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

Italian Council. The Archive

The archive that collects documentation and information about the works financed by the Italian Council is now online

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Luca Trevisani, Dream Republic, 2018 (Luca Trevisani, courtesy dell’artista)
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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Premio Johannesburg

Premio Johannesburg

The second artist-in-residence prize created by the DGAAP, MAECI and IIC Pretoria as part of the “Italia, Culture, Africa” cultural programme.
Deadline May 22, 2019

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Premio ITALIA CINA.

Premio ITALIA CINA

The DGAAP, MAECI-DGSP, IGAV , the Italian Cultural Institute in Beijing and NAMOC promote a residency prize for two young Italian artists in China.
Expiration date 7/06/2019

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The Italian Council is back and it’s all new!

The Italian Council is back and it’s all new!

With a total budget of 1.7 million Euro, the DGAAP’s project for the international promotion of Italian contemporary art has been renewed. The programme has been expanded to include proposals from artists, curators and critics for exhibitions, residencies and editorial projects.
Deadline: May 27, 2019

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IItalian Council. Winners of the 5th edition.

Italian Council. Winners of the 5th edition

The projects by Filippo Berta, Riccardo Benassi, Antonio Rovaldi, Armin Linke, Anita Sieff and Francesco Arena have been selected as the winners of the DGAAP’s programme for the international support and promotion of Italian contemporary art

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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

The Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities announces Neither Nor: The Challenge to the Labyrinth. The Sala Spadolini of the MiBAC hosts the presentation of the project for the 2019 Italy Pavilion curated by Milovan Farronato for the 58th International Art Exhibition at La Biennale di Venezia opening to the public on May 11.

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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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