THE ITALY OF MAGNUM. FROM HENRI CARTIER-BRESSON TO PAOLO PELLEGRIN
More than two hundred images tell the news, the story and the customs of Italy in the last seventy years. Twenty photographers recount large and small events, personalities and places of Italy since World War II to the present day in an exhibition – at Camera-Italian Centre for Photography, from 3 March to 21 May – that also celebrates the seventieth anniversary of the founding of Magnum.
FROM FUTURISM TO THE RETURN TO ORDER. ITALIAN PAINTING IN THE CRUCIAL DECADE 1910-1920
At the Museum of Decorative Arts – Fondazione Accorsi Ometto, from 1 March to 18 June, over 70 paintings displayed along a route that traces the Italian cultural climate of the new trends in the decade 1910-1920, of the new battles for modern art in the avant-garde manner of negating tradition and then its subsequent return.
FESTIVAL OF FOOD JOURNALISM
From 23 to 25 February, meetings, debates and round tables solely for journalists, dealing with nutrition information and the “agro-mafia”, food waste and school meals, but also more specifically the role of the media, professional ethics of journalists, the work and role of food bloggers, the dangers of social networks and the new life of food reviews. The heart of the work sessions will be the Auditorium of the University of Torino at the Cavallerizza complex and the Auditorium of the Dean’s Office.
TONALITÀ TANGIBILI. ITALIAN PICTORIALISM AND DOMENICO RICCARDO PERETTI-GRIVA
This exhibition on Pictorialism – a photography movement that began as photography became more popular and reached its peak during the late 19th
century and early 1900s – is centred on the eminent figure of Domenico Riccardo Peretti-Griva who leads us into the artistic world of pictorial photography. At the National Museum of Cinema, Mole Antonelliana, from 8 February to 8 May.
150 YEARS OF LA STAMPA. PHOTOS OF OUR HISTORY
From 9 February to 15 May, at Palazzo Madama - Corte Medievale, on the anniversary of the 150 years of La Stampa
, 550 photographs – mostly in black and white – record the founding and evolution of this national newspaper.