Marisa Merz. Geometrie sconnesse palpiti geometrici

22 September 2019 – 12 January 2020 Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati Collection Lungolago, Riva Caccia 1 – Lugano CH In collaboration with Fondazione Merz The Giancarlo and Danna Olgiati Collection inaugurates the autumn season with a prestigious monographic exhibition dedicated to an important exponent of Italian contemporary art, Marisa Merz, whose works are characterized by a strong dichotomy between the lightweight elegance of the […]

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Mario Merz. Time is Mute

Mario Merz. Time is Mute 10 October 2019 – 29 March 2020 Palacio de Velazquez, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid a cura di Manuel Borja-Villel and Teresa Velázquez   Mario Merz’s retrospective will deepen into the drifts and threads of an oeuvre that stood up against the current by stressing prehistoric time as understood outside history’s teleological discourse in […]

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Emilio Prini

In collaboration with the Archivio Emilio Prini, from Tuesday 28 October 2019 to Sunday 9 February 2020 the Fondazione Merz presents a solo exhibition conceived by the Fondazione as a tribute to the artist Emilio Prini (Stresa, 1943 – Rome, 2016). The exhibition is curated by Beatrice Merz and Timotea Prini. This is a deserved tribute from the Fondazione Merz […]

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ÜberMauer_BAM: Biennale Arcipelago Mediterraneo

6 November – 8 December 2019 Palermo, various venues The 2019 edition of BAM – Biennale Arcipelago Mediterraneo, bearing the title ÜberMauer, takes place in a year marked by three anniversaries of major political and symbolic significance: the thirtieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and of the Tiananmen Square uprising, and the fiftieth anniversary of the Stonewall […]

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Botto&Bruno. The ballad of forgotten places | A project winner of Italian Council

Botto&Bruno. The ballad of forgotten places A project winner of the 3rd edition of Italian Council (2018), a competition conceived by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Art and Architecture and Urban Peripheries (DGAAP) – an organism of the Italian Ministry for Cultural Heritage and Activities, to promote Italian contemporary art in the world. Destinations: – Athen, National Museum of Contemporary Art, […]

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Mario Merz Prize 3°Edition. The finalists

A group exhibition of the shortlisted artists of thr 3rd Edition of the Mario Merz Prize 3 June – 6 October 2019 Curated by Claudia Gioia, Samuel Gross and Beatrice Merz Fondazione Merz is pleased to present the exhibition of the 5 finalists selected for the Art Section in this third edition of the Mario Merz Prize. Bertille Bak, Mircea […]

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