Vittoria Biasi
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Vittoria Biasi

Vittoria Biasi is a Contemporary Art Historian and an Art Critic. She is a
Contemporary Art History professor at Florence’s Academy of Fine Arts. After
her humanities graduation she concerned herself with the Theory of White
following Hubert Damish at Paris *Ecole des Haute Etude*. Close to artists who
interprets the monochromy of white she devoted herself to the theoretical criticism realizing
national and international shows and exhibitions with a particular attention to the Eastern culture.
She attends conferences as a lecturer about the white and its light. Among the others: Lumière(s)
En Usage, Pèrigueux 1998. From 1996 on to 2000 she realizes the events of Light of Art for
Art’s sake at Rome, Parma and Padoa. For Homo Sapiens (1) first she translated Henry
Meschonnic from French, publishing some excerpts from Modernité (2). Some other
publications: State of White (3); In Line with Light, Light for Light’s sake (4). She wrote for the
magazine Lighting. Through a text of her she is attending Fabrizio Crisafulli’s Theatre of Places.
The theatre as a place and the experience at Formia (1996-1998), **G.A.T.D*., Rome, 1998. She
looked after the exhibitions for the book of artist in Italy and abroad.

Johannes Vermeer Giovane donna con bicchiere di vino, 1659 – 1660 ca Olio su tela, 78 x 67 cm Herzog Anton Ulrich-Museu, Braunschweig
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Text by Vittoria Biasi – Copyright 1F mediaproject Vermeer The Golden Age of Dutch Art September 27th, 2012  –  January 20th, 2013 Scuderie del Quirinale (Quirinale’s stables) – Rome www.scuderiequirinale.it – http://english.mondomostre.it/categorie/categoria-181 Curated by Arthur K. Wheelock, Curator of Northern Baroque Paintings National Gallery of Art, Washington; Walter Liedtke, Curator

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rifiut-arte II mostra d'arte contemporanea a Posta (RI) particolare installazione di Monica Renzi (croce in legno) e Davide Febbo
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III Mostra d’Arte Contemporanea Inaugurazione: 11 Agosto, ore 17.30 – Chiusura della mostra: 22 Agosto 2012 Convento di San Francesco a Posta – Comune di Posta (Rieti) Artisti: Massimo Arduini,Veronica Cesaretti, Sara Chiaranzelli, Stefano Confalone, Gianluca D’Angeli, Yuri Di Blasio, Enrica Di Marcoberardino, Gianna Ganbucci, Gina Perotti, Tatjana Kojic Cehic,

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Museo d’Arte Moderna-Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto Il fascismo e la ‘sua’ arte Dottrina e istituzioni tra futurismo e Novecento di Monica Cioli Mart – Collana «Inediti», volume 2, Leo S. Olschki, Firenze 2011 Testo di Vittoria Biasi Con la foto di Marinetti tra i futuristi, alla Biennale di Venezia

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Pittore di scuola emiliana, Natività di Gesù, olio su tela, Torino 1649
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Il Museo dei Cappuccini Convento dell’Immacola Concezione della Beata Vergine Maria Roma, Via Vittorio Veneto, 27 Gangemi Editore, 2012 Testo di Vittoria Biasi L’inaugurazione del Museo dei Cappuccini all’interno del Convento dei Frati Minori Cappuccini di Via Veneto in Roma è una occasione per riflettere sul ricco patrimonio di opere

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Reynolds, Pax Puki, 31 x 41 cm
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Text by Vittoria Biasi The symbolism is the idea of the Rainbow Bridge between the opposing elements of excellence: the earth and sky. The distance between the two worlds is filled with exciting images from every religion, revolving around the idea of a bridge, connecting the rainbow is the scale

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© Gerhard Richter, 2012, Reader 1994 © Gerhard Richter Courtesy San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.
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Gerhard Richter – View A retrospective exhibition Centre Pompidou – Paris June 6 – September 24 www.centrepompidou.fr Text by Vittoria Biasi – English by esserre The Centre Pompidou through the exhibition of Gerhard Richter-View, celebrates the 80th anniversary of German artist (1932), as an appreciation for his intellectual and pictorial

