Radio Materiality

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...

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...

Elena Cologni at Vessel for Radio Materiality, 19th – 22nd of July

Vessel is glad to announce the arrival in Puglia of the artist Elena Cologni for the project Radio Materiality. The intervention of the artist in the context of Puglia will be articulated in a series of conversation facilitated by the dimension of traditional game (la trottola) between herself and a group of mothers from Bari...

Residency Program – Cristina Bodgan and Nicoletta Daldanise presentations

On Monday the 15th of July at 6.30 pm at Doppelgaenger, Vessel is glad to present the work of Cristina Bodgan and Nicoletta Daldanise, the two young curators who together with Alec Steadman and Gaia Tedone, are participating to the 2013 edition of Vessel Residency Program. The presentation will be also the occasion for activating an...

Radio Materiality – Bisan Abu Eisheh # 2

On Friday the 12th of July, 5 pm at Socrate Occupato - occupied school in Bari, Bisan Abu Eisheh, artist involved in the project Radio Materiality, together with Rivolta il Debito and Vessel will activate his project. This day is conceived as a public occasion that, through exchanging thoughts and ideas, through sharing foods and music, will create...

Radio Materiality – the artist Jaume Ferrete and the curator Kari Conte present their respective researches at Doppelgaenger

Radio Materiality is step by step becoming structured as a platform that shares knowledge about the cultural vicinity between the Mediterranean and the Region of Puglia. After the realization of the project, Blu Oltremare by the Italian artist Leone Contini and 41°08’24’’ di latitudine Nord e 16°50’49’’ di longitudine Est, the initial exploration on the...

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

It won’t just appear as a dream that vanishes, an almost timeless journey, the chance access to the secret life of this disproportionate greyish tower with its crystal refracting dome, but it is a true revelation, your acquaintance with this new and blazing area of the peninsula of San Cataldo (41°08’24’’ North latitude // 16°50’49’’...

Jaume Ferrete on Voz Rara in Bari for Radio Materiality

Jaume Ferrete joined us yesterday and will be in Bari until June 30. He will be working at the local edition of Voz Rare thanks to the collaboration of local associations as Arcilesbica Mediterranea, Arcigay Bari, Un desiderio in comune, Agedo Puglia, La Taverna del Maltese, and of all individuals, activists or not, who care about issues related to...

Radio Materiality

Radio Materiality, Vessel, Bari, June-July 2013. 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 among the countries of this region. The aim of the project is to create a common socio-political subjectivity based...