Tag: contemporary art exhibitions italy

Cartasia 2012 in Lucca, the contemporary art made of Paper back in the City Streets

From June, 30th to July, 29th 2012, 6th edition of Cartasia, the biennial of contemporary art, will be held in the city of Lucca and the municipality of Porcari.

Thousand-shape paper installations will invade the city streets and squares of Lucca historical centre and Porcari, creating a parallel universe for visitors walking down the streets of the old Tuscan city.

On June, 30th the opening ceremony of Cartasia 2012

“Madame Fisscher”: Urs Fischer’s art on display in Venice till July, 15th

Visitors still have the chance to enjoy the exhibition by the German artist Urs Fischer, one of the many projects dedicated to a contemporary artist organized by Palazzo Grassi in Venice.

Madame Fisscher, this is the title of the exhibition, can be read according to several interpretations but don’t let visitors in indifference. If you’re around Venice in these days, visit the exhibition at least once, it’s worth it!

The exhibition is held in the hall and the 1st floor of Palazzo Grassi and there’s a series of movies chosen by the artist and a catalogue designed and published by the artist himself.

Who is Urs Fischer?