According to theoretical physics the blacks holes are celestial bodies in which matter is directly transformed into energy due to a gravitational field so strong and intense to prevent the escape of any element. Even light can escape its force of attraction and for this reason it is invisible and only indirectly detectable through the […]
In 1941 Jacques Gelman, a Russian jew escaped from the October Revolution, meets and marries Natasha Zahalkaha in Mexico City and two years later commissioned Diego Rivera the portrait of his wife thus enshrining the beginning of a deep friendship and of a collection that will bring together the works of the greatest Mexican artists […]
In recent years it has been increasingly strengthened in the contemporary art world the tendency to consider the curatorial activities in an authorship way with a proliferation of thematic exhibitions in which the works are selected to reinforce a view of the bottom of the project often mortifying the deeper reasons of the artists who […]
Irene Angenica and Davide Da Pieve are the two young founders of Porto dell’Arte – Appointment for the promotion of artists in an apartment, born from the desire to promote artists through a series of exhibitions that take place within an inhabited apartment in the heart of Bologna.
In the Greek mythology Mnemosyne (Memory) is an Olympic godhead daughter of Uranus (Heaven) and Gaia (Earth): her union with Zeus gave birth to the Muses, goddesses of music and dance who celebrated with their verses the origin the world and gods and men’s deeds.
The MAST Foundation presents the first Italian solo show of Dayanita Singh, Indian photographer protagonist of the international art scene. Since the nineties she explores the relational and allusive potential of image and a new visual fruition mode resulting from the composition of expository or editorial sequences.
Things are part of the language as words but they can imply more precise and layered structures of representation: each object is created as an extension of a specific culture and materializes a particular aspect of its owner’s personality. At the same time things are bearers of formal qualities that result from the interweaving of […]
The poetics of many contemporary artists finds its main source of inspiration in the striking similarities between the metamorphosis of artificial material and the natural transformations of the organic world while the constant oscillation between the biological and the synthetic universe,
The quiet life of objects gives way to a meticulous description rather than a narrative, to enjoy the luxury of effort, patience and silence, a rigorous contemplation of the elusiveness of reality.
In synergy with the European Photography Festival in Reggio Emilia, focusing this year on a representation of the landscape that finds in the concept of street its main theme, MAST Foundation pays tribute to the Via Emilia with a collective exhibition of international photographers who analyze and interpret through their shots the main road artery […]