Spring 2015 LPD Videography Intern Melanie Cuccioli (Tisch School of the Arts Film) explores different ways of ‘Reading’ the contemporary in Florence with artist Nasser Alzayani and art historian Stefano Chiodi.
PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION Atlas of Soul Thursday, June 30 17.30 talk 18.30 exhibition opening There is a human condition in which words come less frequently. When the ability to communicate is extinguished, or distorted, all that is left […]
Coming up on June 16-17 Florence’s Controradio is organizing a Street Art Fest in Florence’s Cascine Park. Dust off your skateboards and “street clothes.” One of the key new entries to Estate Fiorentina this year is the first Street Art […]
Throughout the month of June, as part of the Estate Fiorentina 2016, Italy’s largest ‘interdisciplinary’ culture and arts festival, which lasts for 6 months from May through September, the Festival dei Popoli Documentary Film Festival […]
By Sydney Maynard, NYU Florence student It may come as a surprise that Florence has a pretty large contemporary music scene. Personally, I had never thought about looking into Italian contemporary artists until about two […]
By Ismail Ibrahim, NYU Florence student Florence has a music scene. This was quite shocking when it was revealed to me. I had no idea that a city so soaked in its renaissance-past could experience […]
The Florence-based Fake Factory has produced an immersive video art experience of Caravaggio’s most famous works of art for Rome’s Palazzo delle Esposizioni. This 50 minute virtual immersion in Caravaggio’s work – his use of light, […]