Feedback release: IT’S LIQUID EXPERIMENTAL ART ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN FESTIVAL | ROME
BAU International Academy, Rome – from July 16 to August 10, 2016
It’s Liquid Experimental Art Architecture and Design Festival | Rome, curated by Arch. Luca Curci (director of It’s LIQUID Group), exhibits the works of photography, installation and video art of important and emerging artists, coming from more than 20 nations. The event is hosted in Rome at BAU International Academ, from July 16 to August 10, 2016.
The festival is opened on July 16, 2016 with the live art performances of Italian artists, like Pavel Berdon, Maria Francesca Palli & Lucilla Trapazzo, Chiara Rocchi, Marjolaine Uscotti, Virginia Di Rocco and the English artist Joss Carter. The event has been an amazing success with a massive presence of audience and artists involved, like the American artist Hiroko Okahashi, who presents her video art “30 years art publishing proposal”.
The Chinese artist Shanglie Zhou, coming from Belgium presents her amazing videos “Window n°16” and “Son of Sun n°11”.
Three-time award-winning interdisciplinary and multimedia artist Cecilia Suhr from USA proposes her video work “The Mythology of Pheonix”.
The videos of British artists are screened, as like “Leeul from Meeting Oneself” of Miyoung Kim, “Ink – Fragments Found” of Ravinder Surah, and “MatterMeaningMerry” of Zuzana Sojkova.
Olga Fil. SIA Beaux-Arts from Latvia shows the great sculpture “Sphinxes”, composed by concrete’s materials. The creation and production of represented sphinxes are handmade by individual sketches.
Harm Weistra presents from the series “Curbed Chaos, the Beauty Beneath”, 2014, the photo works Amsterdam, City view from Duintjer Building I and Amsterdam, City view from Duintjer Building II.
Daniel Pešta . Czech Republic | Antonia Pia Gordon . UAE | Fabiana Roscioli . Italy
Pavel Berdon . Italy | Susan Carnahan . USA | Joss Carter . UK | Roberta Cianciola . Italy | Virginia Di Rocco . Italy | Olga Fil. SIA Beaux-Arts . Latvia | Danny Germansen . Denmark | Miyoung Kim . UK | Timo Klein . Germany | Kyja Kristjansson-Nelson . USA | Gudrun Latten . Germany | Hiroko Okahashi . USA | Maria Francesca Palli & Lucilla Trapazzo . Italy | Jelena Pavlovic . Serbia | Maria Eugenia Piacentini Veron . Spain | Mariana Renthel . Colombia | Thomas Riess . Austria | Chiara Rocchi . Italy | Kathy Rose . USA | Jesús Segura . Spain | Victoria Sgarro . USA | Toni Simó . Spain | Dimitra Skandali . Greece-USA | Zuzana Sojkova . UK | Yusuke Sugiyama . Japan | Cecilia Suhr . USA | Ravinder Surah . UK | Marjolaine Uscotti . Italy | Harm Weistra . The Netherland | Shanglie Zhou . Belgium
ARTISTS BODIES+CITIES SKIN
Daniel Alzamora Dickin . Spain | Vasco Diogo . Portugal | Lea Dolinsky . Israel | Julian Dupont . Colombia | Davide Fordiani . Italy | Jea Jo . UK | Francesca Marti’ . Spain | Lueder Schruff . Germany | Benjamin Shasha & Sharon Hilleli Assa . Israel | Kerui Zhang . Italy | Shanglie Zhou . Belgium
ARTISTS FRAGMENTED IDENTITIES
Waléria Américo . Portugal | Gaby Browett . Ireland | Pilar Garcia Calero . Spain | Wioleta Kaminska . Poland-USA | Maria Magnusson . Sweden | Blake McConnell . USA | Whitney McVeigh . UK | Natasha S. Monfared . Iran | Johanna Schartau . Swenden | Elisabeth Van Dam . Belgium
It’s LIQUID Group is a web based information platform dedicated to worldwide distribution of information about calls for entries, exhibitions and events in some of the world’s leading art galleries, museums and foundations selected, about architecture, design and fashion. Founded in 2001 by Luca Curci, It’s LIQUID has already built a readership of more than 200,000 qualified subscribers.
It’s LIQUID Group includes a section dedicated to international art events’ organization that manages exhibitions of photography, video art, installation and painting; it organizes solo and collective shows, art residencies and international contest. Its object is to use new technologies to globalize the language of art, to connect artists working in every part of the world. Since its beginning, the group has organized more than 120 events all around the world, involving more than 4,000 artists, in more than 60 international venues.
ABOUT IAR & BAU
IAR, International Academy of Rome is part of the “BAU Global Education Network”, one of the largest international groups of leading educational institutions, organized by Bahcesehir University, with 4 independent universities in Istanbul, Berlin, Washington D.C. and Batumi, 5 branch campuses in Rome, Cologne, Toronto, Hong Kong and Silicon Valley, almost 20,000 students and 1500 faculty members; 160 academic partners in the world collaborating in the offer of credit and dual degree programs; more than 2,000 companies providing exciting internship and networking opportunities to our international student body; more than 180 preparation centers for university admission and 108 primary and secondary schools in Turkey, serving a population of 150,000 students with more than 7,000 professors, lecturers and tutors.
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