Posts tagged "Fernando Garcia-Dory"
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) January 26 – 28 Fernando García Dory Can artists create new living systems? Post-capitalist, alterantive economies and new environmentalism, between theory and practice After the first two sessions led by Luigi Coppola and Asunciòn Molinos Gordo, Rural in Action continues on January 26 with...
Rural in Action. The next workshops

Rural in Action. The next workshops

Masseria Sant’Agapito, c.da Santa Caterina Di Ripatetta 71036 – LUCERA (FG) January 8 – 10 h 10.00 – 19.00 Asunciòn Molinos Gordo On Cultural Sovereignty: new possible understandings of cultural production within marginal contexts. After the first session led by Luigi Coppola, Rural in Action starts again on January 8 with a three days workshop...
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...

ICW 2013 – report day 1

Research questions of the day 1: - How ‘socially engaged practices’ respond to specific contexts - What strategies can be adopted in order to meet the needs of a given community in terms of both functionally and imagination? The participants selected by ICW vessel met with Marco Degaetano, representative of X-Scape, who  for the last...

ICW 2013 – biographies of the tutors

Viviana Checchia worked as assistant curator for Eastside Projects, non- profit space based in Birmingham (UK) where she researched and assisted in curating the shows Abstract Cabinet Show (26 September to 8 November 2009); Liam Gillick Two Short Plays. Her projects as an independent curator include Back to Rome, solo show by Angelo Castucci (2010); There’s...

Fernando Garcia Dory together with Marco Degaetano at vessel for BIR

Starting residence for project at Puglia, Italy 28th May – 10th, June 2013 This first approach will set the grounds for an intervention on the “borgate“. Created by Mussolini after new land was made arable, once desecation of previous marshlands was completed, a territorial and social planning made able the construction of these new villages...

2013 Curatorial Residencies and International Curatorial Workshop – calls for application

Vessel is a non-profit platform for the development of a critical discourse related to the current cultural, social, economic and political issues through the lens of contemporary art. We are interested in exploring socially engaged practices in relation to their context of emergence, to their geographies and psychogeographies, to their imbrication into fixed political ideologies,...

Giant Step 2 – The Centre of the Periphery & The Periphery of the Centre

Hosted by MOSTYN, this conference looks at the role of institutions within contemporary culture. We bring together artists, curators, creative practitioners and others to discuss and debate how institutions or individuals stimulate and encourage the cultural dynamics of a location or society, particularly in areas with a less prominent critical audience. Speakers include: Fernando Garcia-Dory...