Martina della Valle | workshop One flower, one leaf #4

On saturday 20 and sunday 21 january 2018 the museum Nordiska Akvarellmuseet in Sweden will host the workshop One flower, one leaf #4, guided by Martina della Valle and the ikebana master Satoko Hatayama. After an introduction on the origins of Ikebana (Japanese traditional form of arranging flowers), the research unfolds in the surrounding landscape, with a field trip to collect fragments of spontaneous vegetation […]


Trial and Error | Reinis Lismanis

Trial and Error is the first solo exhibition by the London-based artist Reinis Lismanis, on view at ARSENĀLS Exhibition Hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art in Riga until 21 January 2018. Comprising mediums of photography, printmaking, video, installation in a variety of approaches the exhibition focuses on specific elements that form the larger systems at […]


Olivo Barbieri on China Heritage

On the newest issue of China Heritage, released on 1 January 2018, is featured a wide essay by Italian photographer Olivo Barbieri , introducing his nearing thirty years of activities, studies and voyages to China. In the late Eighties, China seemed to me to be as distant and incomprehensible as a some far-flung galaxy. My only points […]


Fabrizio Bellomo | Book presentation

As part of the program of the exhibition Talent Prize 2008-2017, set-up in the spaces of MACRO Museum in Rome, Fabrizio Bellomo, Inside Art special price, presents his last book Meridiani, paralleli e pixel, edited by Postmedia Books, on tuesday 19 december from 6PM in the spaces of Fondamenta in Rome. Introduced by Guido Talarico, Inside Art chief editor and in conversation with the curator Saverio […]


Searching for a New Way | Roundtable

On friday 15 december will take place in Modena SEARCHING FOR A NEW WAY, a roundtable organized within the initiatives of Generazione Critica, platform of research and discussion on contemporary art practice, with a specific focus on experiences from 2000 onwards. The lecturers that will join the roundtable are Alessandro Carrer (art critic, professor ISIA Urbino), Daniele De Luigi (curator, Galleria Civica Modena), Vincenzo Estremo (critic and […]


Fotopub / Open call 2018

The deadline for submitting projects for the 2018 edition of Fotopub, international festival of photography in Novo Mesto, Slovenia is fixed on friday 15 december 2017. Are required exhibition proposal from a collective and/or curator (including two to maximum five artists with or without a curator) or project proposal from an individual artist to be exhibited […]


Photo Vogue Festival 2017

From 16 to 19 november will take place in Milan, the second edition of Photo Vogue Festival, international festival devoted to fashion photography, that will involve the whole city of Milan with talks, exhibitions and photographic events, in collaboration with cultural institutions, photographic schools and galleries that will present projects and exhibitions during the days of the festival. Photo […]

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White Space // NonostanteMarras

On the occasion of the closing week of the personal exhibition by Sanna Kannisto, White Space, on Friday 17 November in the spaces of NonostanteMarras in Milan will take place an event fully dedicated to the research of the Finnish artist, in collaboration with Photo Vogue Festival 2017. From 6.30pm Sanna Kannisto will lead the audience through the set-up of the exhibition White Space, introducing thematic focus and […]


Andrea Botto | KA-BOOM

The book “KA-BOOM The Explosion of Landscape” by Andrea Botto will be officially launched in Paris, during Paris Photo (8-12 November). The volume, edited by Editions Bessard, Paris and designed by Fabrizio Radaelli, collects the research of the artist concerning the use of the explosives from the 2008 to today, and it is accompanied by the critic texts of Ilaria Bonacossa, […]


Taisuke Koyama | AIMIA AGO

Taisuke Koyama is one of the shortlisted artists of the tenth edition of AIMIA | AGO Photography Prize, yearly prize that recognizes four artists working in photography who have exhibited extraordinary potential over the last five years. The artists are chosen via an international nomination process. The AGO Photography Prize invites curators and critics from around the world to nominate […]


Altri Luoghi, Oltre i Luoghi | Roundtable

Saturday 28 October at 5 pm inside Sala del Giudizio at the City’s Museum in Rimini, at the end of the exhibition Oltre i luoghi, tra descrizione e narratività (Beyond places. Between description and narrative), with the presence of Massimo Pulini (the Art Councillor), Giampaolo Proni (Semiologist), Sergio Giusti (Researcher and teacher of photographic language), Giorgio Conti (Archives […]


TILO&TONI | Park Hotel, Amsterdam

The exhibtion THOMAS USCHI CHRIS & DAVID   by the duo TILO&TONI is on view until sunday 22 october 2017 in the spaces of Park Hotel, Amsterdam. The show is conceived to be a broad reflection on handicraft productions and is composed by 22 limited edition works produced by the artists and presented for the first time on the occasion […]


Andrea Botto at Les Rencontres de la Photographie

On the occasion of the Les Rencontres de la Photographie festival in Arles (France), on Friday, July 7, 2017 at 6 pm Andrea Botto will present at Papeteries Etienne the video The explosion of landscape from the series KA-BOOM. The event is part of The Night Of The Year, a photo walk that includes about 40 proposals from artists, photographers and institutions, projected in loops on […]


