THE DIRECTORATE-GENERAL FOR CONTEMPORARY ART AND ARCHITECTURE AND URBAN PERIPHERIES

Highlights

Italian Counsil 2017

ITALIAN COUNCIL: 50 PROJECTS RECEIVED FROM AROUND THE WORLD FOR THE FIRST COMPETITION ANNOUNCED BY THE DGAAP

From Sydney to New York to Cape Town and across Europe, more than half of the submissions are the result of international collaborations

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ITALIAN PAVILION

ITALIAN PAVILION

Introduced by the Ministry Dario Franceschini the Italian Pavilion, during the 57th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale.

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Premio New York

Premio New York

Announced by the DGAAP, the MAECI, the Italian Cultural Institute of New York and the Italian Academy for Advanced Studies, the 15th edition of “Premio New York” public call is being published to promote a fellowship program for emerging Italian artists.

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culturability 2017

culturability 2017

Culture and Social Inclusion. The Challenge of Urban Renewal

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Vittore Fossati, Roncocesi, 2011

PHOTOGRAPHIC CULTURE STUDY GRANT

The Jury has named the winner

SCUOLA: SPAZIO APERTO ALLA CULTURA

SCUOLA: SPAZIO APERTO ALLA CULTURA

The Jury is currently reviewing the projects submitted

Periferie in Azione

Peripheries in Action

A new crowd funding effort dedicated to the Italian peripheries.

Cecilia Alemani

CECILIA ALEMANI NOMINATED CURATOR OF THE PADIGLIONE ITALIA 2017

The coordinator of the High Line in New York advances a curatorial and ambitious project focused on the most advanced trends in the world of the arts.

The DGAAP

The Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries (DGAAP) is a division of the MiBACT (Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Tourism) dedicated to contemporary issues. Its OBJECTIVES are to promote and support contemporary art and architecture, coupled with a “mission” to initiate processes to requalify urban peripheries .

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