SEETIES The smartphone as a creative tool for visual storytelling: How do smartphones change our way of seeing, observing, capturing? Are images taken on smartphones simple snaps or art works on their own right? We have decided to learn more about this topic interviewing Rosa Roth, founder and editor-in-chief of THE SMART VIEW – an inspirational independent magazine dedicated to mobile photography.
SEETIES The international photography print publication Latent Image Magazine is collecting visual stories for their summer 2018 issue. Deadline: August 24th!
FIRENZE Cronache dalla XXIV edizione della mostra che ogni anno al Giardino Corsini mette in scena le eccellenze del territorio toscano, italiano (e non solo)!
FIRENZE Could we not participate in this experiment? Of course not! Now we have just to wait for the results of the analysis, we’ll follow the study and keep you updated… Meanwhile, if you are in Florence or if you happen to go to the Tuscan city (by 26th August 2018), you know that at Palazzo Strozzi there are a slightly scary slide and a little tender bean plant waiting for you!
SPAIN Between Granada and Cádiz it’s funny to look for these walls of urban art, it’s like meeting a dream on the street and suddenly, in any corner, seeing a world bursting with colours.
REGGIO EMILIA Per l’edizione 2018 di Fotografia Europea, Comò Mag. propone un viaggio tra visioni utopiche e scenari surreali che avrà due tappe: la collettiva Vita da Igers – Ribellione dai Toni Pastello presso l’Atelier ViaDueGobbiTre (fino al 5 maggio) e la personale di Charlie Davoli – Retrospettive del domani presso Vicolo Folletto Comò Space (fino al 17 giugno). Inaugurazione di entrambe le mostre, il 20 Aprile!
MILANO We are very happy to renew our media partnership for this project that we follow with admiration and passion since its birth (year 2012) and we strongly invite all emerging artists who read us to participate! NOTE: it’s possible to apply until 19th April 2018.
SEETIES & WOMEN From Venus de Milo to Kim Kardashian in a video directed by Anna Ginsburg (London) for CNN that examines beauty through the ages.
CARRARA “Fare una residenza significa tentare di lasciarsi alle spalle tutti gli immaginari precostituiti e mettersi in fase di esplorazione e ascolto.” Seguiamo allora con molta curiosità i curatori di ARTECO e gli artisti di Parasite 2.0 e proviamo a vedere “la città dell’oro bianco” con i loro occhi!
NEW YORK It took three months of calculations to build this reduced model of the Manhattan district, using old and broken electronic parts. Who made this work? Zayd Menk, apparently a very young artist, a 17-year-old student who lives in Zimbabwe. He made this artwork for his school art project.
TANKWA TOWN In the semidesert Karoo – halfway along the R355, a 250km untarred road between Calvinia and Ceres in the Northern Cape Province of South Africa (that means on the longest stretch in the country without petrol stations, nearby assistance, phone signal) – there is a magic place: a temporary city that every year since 2007 appears and disappears in just one week.