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Daniel Buren, Excentrique(s), travail in situ, 2012, Monumenta, Grand Palais, Paris
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Text by Vittoria Biasi – English by esserre EXCENTRIQUE(S) – DANIEL BUREN – GRAND PALAIS – PARIS The architecture of the aisle inside the Grand Palais at Paris inspires the specific site work of Daniel Buren through the project Monumenta, occurrence proposed every year. During 2007 it was Kiefer, during

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Giovanni Travaglini Oltre la materia Una presenza inedita nell’arte informale materica Opere dal 1958 al 1974 Clean Edizioni, Napoli 2011 Pagg. 192 L’autore introduce la raccolta del suo impegno pittorico tra 1958 e il 1974 con una pagina poetica, emozionante dal titolo La mia pittura di cui mi fa piacere

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STEICHEN, Edward - Gloria Swanson - 1924 © Permission of the Estate of Edward Steichen | Courtesy George Eastman House
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THE BIRTH OF ART PHOTOGRAPHY FROM PICTORIALISM TO MODERN PHOTOGRAPHY (1889-1929) 29th March – 1 July, 2012 Curator: Baki Péter Exhibition Manager: Pablényi Agnes Exhibition co-ordination: Schilling Sara Catalogue Editor: Baki Péter – Publisher: dr. Laszlo Baan, Museum of Fine Arts Budapest, 2012 Museum of Fine Arts Budapest (Szépművészeti Múzeum)

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Modern Fine Art Collection Museum of Fine Arts Budapest (Szépművészeti Múzeum) Dózsa György út 41, Budapest 1146 – e-mail: info@szepmuveszeti.hu Text by Vittoria Biasi – translated by Salvatore Rollo The Museum of Fine Arts in Budapest (Szépművészeti Múzeum) has one of the richest and important collection of art from Middle

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Fabrizio Corneli Sognatrice Annerose - 2011 - ottone verniciato, alogena, ombre, cm 180x150
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Text by Vittoria Biasi Shadowed by the White Thai Artists Amrit Chusuwan, Sakarin Krua, Sittichai Italian Artists Fabrizio Corneli, Alessandra Porfidia, Stato di Famiglia, Maria Chiara Calvani All the cultures are united by the symbology of tree and shadow. Some peoples think that the shadow of the brambles in the

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Écrire l’espace par Vittoria Biasi Dans le constant processus d’explorations linguistiques et sociales, certaines créativités s’imposent, gagnant célébrité, pendant que d’autres recherches, comme la braise sous les cendres, suivent un parcours discret, solitaire, loin des bruits. Ces formes sont en dialogue permanent avec l’identité culturelle, avec la mémoire picturale, avec

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The Retrospective Exhibition of Károly Ferenczy (1862-1917) 30 November, 2011 – 27 May, 2012 Hungarian National Gallery Szent György tér 2., Budapest, Hungary, 1014 www.mng.hu – info@mng.hu – nemzetigaleria.budapest@museum.hu http://www.mng.hu/kiallitasok/idoszaki/ferenczy_nyito_en   Text by Vittoria Biasi – translated by Salvatore Rollo. All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright. All Rights Reserved. The

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Dal Cielo ci Guardano – From above in space somebody looks at us, 2011 - © Raffaella Losapio 2011, stampa mild solvent su canvas pro, cm 184 x 204
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From above in space somebody looks at us – Dal Cielo ci Guardano Raffaella Losapio & The Yuri Gagarin Contraband Multimedia event curated by Vittoria Biasi DOORS OPEN at 5pm on Sunday 27 November 2011 AOCF58 – ASSOCIAZIONE OPERATORI CULTURALI FLAMINIA 58 Via Flaminia 58, 00196  Roma  +39 06 3610411 +39 063211880 – aocf58@virgilio.it Further

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Museum of applied arts Budapest
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Contemporary Paraphrases of an eighteenth-Century Brussel’s Tapestry Curatated by Ildikó Dobrányi Foundation in conjunction with the Hungarian Cultural Institute in Brussels www.webofeurope.eu  –  www.dobranyifoundation.hu Download: PROJECT THE WEB OF EUROPE Brussels Musées Royaux d’Art et d’ Histoire 20 May 2011- 14 august 2011 Budapest Museum of Applied Arts October 13

