spinner-caricamento
Share
closed ECCO

Curated by: Laura Cherubini

The show

The exhibition of scholarship holders from the Academy of France in Rome this year takes the form of an enthusiastic exclamation that returns and extends the work of one year at Villa Medici. Presented from 18 June to 8 August 2021 by Laura Cherubini, the exhibition brings together the achievements of sixteen artists, creators and researchers at the end of a year of residency of creation, experimentation and research at Villa Medici.

Strongly multidisciplinary, ECCO highlights the articulation between individual creations and collective projects, and weaves unexpected links between the disciplines represented, from painting to sculpture passing through photography, architecture, sound creation, history and theory of art, musical composition, plastic arts and literature. The uniqueness of this 2021 edition lies in the fruitful encounter between sixteen personalities and as many artistic languages, resulting in a collective editorial project that developed during the entire year of residence and which today constitutes one of the keys to access the exhibition. This choral project, conceived by the fellows in the fall of 2020, took the form of an online monthly magazine that welcomes contributions of the most varied forms: videos, texts, soundtracks, photographs, drawings. Imagined in a free and experimental form, the magazine is developed in seven issues, each of which takes as its theme a term that evokes a sound and / or a form as a pretext for reflection.

The exhibition at the end of the year is part of this context of collaboration with which the fellows have created a "provisional community", in the words of the curator Laura Cherubini. The spatial staging of each of the projects - some of which conceived in resonance with the magazine and others independently - will reveal other aspects of contemporary creation.

The ECCO exhibition will be accompanied by an artist's book that brings together a selection of works by fellows from the French Academy in Rome. The book will be available for sale at Villa Medici.

Gallery

Timetable and tickets

Address

Viale Trinità dei Monti, 1
00187 Roma

Contacts

More planned

date_range

18Dec

Villa Medici Villa Medici
date_range Villa Medici Villa Medici

Like a dancing dog

Until 09 January 2022

date_range Villa Medici Villa Medici

VillaToilet MartinMedici PaperParr

Until 27 February 2022

date_range Villa Medici Villa Medici

Art Club #33

Until 27 February 2022


Other exhibitions in Roma

last days date_range MAXXI
date_range Real Academia de España en Roma

Process 148

Until 31 December 2021

date_range Chiostro del Bramante

ALL ABOUT BANKSY

Until 09 January 2022

date_range Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia

Stop Plastic Shops

Until 16 January 2022

You don't know about Artsupp yet?

Artsupp is the new museum portal that was born to bring together all the highlights from the world of art and Italian museums on a single platform.

About us