Marco Scotini

Pteridophilia 1, video (4K, color, sound), 17', 2016. Courtesy the artist. Artissima Live – Interview with Marco Scotini
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Following the experience at #ArtissimaLive, Droste Effect is publishing the interviews collected during Artissima 2018 in Turin; find all articles at #ArtissimaLive. Second conversation: curator Marco Scotini on artist Zheng Bo Marco Scotini is Artistic …

in: Focus on Europe
Zheng Bo, Marco Scotini, MOCA Yinchuan, China, Yinchuan Biennale Yinchuan Biennale | Ecologies on the Edge: conversation with Marco Scotini
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The Yinchuan Museum of Contemporary Art, founded in 2015 as the first contemporary art museum in northwest China, will host the second Yinchuan Biennale curated by Marco Scotini. We met the curator in Milan, right …

in: Featured, Letters from Asia
, Szechwan, szechuan, William Kentridge, Marco Scotini, Anren Biennale, The Szechwan Tale: A conversation with Anren Biennale curator Marco Scotini
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The first edition of the Anren Biennale, featuring more than 120 participating artists from over 20 countries, is scheduled to take place from October 28 to February 28, 2018 in the historical town of Anren …

in: Letters from Asia
Abdoulaye Konaté, Non à la Charia au Sahel, 2013 Textile, cm h 230x350, Collezione privata – Bologna, Italia The White Hunter! African art and the West at FM Milano
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The hunter is the one who has the tools to exercise power. He achieves his goal when he brutalizes his victim. He keeps his position. He is careless, unscrupulous; with or without his gun. The …

in: Focus on Europe
FM Centro per l'arte contemporanea, Eastern European Art, Non-Aligned Modernity, Marco Scotini, BOSCH+BOSCH, Marinko Sudac Collection Non-Aligned Modernity. Eastern-European Art at FM Milano
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There was a time in which the term “Iron Curtain” was more than a simple definition for the boundary that used to divide Europe into two separate areas. A time when Westerners thought to be …

in: Focus on Europe
Ugo La Pietra, Il desiderio dell’oggetto, in “Progettare INPIU'”, Courtesy Archivio Ugo La Pietra L’Inarchiviabile/The Unarchivable, Italy 1970s
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The History of Art, perhaps like her older sister “History”, always needs to be questioned in order to stay alive. It’s not a coincidence that in our contemporary world, important artist figures often run the risk …

in: Focus on Europe
Armando Lulaj, NEVER, 2012, Film, Full HD video, duration 22min, b/w, color, sound. Courtesy of DebatikCenter Film, Paolo Maria Deanesi Gallery. Albanian Trilogy: Armando Lulaj at the Venice Biennale
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The prolepsis is a figure of speech in which the speaker raises an objection to his own argument and immediately answers in order to anticipate future responses. In the Medieval world – and more precisely …

in: Focus on Europe
Amir Yatziv, Too early, too late, Marco Scotini Crossing over to Modernity: Too Early, Too Late and the dichotomy Islam/West
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During my studies of History of Art I had two obsessions, better say, two artists I was obsessed with. I am talking about Antonello da Messina and Gentile Bellini. Both of them were not only …

in: Focus on Europe
RozO (Philippe Zourgane e Severine Roussel) When vegetation is not decoration,  ©ECPAD/France/ unknown photographer, ALG 56 124 Vegetation as a political agent. A geography of nature’s resistance
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Years ago a dear friend of mine pointed out to me that most of the plants that we usually call “weed” come from South America. They arrived in Europe after the colonization of the American …

in: Focus on Europe
Empty Pedestal. Ghosts from Eastern Europe curated by Marco Scotini More than one Empty Pedestal. Ghosts from Eastern Europe
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A big number of artists is involved in this show curated by Marco Scotini at the Archeological Museum in Bologna, Italy. Il Piedistallo vuoto / The Empty Pedestal, Ghosts from Eastern Europe is a survey on …

in: Focus on Europe
Black audio film collective. Handsword Song. Disobedience Archive at Castello di Rivoli, Turin The Images Republic
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The Disobedience Archive (The Republic) curated by Marco Scotini is a work-in-progress project, started in 2005 in Berlin. The show was hosted by Van Abbemuseum Eindhoven, Nottingham Contemporary, Raven Row of London, Massachusetts Institute of …

in: Columns, Focus on Europe
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