Eataly Art House – E.ART.H. presents, from Saturday 22 April to Sunday 17 September 2023, a new collective exhibition dedicated to food and its representation in photography over the past eighty years: Photo&Food. Food in Magnum photographs from the 1940s to today, curated by Walter Guadagnini in collaboration with Costanza Vilizzi, created together with Magnum Photos.
The exhibition, specially designed for the spaces of the Art House, on the first floor of Eataly Verona, makes food, tradition and the social role of food the protagonists of a unique itinerary, made up of 125 images signed by 29 international photographers, members by Magnum Photos agency: Abbas (1944, Iran - 2018, France), Eve Arnold (1912, USA - 2012, UK), Olivia Arthur (1980, United Kingdom), Jonas Bendiksen (1977, Norway), Werner Bischof (1916 , Switzerland - 1954, Peru), René Burri (1933, Switzerland - 2014, Switzerland), Bruce Davidson (1933, USA), Cristina De Middel (1975, Spain), Elliott Erwitt (1928, France), Leonard Freed (1929, USA - 2006, USA), Ara Güler (1928, Turkey - 2018, Turkey), Philippe Halsman (1906, Latvia - 1979, USA), Nanna Heitmann ( 1994, Germany), Thomas Hoepker (1936, Germany), David Hurn (1934, UK), Elliott Landy (1942, USA), Guy Le Querrec (1941, France), Alex Majoli (1971, Italy) , Peter Marlow (1952, UK - 2016, UK), Inge Morath (1923, Austria - 2002, USA), Martin Parr (1952, UK), Paolo Pellegrin (1964, Italy), Raghu Rai (1942, Pakistan), George Rodger (1908, UK - 1995, UK), Zied Ben Romdhane (1981, Tunisia), Jérôme Sessini (1968, France), David Seymour (1911, Poland - 1956, Egypt), Ferdinand Scianna (1943, Italy), Alex Webb (1952, USA).
Divided into five sections and organized according to both a chronological and thematic trend, the exhibition considers food in its social, economic and symbolic connotation, highlighting the inextricable link between human life and all those activities related to food that belong to a natural and above all cultural sphere.