“La Dolce Beta”. Testing a new form of network art on the Italian Riviera

This summer on the Italian Riviera Ligure we beta test Art Pod, a curatorial format that integrates art, jewelry and mobile social networking. At the Cerruti Arte Santa Margherita gallery we present our first collection of wearable art boxes designed by ContainerArt founder, Ronald Lewis Facchinetti. We also introduce our social discovery Iphone App that … Continue reading

Call for Artists: ContainerArt Vancouver 2012

Glad to announce the 2012 Vancouver ContainerArt temporary museum at the PNE in partnership with Metro Port Vancouver. All artists interested in applying, go to http://www.allianceforarts.com/call-for-artists/2012-pne-containerart-calls-artists.

Colpo D’Occhio @ Kunstart

At Kunstart 2012, The Aesthetoscope brought two guns. One for the winning image of the the Glocal Rookie award, and one placed at our stand, in front of a photograph of  Alessia de Montis. Comments from the live blog on twitter.com/colpodocchio Notice the simmetry between shooter and shootee here…. At the Aesthetoscope area a photograph of Alessia De … Continue reading

Embedding a ritual in a frame: The Art Pod Museum Collection

Kunstart, the contemporary art fair taking place in Bolzano from March 16th to March 18th has been chosen by Ronald Lewis Facchinetti to present the first Art Pod museum collection.  Eight  installations will be showcased by the Italian artists Nicola Civiero, Alessia De Montis, NicolaEvangelisti, Franca Giovanrosa, Riccardo Murelli, Joykix, Kilohertz and Vittorio Valente. Strict … Continue reading


Box Shock transforms a Self Storage facility into a maze of contemporary art: a Mazeum. A museological concept pioneered in 2004 and now at its third edition meant to ehance the aethetic experience of installations by integrating them into a maze of color and boxes. Box Shock Forli involves 57 artists selected by the curator Gabriele Zelli. … Continue reading

Colpo d’Occhio art inaugural shooting event @ step09

At the Milano Step09 art fair we tested a new iconoclastic curatorial format. It is all about destroying images, but not those in front of you: Colpo d’Occhio is about shattering images within you.  Viewers practiced on Luca del Pia’s photographs. First they chose the image to shoot at (and they did so following their likes or dislikes), then … Continue reading

3 MindCubes at Step09 contemporary art fair

We are glad to announce that 3 MindCubes have been selected as collateral project at the Step09 art fair in Milano. MindCubes of Luca Bonfanti, Nicola Evangelisti, Alberto Gianfreda will be showcased. The fair will take place from 25th-27 november. Free entry. (From the Italian press release) Il cellulare squilla, l’email appare, e poi l’sms. … Continue reading

Interstizio sneak Preview at The Others art fair

In Turin, Italy, The Others art fair, Nov 4-6. We give a sneak preview of the new Interstizio framing and curatorial format with the works of Nicola Civiero and Joykixx. The former in MC2 Gallery’s booth, or better, its cell (the fair is held in a former prison facility), the latter will be showcased as … Continue reading


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