Eva Frapiccini Dreams Archive | Artissima 3 November 2023


Eva Frapiccini Dreams Archive
a cura di Cristina Cobianchi

Bruno Publishing House, Venice (October 2023, double version Italian and English)

Cristina Cobianchi Founder and president of AlbumArte, book editor Eva Frapiccini Artist Jean-Paul Felley Director of EDHEA – HES-SO Valais Wallis, co-curator of the Son Biennial Paola Ugolini Art critic, curator of Dreamscape

On Friday, Nov. 3, at 1 p.m., in the Book Corner of Artissima in Turin, the volume Eva Frapiccini Dreams Archive, also the title of the umbrella project developed between 2011 and 2023 by visual artist Frapiccini in collaboration with video, sound and live arts artists around dream imaginaries from an audio archive of more than 2,300 dream narratives from different geographical areas, will be presented. The publication has the dual form of catalog and essay in its two sections DREAMS_Research in practice and DREAMS_Reader. The first section describes the traveling participatory event Dreams’ Time Capsule (2011-2022); the video installation and performance Dust of Dreams (2022); the sound installation Dreamscape (2023); and the photographic series H.D.M. (2022-23). The projects are documented through the various exhibition stages, including Dreamscape’s recent participation in the Son Biennale in Switzerland. The second section DREAMS_Reader collects the scientific contributions of Dreamscape’s Public Program – Talks conceived by the artist together with Labont – Laboratory of Ontology and Interdepartmental Research of the University of Turin, organized by AlbumArte with the support of Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo, within the framework of the call for proposals Art~Waves. From idea to scene, which took place at the Polo del ‘900 in Turin in May 2023.

The publication, edited by Cristina Cobianchi and with editorial project coordination by Marta Bracci, contains texts by: Carola Barbero, Arianna Cecconi, Cristina Cobianchi, Davide Dal Sasso, Anna Daneri, Diletta De Cristofaro, Alessandra Donati, Jean-Paul Felley, Eva Frapiccini, Federica Martini, Giulia Palomba, Vincenzo Santarcangelo, Paola Ugolini.

Contributions by: Sara Berts, Ali MacGilp, Daniele Ninarello, Zane Onckule, Alberto Peola, Catalina Quijano, Alexandra Stock, Michele Tavano, Paola Tognon.

Project realized thanks to the support of the General Directorate for Contemporary Creativity of the Ministry of Culture under the Italian Council program (12th edition, 2023) and Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo under the call for proposals “ART~WAVES. For creativity, from idea to stage.”

Thank you for your generous contribution to Gruppo Ingegneria Torino

Informations AlbumArte

ARTISSIMA Book Corner OVAL via Giacomo Matté Trucco, 70 Torino