Progetto Genesi

Art and Human Rights

  • Edited by Ilaria Bernardi
  • Binding Hardcover
  • Size cm
  • Pages 224
  • Illustrations 80
  • Language Italian, English
  • Year 2021
  • ISBN 9788836648757
  • Price € 32,00  € 30,40
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Abstract

Progetto Genesi. Arte e Diritti Umani, curated by Ilaria Bernardi and promoted by the Associazione Genesi, is a cross-disciplinary, inclusive project lasting a whole year (from September 21, 2021, to September 21, 2022) that combines exhibition and educational events with the aim of offering a permanent education on the matter of human rights.
The vast program consists of educational activities both on-site and online, addressed to a public of all ages, and a traveling exhibition of Associazione Genesi’s contemporary artworks that are included in the Collezione Genesi, and that reflect some of the most dramatic issues of our day and age.
Conceived as interdisciplinary and multimedia, because of the radical nature of its engagement, the vast scope of the horizons, and the breadth of initiatives it includes, Progetto Genesi, whose story is told in this volume, will represent a veritable unicum in the contemporary art system, and one not limited to Italy alone.

//Varese | Assisi | Matera | Agrigento, September 2021 - September 2022

Contents

From Art to Permanent Social Education
Ilaria Bernardi

Collezione Genesi

Morteza Ahmadvand
Mequitta Ahuja
Leila Alaoui
Hangama Amiri
Liu Bolin
Monica Bonvicini
Zoë Buckman
Soudeh Davoud
Anne de Carbuccia
Zehra Doğan
Shilpa Gupta
Alfredo Jaar
JR
Zhanna Kadyrova
Iva Lulashi
Ibrahim Mahama
Wonder Buhle Mbambo
Azikiwe Mohammed
Zanele Muholi
Paulo Nazareth
Shirin Neshat
Otobong Nkanga
Jean David Nkot
Toyin Ojih Odutola
Gideon Rubin
Betye Saar
Henry Taylor
Pascale Marthine Tayou
Lava Thomas

Progetto Genesi

The Opening Event
The Exhibition and Its Venues
Guided Tours and Workshops
FAI Volunteers
The Cycle of Conversations Challenges for the Future
Final Event, Website and Social Networks

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