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100 Ideas on 100 Thoughts: an open research project

Last week i posted about the talk between Luca Massimo Barbero and Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev. Today i’m writing you a follow up because a very interesting thing happened. Thanks to this post i was invited to take part of the project 100 Ideas on 100 Thoughts ideated by ” a.r.t.e.s. Research School”, the Interdisciplinary Graduate School of the Arts and … Continue reading

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At the Window – Matteo Pericoli

“Art is to escape from the head: it’s to find a reality despite the head itself” (M. Pericoli). At the Sala delle Colonne (S. Sebastiano building – Ca Foscari University)  in Venice there’s a tiny exhibition composed by a wall full of little drawings. Amazing Artworks made by Matteo Pericoli (Milan, 1968). One little jewel, … Continue reading

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If Thomas Mann Was Still Alive

Maybe, in my life, I traveled a little bit, and I saw some dj playing in different cities and in several locations; but nothing compares to Venice. Yes, because when the future meets the past, the result is the present. Venice is not just a tour on a “gondola” or afternoons spent visiting magnetic museums, but also sound, live music, … Continue reading

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Peaceful Reading in San Marco

There’s a door in Venice that divides the noisy and touristic San Marco Square with its groups, souvenir stands and singing gondoliers from the Silent. It’s an hidden door in Piazzetta on the opposite side of the Doge Palace on the left of the huge bell tower.. You just have to go inside, leave your … Continue reading