Giovanna Silva - Archivi, Synthesis

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Exhibition. December 9, 2021 – January 8, 2022. Monday through Friday, 10AM to 4PM. Italian Cultural Institute, 686 Park Avenue, NY. The project stems from the desire of photographing archives and collections, an often-unknown heritage, full of beauty and history, building a narrative space within which, in addition to the works and documents, it is possible to describe the places and, through them, Italy.

The selected archives are both from museum and private collections; among the Institutions: La Biennale di Venezia, Pompeii Archives, Naples State Archives, MAXXI Archives. The private collections belong to personalities from the world of art, architecture and design the likes of Carol Rama, Achille Castiglioni, Enzo Mari, Renzo Piano.

Giovanna Silva 1980. Lives and works in Milan She teaches at NABA in Milan, at the IUAV in Venice and at the ISIA in Urbino. In 2020 she won the 'Enel Italian Fellow' in Architecture, Urban Design, and Landscape Architecture at the American Academy Rome.

From December 9, an interview with Giovanna Silva will be available on www.stanzeitaliane.it 

SOURCE: IIC New York

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