Eugenio Viola

Daniel Knorr

January 2016

The ironic title of Daniel Knorr’s third solo show at Galleria Fonti, “Veni Vidi Napoli” (I Came I Saw Napoli), might well imply that not all battles are swiftly won. The Romanian-born Berlin-based artist works in mixed media (photography,… READ ON

IN PRINT January 2016 [TOC]

Lina Selander

November 2015

Lina Selander’s first exhibition at Galleria Tiziana Di Caro comprised three video installations from the same series with which she is currently representing Sweden at the Fifty-Sixth Venice Biennale. These works, from “Excavation of … READ ON

IN PRINT November 2015 [TOC]

Ida Tursic and Wilfried Mille

October 2015

Ida Tursic and Wilfried Mille have long sought to redefine painting’s status by wedding the deconstruction of the medium’s linguistic systems with hyperrealistic representation. Via strategies of displacement, ironic reversal, and stylistic… READ ON

IN PRINT October 2015 [TOC]

Tobias Zielony

June 2015

Tobias Zielony’s investigation of reality encourages multiple interpretations. The Berlin-based artist’s presentation of eight videos in “Dream Lovers. The Films 2008–2014” allowed those who are familiar with his photographic work… READ ON

IN PRINT Summer 2015 [TOC]

Francesco Vezzoli

MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo

August 2013

Francesco Vezzoli as Christological triune: Indeed, there are three museums (MAXXI in Rome, MoMA PS1 in New York, and Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles) that will host the artist’s complex project, “The Trinity,” over the next … READ ON

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“Emergency Pavilion: Rebuilding Utopia”

Teatro Fondamenta Nuove

July 2013

Does utopia have a place in the twenty-first century? Does it make sense today to speak about an ideal world? Is the utopian impulse is limited to artists and those who still have some poetic legitimacy in a world characterized by a predilection… READ ON

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Evgeny Antufiev

April 2013

This intriguing exhibition—the latest of Evgeny Antufiev—is a path to some other realm: A climate of separateness is emphasized from the start by the artist’s requirement that visitors don disposable overshoes, sanctioning entry into … READ ON

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Giulia Piscitelli

Galleria Fonti

March 2013

Giulia Piscitelli’s research entrusts its poetic power to nuances, to the revival of fragility and the ephemeral, to the revaluation of small things and gestures. She investigates tensions in the aesthetic redemption of the quotidian; her… READ ON

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Liam Gillick

Alfonso Artiaco

January 2013

The title of Four propositions six structures, 2012, drily and rigorously describes the project by Liam Gillick inaugurating the new Galleria Artiaco space in the evocative Palazzo del Principe Raimondo De Sangro. This site-specific work … READ ON

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Adel Abdessemed

December 2012

“Je suis innocent” (I am innocent) is an intriguing exhibition that does a good job of conveying the visual and emotional complexity of Adel Abdessemed––a frequently censored artist. His work skillfully intersects heterogeneous … READ ON

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