Michele Dantini. Cythère – English version

12:26 22 Novembre in Mostre

On display in the premises of Villa Bardini an entire series of large-sized photos and drawings on islands and travelling.

curated by Alberto Salvadori

Artist, writer and art historian, Michele Dantini is interested in projects characterized by ecological, geographical and cultural implications and productively cosmopolitan attitudes. Among his exhibitions we will mention his participation in the 10th International Biennial of Photography, Turin, curated by Anna Detheridge, 2003; The Gesture. A Visual Library in Progress, Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki| Quarter, Centro Produzione Arte, Florence, curated by Marina Fokidis and Sergio Risaliti, 2005; 1988. Vent’anni prima, vent’anni dopo, Centro Arte Contemporanea Luigi Pecci, Prato, curated by Marco Bazzini, 2008; and his one-man shows: Bardini Boboli Project, Florence, 18.5/6.10.2007, curated by Alberto Salvadori, and Baedeker, TusciaElecta 2007, curated by Arabella Natalini.

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The images are © Michele Dantini | galleria Alessandro De March, Milan.
They cannot be cut, nor modified in their dimensions.


Title: Michele Dantini. Cythère
Curated by: Alberto Salvadori
Location: Firenze, Villa Bardini, Costa San Giorgio, 2 and 6a
Duration: 29th November 2008- 28th February 2009
Free entrance
Exhibition hours: from Tuesday to Sunday 8.15 a.m. – 4.30 p.m.; closed on Monday, 25th December, 1st January
Information: tel. +39 055 2613289
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Catalogue: published by Gli Ori
Press office: Susanna Holm – Sigma C.S.C., Firenze
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Michele Dantini