LIVEstudio at F4

Following the collaboration between Fondazione Francesco Fabbri, promoter of the event, and LIVEstudio residence program, promoted by Metronom, Camille Lévêque and Claudia Petraroli, the two resident artists of LIVEstudio#3, will present their latest research within the current edition of the festival F4 / un’idea di Fotografia. Camille Lévêque presents In Search Of The Father, which illustrates three years of research around the father figure. The artist reflects on the changes occured to […]


Master Fondazione Fotografia | Deadline

Until June 30, 2017, it’s possible to make application for the new edition of Master of Higher Education on Contemporary Image promoted by Fondazione Fotografia Modena, a highly specialized biennial course that aims to develop new artistic figures in the field of photography and video. Applications are open to anyone who has completed, or is […]


F4 Festival

On Friday 14 July at 6 pm at Fondazione Francesco Fabbri in Pieve di Soligo (TV) will open the seventh edition of F4 / un’idea di Fotografia, one of the most important festival dedicated to contemporary photography in Italy. In order to convey the plurality of languages in which the contemporary image is articulated, the festival […]


Fotopub Festival _ open call

Until June 25 is possible to submit to Fotopub Festival open call. The festival will be held in Novo Mesto, Slovenia from 31 July to 5 August 2017. The selected artists will have the chance to meet and dialogue with international professionists, critics, curators inside the two-day portfolio review. 2017 reviewers are Kaisa Rastenberger (FI); Duncan […]


Generazione Critica #4 Book launching | Centrale Fotografia, Fano

On Sunday, June 11th at 11 am, at the San Pietro in Valle Church in Fano, will be presented in preview the book Generazione Critica #4. La fotografia tra ripetizione e differenza (Danilo Montanari Editore, 2017). The book features the critic essays that our lectures proposed for the fourth editon of Generazione Critica, that took place […]


Fabrizio Bellomo | Villaggio Cavatrulli

The exhibition Villaggio Cavatrulli by Fabrizio Bellomo will open to the public on Wednesday, 31 May at 6.30 pm at Planar Gallery in Bari. In conversation with Ugo La Pietra and Marco Petroni, Bellomo proposes a possible utopia, Villaggio Cavatrulli. The project is an investigation into the folds of the Apulian landscape where the artist identifies an […]


Rachele Maistrello | Museo Fattori

The exhibition ONE OF US (The Cabinet) by Rachele Maistrello, curated by Zoë De Luca, opens to the public at Museo Giovanni Fattori in Livorno on Saturday, 20 May. The event is part of the project Level 0, which came to the fourth edition: on the occasion of ArtVerona 2016, the directors of 14 museums […]


Talent Prize 2017 / open call

The Talent Prize 2017 open call is open for submission until 26 June, 2017. International artists, born after 1977, are welcome to submit for free their works, both in the fields of painting, video, sculpture, installation, photography. The candidates should present one new work, or one recently produced, that has not participated to any other award, […]


POIUYT | Website launch with guests

The 11th of May at 12pm, during an event at Michela Rizzo Gallery, POIUYT will launch its website and the first of a series of publications linked to its activities. POIUYT is a platform for image-based research which aims at spreading a critical attitude towards this key language within the contemporary world through reflection, collective […]


Antologia / Q&A with Paola Paleari and Giorgio di Noto

On wednesday 3 may, at 7pm as part of the collective show ANTOLOGIA, presented inside Metronom spaces until 3 June, Paola Paleari (art critic and Deputy Editor at YET magazine) and Giorgio di Noto (visual artist) will be available to the public for a session of Question & Answer, fostering the dialogue on some contemporary […]


ANTOLOGIA / Collective exhibition

ANTOLOGIA is a collective exhibition project, presented to the public on wednesday April 12, 2017 at 6.30 pm in Metronom (142, Viale Amendola – Modena), with a selection of works by Fabrizio Bellomo, Christto&Andrew, Martina della Valle, Annabel Elgar, Sanna Kannisto, Taisuke Koyama, Alberto Sinigaglia and The Cool Couple (Niccolò Benetton, Simone Santilli) joined with the collaboration among Alessandro Carrer, Sergio Giusti and Paola Paleari. A reading, a […]


Lesson 0 | Valerio Rocco Orlando

The exhibition Lesson Zero aims to elicit collective contemplation of key issues of contemporary life. The works on display pose questions about teaching and learning, and the customs and circumstances of education. They explore the fundamental premises of these acts along with the resulting cultural implications, provoking thought on how the working principles of these […]



As part of the wider range of activities of LIVEstudio third edition, Galleria Civica in Modena will host on thursday 23 february at 6PM in the main hall, LIVEstudio#3_talk, a dedicated event of presentation of the shortlsted projects selected by the curatorial commitee among the ones submitted during LIVEstudio open call. The artists that will take part to the talk are Claudio Beorchia, Paolo […]

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Open Call | Foam Talent

FOAM TALENT 2017 open call is available for submission; the annual selection of young international artists, mainly presenting their most innovative and recent photographic projects. The chosen artists will get published in FOAM magazine‘s TALENT issue and will be showcased in the FOAM Talent exhibition, which previously travelled to Paris, London and Brussels, and the outdoor show at the internationally […]


