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Codice di avviamento fantastico (Fantasy Access Code) at Palazzo Reale

We are happy to announce the exhibition Codice di avviamento fantastico (Fantasy Access Code), the second show in a cycle curated by Davide Quadrio and Fantom’s Massimo Torrigiani, commissioned and produced by Alcantara with the Municipality of Milan and Palazzo Reale. The show will take place in the rooms of the Apartment of the Prince from March 28th to April 30th at…

Takashi Homma, Milano skyline, from the series The Narcissistic City, 2017 © Takashi Homma, Courtesy of Viasaterna

La città narcisista. Milano e altre storie, Takashi Homma in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce our latest project La città narcisista. Milano e altre storie (The Narcissistic City. Milan and Other Stories), Takashi Homma’s first solo show in Italy, opening in Viasaterna on Tuesday, March 21st. The exhibition revolves around three main recurrent themes in the artist’s work: the city, the encounter between nature and human intervention, and the acts…

Volantino Ufficiale

To Repel Ghosts at Guido Costa Projects

The exhibition To Repel Ghosts – named after Jean-Michel Basquiat’s 1986 eponymous painting – will be opening at Guido Costa Projects on Friday, February 17th at 5 pm.  For many years, Guido Costa has hunted down and collected photographs of ghosts. These pieces now form the core of this show, which provides a kaleidoscopic picture of this uncanny environment. The…

Mario Milizia, Untitled, 2016, tapestry details, cm 220x145. © Mario Milizia, courtesy Viasaterna

Controcuore, Mario Milizia in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce our latest project Controcuore, the first solo show by Mario Milizia in Viasaterna, opening on Tuesday, 24 January 2017 at 6 pm. Controcuore is the result of a combination of Milizia’s recent work, carried out using various media at different times, following the modus operandi of an artist who is both inclusive and disruptive, eclectic and…


Ho visto un re (The King and I) in Shanghai

The exhibition Ho visto un re (The King And I), curated by Fantom’s Massimo Torrigiani and Davide Quadrio, produced by Alcantara and first presented in the Apartment of the Prince of Palazzo Reale, Milan, from September 20th to October 23rd, 2016, is travelling to the Shanghai Gallery of Art from January 10th to February 9th, 2017.  Originally and specifically conceived for the…

Thomas Sauvin, Beijing Silvermine; 2009-2016. 
Image courtesy of Thomas Sauvin

Trame: Reality Art Cinema Invention at Spazio Murat, Bari

Bari’s new centre for contemporary art and culture, a project wanted by the Municipality and directed by Fantom’s Massimo Torrigiani, has officially started its activities with an exhibition dedicated to the work of eight artists among the most prominent of the international scene: John Akomfrah, The Atlas Group, Yto Barrada, Rossella Biscotti, Ho Tzu Nyen, João…

Greg Reynolds, Jesus Days, 1978-1983. © Greg Reynolds

Give Me Yesterday at Fondazione Prada Osservatorio

Give Me Yesterday, curated by Fantom’s Francesco Zanot, inaugurates the program of Osservatorio, Fondazione Prada’s new exhibition space in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan dedicated to photography and visual languages. The show includes works by 14 Italian and international artists – Melanie Bonajo, Kenta Cobayashi, Tomé Duarte, Irene Fenara, Lebohang Kganye, Vendula Knopova, Leigh Ledare,…

Left: Francesca Rivetti,3760 Black Glove, Negative and Grotesque Old Print, 2016 © Francesca Rivetti, courtesy Viasaterna  Right: Kensuke Karasawa, To The Depths No.1 A, 2016 © Kensuke Karasawa, courtesy Star Gallery_Viasaterna

Due Mondi in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce our latest project Due Mondi, which brings together the Japanese artist Kensuke Karasawa, for the first time in Italy, and Francesca Rivetti’s latest project I Want To Talk To Seymour Too; opening in Viasaterna, on Tuesday, October 11th at 6 pm. Due Mondi is a show revolving around two fundamental themes. Nature, first of all,…


Ho visto un re (The King and I) at Palazzo Reale

We are happy to announce the exhibition Ho visto un re (The King And I), curated by Fantom co-founder Massimo Torrigiani and Davide Quadrio, commissioned and produced by Alcantara with the Municipality of Milan and Palazzo Reale. The show will take place in the rooms of the Apartment of the Prince from September 20th to October 23rd at Milan’s…

