Words and Images
  • Cristina Baldacci
    Archivi impossibili
    Well before the spread of social networks and recording methods turned all of us into potential archivists, contemporary artists came up with new cataloguing systems using the lang...
  • Giuliana Bruno
    Superfici
    In a culture marked by the virtual and rapidly changing new media, what is the place of the surface, the very expression of a physical substance? A border area between internal and...
  • Francesco Poli - Francesco Bernardelli
    Mettere in scena l’arte contemporanea
    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
    Sei lezioni di disegno
    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...