Archives 2nd half of 2013
The CCC Strozzina, part of the Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi, is devoted to producing and presenting thematic exhibitions, following an interdisciplinary approach to current trends in contemporary culture, and fulfilling the mission to establish a lively and engaging centre for contemporary art in the heart of Florence.
Exhibition 11 October 2013 -
Tadashi Kawamata has produced three site-
Addressing a topical theme for Italy, the exhibition also presents
Exposing the inconsistencies of the financial globalisation,
The works by Adam Broomberg and Oliver Chanarin, The Cool Couple and Jo Ractliffe lie in the furrow of a reflection on the status of photography as a record of contradictory territories. The first artists present a new stage of their Chicago project, a video and photographic installation of a non-
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This exhibition, curated by Walter Guadagnini (freelance curator) and Franziska Nori (CCC Strozzina Director), showcases work by ten international artists (Kader Attia, Zanny Begg & Oliver Ressler, Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin, Paolo Cirio, Tadashi Kawamata, Sigalit Landau, Richard Mosse, Paulo Nazareth, Jo Ractliffe, The Cool Couple) that encourages visitors to reconsider the notion of territory, borders and boundaries whose instability becomes crucial to the definition of individual and collective identity, as theorised by the sociologist Ulrich Beck—whose contribution is featured in the exhibition catalogue. Photographs, videos and installations spark reflections on the idea of the border as discovery or barrier, on the hybridisation between cosmopolitanism and territoriality, on the figure of the artist himself as traveller or experimenter between physical and symbolic territories.
Richard Mosse, Stalemate, 2011. Digital c-