Luigi Coppola | Second artist in residency at IIMLuigi Coppola | Second artist in residency at IIM

Luigi Coppola | Second artist in residency at IIM

Luigi Coppola‘s practice relates to organic agriculture, social activation and the preservation of difference in small communities, not only in regard to their natural environment but also to their political and cultural realm. Since 2017, the artist founded Scuola di Agriculture (School of Agricultures), in collaboration with Casa delle Agricolture,...
Beatrice Catanzaro | First artist in residency at IIMBeatrice Catanzaro | First artist in residency at IIM

Beatrice Catanzaro | First artist in residency at IIM

Journey into Relatedness  23 July – 6 August  Following her experience as one of the initiators of the project Bait al Karama in Nablus (Palestine), Beatrice Catanzaro will explore the Apulian context through the lens of the multiple self-organised and grass-roots initiatives taking place in the region – and in particular in Bari...
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Welcome to our new members of staff

Vessel team would like to thank all those who applied for the two positions for their enthusiasm and interest in our programme, we discovered so many wonderful projects and interesting practices! We warmly welcome our new curator, Giulia Palomba, and fundraiser, Maria Gracia de Pedro! Let’s start knowing them better… Giulia Palomba (1988, Cagliari, Italy)...
We are hiring for IIM!

We are hiring for IIM!

Vessel is delighted to announce two job opportunities for a curator and a fundraiser under 35. The deadline to apply is the 30th of June. The curator and the fundraising officer will support Vessel team in the development of the project Istituto per l’Immaginazione del Mediterraneo (Institute for the Imagination of the Mediterranean), starting from July 2018....
Vessel lancia l’Istituto per l’Immaginazione del Mediterraneo (IIM)

Vessel lancia l’Istituto per l’Immaginazione del Mediterraneo (IIM)

Un progetto pedagogico transdisciplinare che favorisce l’incontro tra artisti e curatori – la cui pratica adotta metodologie cooperative e la cui ricerca si manifesta attraverso processi sociali e politici – e gruppi e progetti già attivi sul territorio e non solo. Attraverso moduli formativi e tavoli di lavoro guidati da artisti, curatori, attivisti ed,esperti in...
International Curatorial Workshop 2017 – selected curators

International Curatorial Workshop 2017 – selected curators

We are glad to announce the selected curators for Vessel’s International Curatorial Workshop 2017 which will take place in Bari (Italy) from 21st to 24th, Augurst 2017. Niamh Brown Tom Clark Bernhard Garnicnig Maiza Hixson Sarrita Hunn Lucy Lopez Margareth Otti Zoe Sawyer Savannah Smith Cristina Vasilescu Jennifer Warren Vessel would like local practitioners to join the group. People interested...
Call for applications: Vessel's International Curatorial Workshop 2017

Call for applications: Vessel’s International Curatorial Workshop 2017

August  21 – 24, 2017 Bari, Italy Applications due by July 23, 2017 Applications are now open for the sixth edition of Vessel’s International Curatorial Workshop. ICW 2017 will be articulated around the notion of para-institution and how the process of instituting from a grass-root perspective challenges, complies with, and/or imitates traditional institutional forms. The...
Deadline extended! Call for applications: International Curatorial Workshop 2016

Deadline extended! Call for applications: International Curatorial Workshop 2016

September 22 – 25, 2016 Lucera (FG), Italy Applications due August 20, 2016 Vessel is pleased to announce the 2016 International Curatorial Workshop, which will take place September 22 – 25 in and around Capitanata, Italy. After the last edition of our self-organized ICW, developed in collaboration with the Curatorial Practice Program at MADA (Monash Art Design...
2666

2666

Vessel in collaborazione con Manifatture Knos e con il sostegno di Assessorato al Mediterraneo, Cultura e Turismo Regione Puglia, presenta 2666 A cura di Marco Petroni Martedì 14 aprile 2015 – h.19.00 Manifatture Knos | Via Vecchia Frigole, 34  Lecce (IT) Comincia da Lecce il denso programma di attività legate allo sviluppo del progetto 2666 a cura di Marco Petroni e...
ICR 2015 – curatori selezionati

ICR 2015 – curatori selezionati

Siamo lieti di annunciare i curatori selezionati per l’International Curatorial Retreat, organizzato da Vessel/MADA, che avrà luogo a Bari dal 9 al 13 maggio 2015: Miguel Amado Rachel Dedman Léuli Eshraghi Sarah Ann Farrar Rosemary Forde Maya Mikelsone Melanie Oliver Jesse van Oosten Heidi Rabben Maayan Sheleff Joel Stern Esxter Szakács Christel Vesters Holly Williams
Giant Step Publication Launch

Giant Step Publication Launch

The Giant Step Publication will be launched at Flat Time House tomorrow March, the 3rd at 18 pm (gmt). Giant Step was a project running from 2011– 2012 that has its theoretical roots in the historical legacy of institutional critique. With partners in Italy (Vessel), Poland (Galeria Labirynt), the Netherlands (Van Abbemuseum) and the UK (Mostyn), the project aimed to explore the...
Rural in Action #4 – Curandi Katz

Rural in Action #4 – Curandi Katz

Masseria Sant’Agapito, c.da Santa Caterina Di Ripatetta 71036 – LUCERA (FG) 29 – 30 gennaio h 9.30 – 13.30 31 gennaio h 9.30 – 19.00 Curandi Katz Doin’ Nothin’ Il laboratorio si concentrerà sul tema della sostenibilità prendendo in considerazione due concetti: “tempo morto” e “non fare”. Questi saranno punti di partenza per considerare l’improduttività...
Rural in Action #3 - Fernando García Dory

Rural in Action #3 – Fernando García Dory

Masseria Sant’Agapito, c.da Santa Caterina Di Ripatetta 71036 – LUCERA (FG) 26 – 28 gennaio Fernando García Dory Can artists create new living systems? Post-capitalist, alterantive economies and new environmentalism, between theory and practice Dopo le prime due sessioni guidate da Luigi Coppola e Asunciòn Molinos Gordo, Rural in Action prosegue il 26 gennaio con...

ICR – Soon online the list of the selected curators

We would like to thank all those who applied for our next International Curatorial Retreat in collaboration with MADA. Every application is very interesting and the committee is at work on the selection. The results will be published by February 15 on our website. Stay tuned!