FOTOGRAFIA EUROPEA 2017
“Time maps. Memory, archives, future”
The Festival promoted by Fondazione Palazzo Magnani and the Municipality of Reggio Emilia will open on May 5th – 6th – 7th. Exhibitions will be accessible to public until July 9th
The event attracts photographers, intellectuals, artists, philosophers and writers from all over the world, creating a meeting place where they can exchange ideas. Fotografia Europea gives the opportunity, through the image, to see the world as never seen before. The festival takes place in different locations of the city, both public and private, formal and informal, and it consists of a central core of exhibitions among which new ad hoc commissioned productions, related to a specific theme identified every year by the Scientific Committee. The exhibitions are accompanied by a rich program of events, conferences, screenings, workshops taking place in the best locations of the city: Chiostri di San Domenico, Chiostri di San Pietro, Palazzo Magnani, Palazzo Casotti, Palazzo dei Musei, Palazzo da Mosto, Galleria Parmeggiani e Spazio Gerra.
The starting point is the teaching of Luigi Ghirri: the possibility, through the image, to look at the world as one has never done before.
Take the opportunity of Fotografia Europea 2017 to discover Reggio Emilia and its excellences.
ITINERE, specialized in organizing the incoming in Reggio Emilia and all Emilian territory, will provide a high quality service of welcoming and host management. The agency will take care of the transfer services and the access to the festival, offering a complete stay in the city and the surrounding area through personalized leisure tours.
This can be a chance to combine modern art, rappresented by photography, to the history and the culture of the city, experiencing the uniqueness of local enogastronomic products, famous all around the world, such as Traditional Balsamic Vinegar DOP, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese and Lambrusco wine.
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