“The Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries (DGAAP) is a division of the MiBAC dedicated to contemporary issues.”

ITALIAN COUNCIL. Bringing our Contemporary Art to the World

Italian Council is the MiBAC DGAAP program to support Italian contemporary art at international level. Applications for the presentation of projects – that promote Italian artists, curators, critics through production and acquisition of works, exhibitions and foreign residencies, international publishing projects – can be submitted by September 30th.

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ITALIAN COUNCIL. Bringing our Contemporary Art to the World
Premio ITALIA CINA. The winners

Premio ITALIA CINA. The winners

Niccolò De Napoli and Violette Maillard are the Italian artists who won the prize for contemporary art residencies in China, promoted by DGAAP in collaboration with MAECI-DGSP, IGAV, the IIC of Beijing and NAMOC

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The new call of Italian Council is online!

The new call of Italian Council is online!

With a total budget of 1.9 million Euro, the DGAAP’s project for the international promotion of Italian contemporary launches a new edition of the call.
Deadline: September 30, 2019.

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Italian Council. Winners of the new edition

Italian Council. Winners of the new edition

Seventeen projects have been selected by a new Jury as the winners of the new 2019 edition of the Italian Council project

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Premio Berlino

Premio Berlino

The third edition of the Berlin Prize is now online. The Prize offers two emerging architects the chance to spend 6 months in Berlin to professionally explore themes of urban reuse and renewal and participate in cultural events linked to these topics.
Deadline 15 July 2019

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Premio New York

Premio New York

The MAECI-DGSP, DGAAP, IIC New York and the Italian Academy announce the 17th edition of the Premio New York.
Deadline June 30, 2019

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Premio AccadeMibac

Premio AccadeMibac

The DGAAP and the Fondazione Quadriennale di Roma are pleased to announce a call to promote artists under 28 years of age and valorize Italian Fine Arts Academies in view of the forthcoming 17th Art Quadriennale in 2020.
Deadline July 29, 2019

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Premio Barcellona. Results of the 1st Edition

Premio Barcellona. Results of the 1st Edition

The Designers Giulia Damiani and Chiara Moretti have been awarded the prize dedicated to ecologically friendly design organised by the DGAAP, MAECI – DGSP and the IIC Barcelona.

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ALESSANDRO MELIS NAMED CURATOR OF THE 2020 VENICE BIENNALE ITALIAN PAVILION

Neither Nor: The Challenge to the Labyrinth. 2019 Italy Pavilion Exhibition

On 11 May, Neither Nor: The Challenge to the Labyrinth, the exhibition curated by Milovan Farronato for the Italian Pavilion at the 58th International Art Exhibition of the Venice Biennale, was opened to the public.

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Premio Johannesburg

Premio Creative Living Lab: Announcement of the 2nd Edition

With a budget of 600,000 Euro, the DGAAP has doubled its funding for multidisciplinary projects involving local communities.
Deadline June 10, 2019.

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BIENNALE DI VENEZIA 2018 - Padigline Italia

Padiglione Italia

The space of Italy at the Biennale, with the most interesting national proposals, in the annual alternation between art and architecture.

ITALIAN COUNCIL: Promuovere la produzione, la conoscenza e la disseminazione della creazione contemporanea italiana nel campo delle arti visive

Italian Council

It is the main project of the DGAAP to promote the production, knowledge and dissemination of contemporary Italian creation in the field of visual arts.

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