Nicolò Degiorgis. Prisonscapes
Nicolò Degiorgis in dialogue with Frida Carazzato, Research Curator at Museion/Bolzano
Organized by Federica Testa and Christine Kleiter in the framework of GAP-Graffiti Art in Prison
From the series Prison Museum © Nicolò Degiorgis
Nicolò Degiorgis is a photographer, publisher and visual artist from Bolzano-Bozen, Italy. His works comprise books, installations, collages, photographs, videos and maps that chart conceptually the territory and the communities where he lives. He teaches art and photography at the Penitential Institute of Bolzano-Bozen and works as artistic director at Rorhof, a publishing house operating in form of a social cooperative.
He graduated from the Department of Asian and North African Studies at Ca’ Foscari University in Venice (2008). He was the recipient of a Fabrica scholarship, Benetton’s research and communication center in Treviso (2008-09) and a research fellowship from the Faculty of Political and Social Science at the University of Trieste (2009-10).
He was guest-curator 2017 at Museion, Bolzano-Bozen, and publisher in residence at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunste in Amsterdam (2018).
His works are held in numerous private and public collections and have been exhibited internationally including at Maxxi and Macro in Rome, Pinakothek der Moderne in Munich, Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo in Turin, Mambo in Bologna and Museion in Bolzano/Bozen.
Frida Carazzato is research curator at Museion – Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Bolzano. Her research focuses on interdisciplinary projects, development of research-based exhibitions and public programs.
She is in charge of the research projects for the Museion collection and for the academic partnerships.
This event will be documented photographically and/or recorded on video. Please let us know if you do not agree with the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florenz using images in which you might be recognizable for event documentation and public relation purposes (e.g. social media).
21 February 2023, 11:00am
This will be a hybrid event.
Palazzo Grifoni Budini Gattai
Via dei Servi 51
50122 Firenze, Italia
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