Marguerite Horay, La fidelité des images

The Live Wild Collective at Fotopub 2016

On the occasion of the third edition of Fotopub, independent photography festival based in Novo Mesto, Slovenia, Fantom’s Ilaria Speri curated the first solo exhibition of the collective Live Wild, founded by Camille Lévêque (France – Armenia, 1985) in 2014, and composed of Charlotte Fos (Canada, 1990), Anna Hahoutoff (France – Russia, 1993), Marguerite Horay (Belgium, 1981), Lucie…

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Altrove: Shilpa Gupta,
My East Is Your West

Capo d’Arte, not-for-profit organization promoting contemporary art in Puglia, presents the seventh edition of its annual festival in Gagliano del Capo. Since its inception in 2009, Capo d’Arte has staged an annual show featuring the works of more than 20 major Italian and international artists, often for the first time in Apulia, including Yang Fudong, Soundwalk Collective,…

Tim Cullman, from the series Summer collection. Cropped & reloaded, 2015. All images © Metronom

Tim Cullmann,
The Leitmotiv Issue

Metronom, in collaboration with THC architecture Modena, presents a selection of works by Tim Cullmann, winner of the portfolio review during the 2015 edition of Fotopub Festival. The Leitmotiv Issue is a complete exploration based on new body of works and reflections belonging to different series: METRONOM_fuorimappa hosts Summer Collection. Cropped & Reloaded, a research on the…


2016 – On New Italian Photography in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce 2016 – On New Italian Photography, a group exhibition curated by Fantom for Viasaterna, opening on Tuesday, June 7 at 6 pm. Featuring works by Alessandro Calabrese, Federico Clavarino, Martina Corà, Bea De Giacomo, Teresa Giannico, Delfino Sisto Legnani, Allegra Martin, Vittoria Mentasti, Domingo Milella, Francesco Nazardo, Alessandro Sambini, Lele Saveri and The Cool Couple,…


Beatrice Pediconi, Alien/Alieno

Beatrice Pediconi’s exhibition Alien/Alieno is currently on view at Sepia Eye in New York, until June 18th. Beatrice Pediconi’s work challenges the realm of traditional painting by exploring the water’s reaction to the immersion of different materials, such as ink, acrylic, powder, organic matter and, in the case of this exhibition, oil paint. The melting…


Lukas Wassmann’s Amici at Riviera

The temporary bookshop Riviera has animated the Istituto Svizzero in Milan since February 2016, hosting a variety of events dedicated to visual arts and publishing. Directed by Caterina Riva and Dallas (Creative Direction & Graphic Design Studio founded by Francesco Valtolina and Kevin Pedron), Riviera focuses on the book both as an object and a…

Lorenzo Vitturi, Untitled - Red Tube #2, from Droste Effect, Debris and Other Problems, 2013–15 © Lorenzo Vitturi, courtesy of Viasaterna

Droste Effect, Debris and Other Problems, Lorenzo Vitturi in Viasaterna

After the international success of Dalston Anatomy, we are happy to announce the first solo show in Italy by Lorenzo Vitturi (Venice, 1980). The exhibition, curated by Fantom and opening in Viasaterna on Tuesday, April 5, brings together a series of original works produced specifically for the gallery spaces.   Droste Effect, Debris and Other Problems is a project…


Uno sguardo nuovo at Radisson Blu Hotel

Presented by the Associazione socio-sanitaria Angelo Azzurro Onlus, with the support of Fondazione Vodafone Italia. From a project by Giovanni Calemma and Cristina Nuñez Exhibition. Curated by Selva Barni. Opening on Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 7 pm; Radisson Blu es. Hotel Via Turati 171, Rome.   

Theo Drebbel, Feeble seconds of Tuesday, 2016 © Theo Drebbel, Courtesy Viasaterna

Project Room #1: Theo Drebbel in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce our latest curatorial project: Theo Drebbel – Project Room #1, the first chapter of a special programme of brief exhibitions dedicated to emerging artists and new discoveries, hosted at Viasaterna, Milan.   With this project, the gallery presents for the first time to the public the research and work of Theo Drebbel, invited…

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Inferno – The Movie in Viasaterna

In collaboration with Cineteca di Bologna and within the exhibition Your Silent Face – Luca Andreoni and Zhou Siwei – the third exhibition of the two-year programme curated by Fantom for Viasaterna –, we are happy to announce the showing of the film Inferno (Italy, 1911), which inspired the exhibited work by Luca Andreoni. The renovated version of the movie will…


Paul Graham, The Whiteness of the Whale

«Let us try. But in a matter like this, subtlety appeals to subtlety, and without imagination no man can follow another into these halls.» H. Melville, Moby Dick Published contextually to Paul Graham’s current major retrospective at Pier 24 – the first solo show held at the beautiful exhibition space in San Francisco, open since 2010 –, The…

