Le curatrici di Vessel negli Stati UnitiVessel curators in the USA

Vessel curators in the USA

Viviana Checchia and Anna Santomauro, co-founders and co-curators of Vessel, being the winners of the 2013 ICI and The Dedalus Foundation Research Award, are at this very moment in the USA. Checchia and Santomauro will conduct research in the United States, with the aim to investigate different curatorial approaches developed from...
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Terra Piatta

Terra Piatta

Mission Terra Piatta (Flat Land) aims to create a HUB of research and artistic, cultural and social production in the “Capitanata” area. The project will promote the cooperation between the already existing local practices run by organizations, associations and individuals working on the regeneration of the area. It will also include an international network of...

Please help us in making Terra Piatta happen!

Terra Piatta is Vessel’s project that aims to create an hub for research and production based on artistic practice, pedagogy and agriculture in the area of Capitanata in the Puglia region. It intends to make existing active practices in the territory interact with international cultural producers in order to reactivate the local context through the...
Visible Award - attendees will be part of the jury!

Visible Award – attendees will be part of the jury!

Vessel is up for the Visible Award for “Paese Nuovo/New Country Borgate” a project by Fernando Garcia-Dory with Inland, Vessel, Degaetano/XScape. In just two weeks, on December 14th, it will be on display with the 9 other shortlisted projects at the Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven. The project in Foggia, Italy centered around borgate, structures created and imposed upon the local population during the Facist period and...

(Italiano) Laboratorio di Pratiche Sociali – ultimi 3 giorni a Progetto Mondialità

(Italiano) Lunedì 18 – Laboratorio di Pratiche Sociali si sposta alla Mediateca Regionale Pugliese

Socially Engaged Art Practices: New Models of Sustainability in Contemporary Art

Socially Engaged Art Practices: New Models of Sustainability in Contemporary Art

Workshop of social practices is an initiative by Vessel that will take place in Bari from the 11th to 23rd of November at Progetto Mondialità. The project is realized by the Laboratori dal Basso program promoted by Puglia Regional Council; it consists of two weeks of seminars and workshops free of charge and open to the...

Curatorial Workshop in Generative Practices – selected curators

We are glad to announce the selected curators for vessel’s Curatorial Workshop in Generative Practices, which will take place in Bari (Italy) from 18th to 21st, November 2013. Khedidja Benniche Manohar Chiluveru Alessandra Coretti Nicoletta Daldanise Federico Del Vecchio Chiara Frustaglia Andrea Hill Stephanie Noach Valeria Raho Vessel would like local practitioners to join the group. People interested...

Radio Materiality / Athens

On the occasion of the Athens Biennale, Vessel’s curators and co-founders, Viviana Checchia and Anna Santomauro, will continue Radio Materiality’s investigation about cultural production in the Euro-Mediterranean area. During the biennial, Vessel will make Radio Materiality’s experiences accessible thanks to a “station” where people can listen and talk, a place to reflect on the role of alternatives in the current...
Curatorial Workshop in Generative Practices

Curatorial Workshop in Generative Practices

Vessel in collaboration with Haizea Barcenilla will held a curatorial workshop in Bari from 18th to 21st November 2013. The workshop will have two invited professors, Galit Eilat and Nina Möntmann, and will focus on Generative Practices in contexts affected by homogenizing artistic processes. The idea of Generative Practices starts from a willing of mirroring the context, responding to it and working on...

Radio Materiality – workshop @ La Casa Encendida

Radio Materiality is a public and intangible space, a hub that stimulates communication, exchange and dialogue between Puglia and the Euro-Mediterranean area in order to build cultural and social bridges. The radio is the tool through which Vessel intends to understand and redefine already existing social and geopolitical dynamics through the lens of art and...

41°08’24’’ North latitude // 16°50’49’’ East longitude

Friday, July 26 at 7 p.m., at San Cataldo’s lighthouse, Claire Bosi will share a performative and installative moment dealing and exploring the research that she has been undertaken in Bari during her residency in June. The survey was developed in three different chapter: the sea and the work related to the maritime dimension, seen through...

Gaia Tedone, Think tank: “In response to the campaign We Are in Puglia”

As part of her residency at Vessel, the curator Gaia Tedone organises Critical Reflections on the Representation and (Auto) Representation of the region Puglia across the Media and Tourist Industry this July 25th at La Taverna del Maltese, Bari (7 pm). The event will use the format of a Think Tank with the local community...