Bari’s new centre for contemporary art and culture, a project wanted by the Municipality and directed by Fantom’s Massimo Torrigiani, has officially started its activities with Trame: Reality Art Cinema Invention.
Give Me Yesterday, curated by Fantom’s Francesco Zanot, inaugurates the program of Osservatorio, Fondazione Prada’s new exhibition space in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan dedicated to photography and visual languages.
Vogue Italia celebrates the bond between fashion and photography with Photo Vogue Festival, an international event entirely dedicated to fashion photography that will take place in Milan from 22nd to 26th of November 2016.
We are happy to announce our latest project Due Mondi, which brings together the Japanese artist Kensuke Karasawa, for the first time in Italy, and Francesca Rivetti’s latest project I Want To Talk To Seymour Too; opening in Viasaterna, on Tuesday, October 11th at 6 pm.
We are happy to announce the exhibition Ho visto un re (The King And I), curated by Fantom co-founder Massimo Torrigiani and Davide Quadrio, commissioned and produced by Alcantara with the Municipality of Milan and Palazzo Reale.
On the occasion of the third edition of Fotopub, independent photography festival based in Novo Mesto, Slovenia, Fantom’s Ilaria Speri curated the first solo exhibition of the collective Live Wild.
Capo d’Arte, not-for-profit organization promoting contemporary art in Puglia, presents the seventh edition of its annual festival in Gagliano del Capo.
The Complete Essays 1973–1991 is a long-awaited collection of short, allusive texts on the curiosities of photography written by the great Italian artist, Luigi Ghirri. Published for the first time in English by Mack Books, the essays are curated by Fantom’s Francesco Zanot.
We are happy to announce 2016 – Sulla nuova fotografia italiana (On New Italian Photography), a group exhibition curated by Fantom for Viasaterna, opening on Tuesday, June 7 at 6 pm.
Curated by Fantom’s Francesco Zanot, Panorama is a first overview on the career of photographer and filmmaker Francesco Jodice. Presented at Camera, the Italian Centre for Photography, the exhibition – the third project since the inauguration of the Centre in October – is open from May 11th to August 14th, 2016.
After the international success of Dalston Anatomy, we are happy to announce the first solo show in Italy by Lorenzo Vitturi (Venice, 1980). The exhibition, curated by Fantom and opening in Viasaterna on Tuesday, April 5, brings together a series of original works produced specifically for the gallery spaces.
Presented by the Associazione socio-sanitaria Angelo Azzurro Onlus, with the support of Fondazione Vodafone Italia. From a project by Giovanni Calemma and Cristina Nuñez Exhibition. Curated by Selva Barni. Opening on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7 pm; Radisson Blu es. Hotel Via Turati 171, Rome.
We are happy to announce our latest curatorial project: Theo Drebbel – Project Room #1, the first chapter of a special programme of brief exhibitions dedicated to emerging artists and new discoveries, hosted at Viasaterna, Milan.
We are happy to announce the opening of Your Silent Face, an exhibition featuring Luca Andreoni’s latest project Inferno 1911 and a selection of works by Zhou Siwei, who makes his Italian debut here. The exhibition will be opening on Tuesday, 15 December 2015 at 6 pm at VIASATERNA, Milan.
On 17-18 October 2015, Fantom held the workshop Da foto nasce foto [From Picture to Picture] on the occasion of Uovokids 2015 at the Leonardo da Vinci Natural Science Museum, in Milan.
Fantom is happy to announce the opening of Col tempo – Nei dintorni di Carlo Scarpa, featuring 118 photographs by Guido Guidi.
You have until August 29th to visit “Altrove: Soundwalk Collective” at Gagliano del Capo, Apulia, Italy. Having now reached its sixth edition, Capo d’Arte returns once more to look into unknown artistic worlds, with the aim of exploring other continents in both geographical and creative terms. The second exhibition in the trilogy of shows entitled Altrove…
We are happy to announce the opening of the exhibition “Jing Shen. The act of painting in contemporary China” co-curated by Fantom’s publisher and co-founder Massimo Torrigiani at PAC Padiglione d’Arte Contemporanea in Milan. Paintings, installations, drawings, sculptures and videos explore the specific nature of the act of painting in Chinese art through the work of twenty artists from…
The first monograph by Domingo Milella, curated by Fantom’s Francesco Zanot and published by Steidl, is a photographic journey from the artist’s hometown in the outskirts of Bari in southern Italy, taking us to Mexico City, Cairo, Ankara, Anatolia, Sicily, Tunisia, and as far as Mesopotamia.
On the 10th and 11th of June, Marsèlleria – in collaboration with Fantom – invited Raed Yassin to enact, for the first time in Italy, the performances “The Impossible Works of Raed Yassin” and “Solo Double Bass”.
VIASATERNA is a new gallery promoting contemporary art by means of exhibitions, projects and public events. The gallery is closely tied to Milan’s cultural context, but it is at the same time oriented towards the new international art world.
The 2015 edition of miart – International Fair of Modern and Contemporary Art was the second occasion of collaboration between Fantom and Marsèll at the fair. We presented Vapensiero, a site-specific mobile sculpture by London-based Italian artist Maurizio Anzeri.
Please visit us at our booth in the Institutions, Associations and Foundations area. We are happy to announce our participation to the upcoming edition of miart – International Fair of Modern and Contemporary Art, which will take place in Milan from April 9th to 12th. As a result of our collaboration with Marsèll – for the second…
Ping Pong Conversations is a long, friendly conversation between Alec Soth, one of the most prominent artist of this time, and Fantom’s Francesco Zanot, published by Contrasto. Analyzing his most famous photographs as well as others that have been published or are virtually unknown, Soth reflects upon his career as a photographer.
Fantom’s new curatorial project, The Invisible Cities, was carried out on the occasion of Les Rencontres Internationales de la Photo de Fès (Morocco) in collaboration with the Shanghai-based platform ArtHub.
The exhibition “Mario Milizia” was curated by Fantom for Marsèlleria Permanent Exhibition in Milan. The show presents two groups of works made by Mario Milizia over the past three years, plus two videos created especially for this show. The works are both the origin and consequence of two stories: Eyes Wide Open and Maxisequestro, which Milizia…
We are happy to announce our participation to Miart – International Fair of Modern and Contemporary Art, which will take place in Milan from March 28th to 30th. As a result of our collaboration with Marsèlleria‚ a multidisciplinary exhibition space in Milan‚ we present Vanishing point, the site-specific installation created by Amsterdam-based artist Batia Suter.
Rainbows Variations and Other Works is Taisuke Koyama’s first solo show in Europe. Curated by Selva Barni and Francesco Zanot, it was presented at Metronom Gallery in Modena (Italy) from October 12th to December 28th 2013. He was previously featured in Fantom 03, Spring 2010. The exhibition Rainbow Variations and Other Works presents the Japanese…
Founded in 1884, Edison P.l.c. – part of group EDF (Electricité de France) – is Europe’s oldest energy company. On the occasion of their 130-year anniversary, we curated for them Pioneers. 130 Years Young, a traveling exhibition with archival and newly commissioned photographs telling the history of the company. Fantom also designed and published the…
Ruth van Beek’s exhibition Greenhouse, her first solo show in Italy, was curated by Selva Barni and Francesco Zanot at Metronom Gallery in Modena (Italy), where it took place from May 4th to June 29th 2013. She was previously featured in Fantom #00, Summer 2009. Greenhouse is one of the names Ruth van Beek gives…