Fondamenta _ opening

Fondamenta is INSIDEART new exhibition space, independent magazine devoted to contemporary artistic research. It will open to the public on thursday 9th february with the exhibition Lights On-Lights Off. The space is meant to an open place where confrontation among all the artistic subjects’ is possible and foster : artists, galleries, museums, associations would become the active contributors to […]


Taisuke Koyama | Generated X

From 6 January 2017 at G/P Gallery, Tokyo the new solo show by Taisuke Koyama, Generated X.  The exhibition will present an updated version of the installation belonging to the photography and video series “PICO” that was shown in Koyama’s well received exhibition “Generated Images”, held at the Daiwa Foundation Japan House Gallery on April […]

Adobe Spark

LIVEstudio#3_open call

LIVEstudio is a programme addressed to those young artists who require a location to refine and show their works, without the urgence of an exhibition, but with the freedom of set-up, change, arrange as they would do in their own studio. On the occasion of LIVEstudio, Metronom makes its exhibition spaces in Modena available to […]


Inside Out / Upside Down

As part of the sixth edition of The Photographers’ Gallery’s  ‘Open Door’ series, resident hosts Wandering Bears present ‘Inside Out Upside Down’. Visitors are invited to respond to fourteen individual works, each by a different artist, by recreating their own versions. Each participant will receive an individual, takeaway sticker album in which to create and […]


Generazione Critica #4 / 20 – 21 october 2016

The fourth edition of Generazione Critica, annual congress on the practice of art critic, will be held this year in ex-Oratorio venue, at Palazzo dei Musei (Modena, Viale Vittorio Veneto) and will take place on thursday, October 20 and friday, October 21 2016, from 2 to 7 PM. The lecturers that will take part to this year […]


Tilo & Toni | Printed Matters Inc., NY

During Printed Matter Inc. Fair in New York, in Moma Ps1 venue (Long Island City, Queens), the tenth edition of NY Art Book Fair,  fromseptember 16th to 18th (6 – 9 pm / free entry). This year, the italian indipendent editor Skinnerboox will be one of the exhibitors, with an official presentation in preview of the new photographic project by TILO & TONI […]

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Annabel Elgar | Photography is Magic • Aperture Foundation, New York

On Thursday, July 14th from 6 to 8 PM, the open reception at Aperture Foundation in New York, of the collective exhibition 2016 : Aperture Summer OPEN | Photography is Magic, curated by Charlotte Cotton.   ” The photographic practices represented in the final selection for this year’s Summer Open are rich with vitality and deep curiosity for the magical medium […]


Paola Paleari and Giorgio Di Noto at Arles

Our two lecturers of Generazione Critica #3 – Paola Paleari and Giorgio di Noto – will present their reflections around photography and new media in Arles, at leboudoir 2.0 (Le local, 13 rue de Pont), on saturday 9 July 2016 at 11.30 AM.   leboudoir 2.0 is a nomad research lab for concrete images growing as an online and IRL community of […]


‘Generazione Critica #3’ book launching | Dryphoto, Prato

“In a world covered by an ongoing flood of meaningful objects, the research aroung images and their inner production mechanism becomes a urgence rather than a simple artistic choice.” (Discipula)   Inside Inner Code programme, curated by Luca Carradori and Chiara Ruberti, the presentation of the newest book Generazione Critica. Arte, fotografia, tecnica (2016. Danilo Montanari Editore), is […]


‘Generazione Critica #3’ Book Launching | Centrale Fotografia, Fano

On Sunday June 12th at 11 am, at the former San Francesco Church in Fano, will be presented in preview the book Generazione Critica#3. Fotografia, tecnica e arte (Danilo Montanari Editore, 2016). The book features the critic essays that our lectures proposed for the third editon of Generazione Critica, that took place in Modena in October 2015: Frida […]

Through the Looking Glass

(English text below) Critic essay by Marcella Manni, for the exhibition ‘Through the Looking Glass‘, with works by Martina della Valle, Annabel Elgar and Baerbel Reinhard. (until June 4th in Metronom). “… she began looking about, and noticed that what could be seen from the old room was quite common and uninteresting, but that all the rest was as […]


Taisuke Koyama | DAIWA Foundation, London

On Friday, April 15 at DAIWA Foundation the first solo show by Taisuke Koyama in London will be presented. Generated Images, thematises the possibilities of photographic expression in the post-digital era. The artist aims to provide a space for audiences to experience ‘environmentalised’ images in the form of the tangible objects and data created by digital devices.   […]


Discipula | Persona

  Being part of the festival Show and Tell, the personal exhibition Persona by Discipula collective is visible until saturday, April 9th 2016 at  Twenty14Contemporary. Thank to Elena Vaninetti’s (YET Magazine) collaboration, the exhibition is conceived as a whole as a visual essay on the book  “Love’s Body”, wrote 1966 by the american writer and social philosopher Norman O. Brown. Through the […]