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Willem de Kooning (American, born the Netherlands. 1904-1997) Pink Angels c. 1945 Oil and charcoal on canvas 52 x 40" (132.1 x 101.6 cm) Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Los Angeles © 2011 The Willem de Kooning Foundation/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
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de Kooning: A Retrospective September 18, 2011 | January 9, 2012 The Rene d’Harnoncourt Exhibition Galleries, sixth floor The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY 10019, (212) 708-9400, MoMA.org Hours: Wednesday through Monday, 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Friday, 10:30 a.m.–8:00 p.m. Closed Tuesday Text by Vittoria

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Christian Dotremont (Tervuren 1922 - Tervuren 1979) par voie d’origine, ca. 1968 Red ink on paper 178 x 270 mm.
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Christian Dotremont Logogrammes 12 October 2011 – 2 January 2012 Galerie d’Art Graphique Centre Pompidou Place Georges Pompidou, 75191 Paris cedex 04 – téléphone 00 33 (0)1 44 78 12 33 – Text by Vittoria Biasi – translated by Salvatore Rollo.  All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright. All Rights Reserved. The

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INDIAN_HermaUpadhyay_8 feet x 12 feet_CourtesyChemouldPrescottRoadMumbai
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Text by Vittoria Biasi – translated by Salvatore Rollo.  All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright. All Rights Reserved. INDIAN HIGHWAY September 22, 2011 – January 29, 2012 NATIONAL MUSEUM OF 21st– CENTURY ARTS – MAXXI, ROME www.fondazionemaxxi.it It has been a long wait and aroused curiosity into the western sensitivity

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Brave new world Shin Won-sam – Solo exhibition Opening reception: 2011.7.30 (SAT) pm 6.00 Date: 2011.7.30 (SAT) | 8.25 8( THR) 11:00 am – 6:00 pm (weekdays) | 8:00 pm (weekend) | Closed on Monday Gallery MOA – Seoul (Korea) – Tel. 031.9493309 – http://www.heyrimoa.com/ SHIN WON-sam’s NEW WORLD Text

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INVASIONE NON INVASIONE
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Invasion/Not-invasion Text by Vittoria Biasi – Curator and Art Critic The installation Invasion/ not-invasion originates from artist’s real experience: simple or specialist objects give raise to a source of  truth, enhanced and deprived of structure during its reiteration course. Their images impressed on transparent sheets transform the daily life into

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Festival de l’histoire de l’art Fontainebleau, 27 – 29 mai 2011 http://www.musee-chateau-fontainebleau.fr/ Dossier de presse (PDF) Text by Vittoria Biasi In the course of the events and socio political shifts, the remarks on the art as an experience and knowledge of a human pathway, open the conscience to a new

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dall'affresco raff. San Luca evangelista, eseguito da Andrea Delitio (secolo XV) Duomo di Atri (TE).
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I BUONI COLORI DI UNA VOLTA di Sergio Paolo Diodato Ricettario fotografico per conoscere e fabbricare pigmenti, leganti, vernici e materiali artistici antichi, direttamente dai trattati medievali. Edizioni Menabò 2010, Via Roma 88, 66026. Ortona – CH http://www.dabruzzo.it/ Testo di Vittoria Biasi – All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright. All

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taranta 3
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Barbara Schaefer Assenza Presenza (Absence Presence) Mostra fotografica presentata da Vittoria Biasi e Ruggero Passeri Museo Comunale d’Arte Moderna di Senigallia Dal 6 al 28 Maggio 2011 – Inaugurazione venerdì 6 Maggio, ore 21 – Worlds of White Light Text by Vittoria Biasi – All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright.

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Girls dancing in a procession at Santiniketan, by Shambhu Shaha. From Faces & Places of Visva-Bharati: A Collection of Photographs, by Shambhu Shaha, 2nd edn., Visva-Bharati Publishing Department, Kolkata, 2008. Rabindra Bhavana Acc. No. SS584.
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  Something Old, Something New: Rabindranath Tagore 150th Anniversary Volume edited by Pratapaditya Pal Text by Vittoria Biasi – All Texts are 1F mediaproject copyright. All Rights Reserved. During 1961 celebrating the centennial of Rabindranath Tagore’s birthday (1861-1941)- Nobel prizewinning for the literature – Mr. Mulk Raj Anand, Marg publisher,

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