the real world, nor can it be considered only in the rational terms of classic academic...
  • Giuliana Bruno
    Atlante delle emozioni
    Traversing a varied and enchanting landscape with forays into the fields of geography, art, architecture, design, cartography and film, Giuliana Bruno’s Atlante delle emozion...
  • Bruno Di Marino
    Hard Media
    What is pornography? A mere sociological phenomenon or an aesthetic category? And above all, how has pornographic representation changed over the last few years with the evolution ...
  • Joachim Schmid e le fotografie degli altri
    Edited by Roberta Valtorta

    Joachim Schmidt (Balingen, 1955), paradoxically known as “the photographer who takes no photographs”, has worked with photography since the early 1980s without producin...
  • Elio Grazioli
    La collezione come forma d’arte
    If it can be said that every era has its own approach to collecting, the contemporary period is marked by a reciprocal bond with artistic practice, to the point that the two activi...
  • Alberto Zanchetta
    Frenologia della vanitas
    Death has always been a topic of extreme fascination for man, a source of angst that has dominated artworks and the human imagination since time immemorial. Every era abounds with ...
  • Stefano Pirovano
    Forma e informazione
    In an era when questions are frequently raised about the rationale of certain visual representations and their real value, Stefano Pirovano responds by clarifying the nature of the...
  • Marco Tonelli
    Pino Pascali
    Pino Pascali blazed like a shooting star in the history of Italian art. Born in Bari in 1935 and killed just thirty-three years later in a car crash, he is regarded as one of Italy...
  • Effetto terra
    Edited by Maria Perosino

    Environmental emergencies, genetics, biodiversity and artificial nature: these themes are increasingly addressed and developed by artists in works that alternate investigation, pro...