Luca Andreoni, Inferno 1911, A0001231, 2014, Fine Art Inkjet Print on Hahnemühle Photo Rag, cm 80x60 © Luca Andreoni, courtesy Viasaterna; Zhou Siwei, Wood Board, 2013, Color ink on paper, cm50x40 © Zhou Siwei, courtesy Aike Dellarco/Viasaterna

Your Silent Face, Luca Andreoni and Zhou Siwei in Viasaterna

We are happy to announce the opening of Your Silent Face, an exhibition featuring Luca Andreoni’s latest project Inferno 1911 and a selection of works by Zhou Siwei, who makes his Italian debut here. The exhibition will be opening on Tuesday, 15 December 2015 at 6 pm at VIASATERNA, Milan.   Inferno 1911 is a photographic series produced…

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 Images from the series A Failed Entertainment,  courtesy the artist

Alessandro Calabrese at Foam Talent 2015

Each Spring, Foam organises an Open Call – among the most coveted of the photographic field – to identify international talents under the age of 35. From a total of 1208 submissions from 67 different countries in 2015, 21 photographers were selected to be featured in the annual Foam Magazine Talent Issue, launched in September contextually to Unseen Photo Fair…

Lele Saveri, The Newsstand, 2013-14. Produced in collaboration with Alldayeveryday. Courtesy the artist © 2015 Lele Saveri

Lele Saveri at MoMA’s New Photography 2015

On the occasion of its 30th anniversary, MoMA’s longstanding exhibition series New Photography is expanding to 19 artists and artist collectives from 14 countries, and includes works made specifically for this exhibition. Ocean of Images: New Photography 2015 will be on view from November 7, 2015 to March 20, 2016, throughout the entirety of the Museum’s Edward…

Maurizio Anzeri, On The Lake B1, 2015. All images: Courtesy the artists and Haines Gallery

The Mapmaker’s Dream at Haines Gallery

 Opening on November 5th, Haines Gallery is hosting The Mapmaker’s Dream, an exhibition which brings together five artist whose works propose inventive and visually compelling ways to map the world around us. The show will feature Recipe for Tuesday Sunsets (2015) by Marius Bercea – a large-scale artwork depicting an abstract and fantastic vision of the neighborhoods of Los Angeles –,…

Domingo Milella, Polignano a Mare, Italy, 2008. Courtesy of Roman Road and the artist


TEMPO AL TEMPO. ART FROM ANNO DOMINI TO RONI HORN, curated by Italian artist Domingo Milella and antiques specialist Bruno Botticelli, is opening on November 5 at the newly refurbished exhibition space of Roman Road in London. The show is born out of the roots of Milella’s practice, from his interest in time and its shapes, from antiques, and also…

Viaggio in Italia, 2015 (detail). Installation views from Joachim Schmidt's exhibition Souvenirs at P420, Bologna

Joachim Schmid, Souvenirs

Please note: Exhibition extended up to December 19, 2015 The first solo show in Italy by the German artist Joachim Schmid (Balingen, 1955) is on view at P420 Gallery until November 14, 2015. Active on the German scene since 1980 as a photography critic, essayist and publisher, in 1982 Schmid founded Fotokritik, a completely self-produced magazine that…

Do Ho Suh, Apartment A, Unit 2, Corridor and Staircase, 348 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10011, USA, 2011-2014

Do Ho Suh at MOCA Cleveland

This exhibition surveys recent work by internationally-renowned artist Do Ho Suh (Seoul, 1962). Suh creates architecturally scaled, fabric installations informed by his personal experiences, that recreate specific domestic spaces where he has lived, including his childhood home (a traditional hanok-style Korean house), a house in Rhode Island where he lived as a student, and his…

Andreas Gursky, Paris, Montparnasse, 1993. All images © Andreas Gursky / VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn 2015

Andreas Gursky at Museum Frieder Burda

Andreas Gursky captures the burning issues of modern life and global reality with an objective and precise eye. His overall compositions are technical and pictorial masterpieces, and have long since inscribed themselves on the art world’s collective memory. Gursky’s typical forms of expression are digitally processed images and extremely large-scale formats. The works of the…

Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs, Vehicle, 2013. C-print, 127 x 173 cm 
 All images © Onorato & Krebs, Courtesy RaebervonStenglin, Sies+Höke and Peter Lav Gallery

Tayo Onorato & Nico Krebs, EURASIA

After their successful The Great Unreal, based on a road trip through the US, which the artists subsequently distorted beyond recognition in their studio, the Swiss duo Taiyo Onorato & Nico Krebs hit the road once again in 2013. In their most recent project they take us on a trip by car to the East. The…