- Et in Terra

‘Is it not all art about putting into image, that is highlighting, exactly what in the Earth is hidden? Is art the event in which background appears to shake us, to agitate us, to make us act and think?’

Excerpt from the text ‘Terra’ by Massimo Cacciari, Et in Terra, exhibition catalogue

ARTISTS

Francesco Candeloro

Francesco Candeloro was born in 1974 in Venice, city where he studied and graduated from the Fine Arts Academy and in which he currently lives and works.
The artist places at the core of his very personal research the dimensions of light and colour, sign and shape, proportion, rhythm and movement and uses them as keys to deepen spatial and temporal dynamics. For Candeloro “art is a vision of the time”, vision which he translates through the transparencies of the coloured plexiglass, his elective and most congenial material, employed for the realization of the various types of artworks of his articulated production.

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Margherita Morgantin

Margherita Morgantin was born in Venice in 1971; she graduated in Architecture at the I.U.A.V. Department of Technical Physics, studying methods of forecasting of natural light. She attended the Visual Arts course at the Ratti Foundation in Como in 2001. Her work is articulated in different languages ranging from drawing to performance. She has published a book of short texts and drawings: Titolo variabile, Quodlibet, Macerata 2009; Agenti autonomi e sistemi multiagente, with Michele Di Stefano, Quodlibet, 2012; Wittgenstein, disegni sulla certezza, Nottetempo 2016. She has participated in contemporary art exhibitions in Italy and abroad. She lives and works in Milan and teaches Anatomy at the Academy of Fine Arts in L’Aquila.

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Giovanni Rizzoli

Born in Venice in 1963, he took the Sotheby’s Works of Art Course, London, in 1984 – 1985, attended contemporarily the Architectural Association and the City and Guild in London, between 1985 and 1987.
He has attended a course of the traditional Japanese painting in New York.
After that he has graduated in Art History at the Università Ca’ Foscari in Venice, in 1991.
He lives and works in Milan. He has been visiting scholar at the New York University in New York and Venice.

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Anita Sieff

Her investigation is on love as feeling to be discovered, as motivation to act and as the understanding of the implication which drives humanity in its process towards awareness. It is the going beyond the self to encounter the other, that creates relationship. The relationship is therefore seen as a common space, a kind of laboratory  where, without loosing our identity, we aspire to communion.

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Artworks

The water of Venice -

Rediscovery Monologue #1 -

The water of Venice -

Earth Exchange -

Value Fulfillment -

Enchantment -

Adoption of the Sheep -

Rediscovery Monologue #2 -

Clessidra (Hourglass) -

Senza Tempo (Timeless) -