Staged photography, a genre that has revolutionized the language of photography since the 1980s, is at the heart of the exhibition now open again to the public in Reggio Emilia. Over one hundred works that, through staging, parallel realities, inventions inspired by cinema, show that pivotal moment that opened the doors of art to photography.
“We must be grateful to Paul Fusco for his determination to put us in front of what was done to cause suffering to all victims of injustice and wars, universally and across borders”. In memory of the great American photographer, who died in July 2020, and his work: a powerful, tragic, authentic document.
A broad retrospective dedicated to a pioneer of the photographic process, the exhibition in Modena compares Talbot’s work with that of other photographers, artists and scientists, tracing the experiences that led to the birth of a new form of representation of reality: photography, “the art of fixing a shadow”.
“Behind the mask, beyond the virus”. An outdoor exhibition, in the streets of Parma, dedicated to those who fought the epidemic every day. A project between reportage, serial communication and artistic installation. A visual message that, in addition to offering hope, intends to make us feel part of the same battle