Barbara Casavecchia

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The creator of ‘allegorical’ exhibitions, who believed in the potential of mistakes, has died aged 88

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 16 NOV 20

MACRO’s ‘Museum for Preventive Imagination: Editorial’ is an experiment with new exhibition formats

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 25 SEP 20

Ahead of his new work, filmed on a boat in Venice, an interview with the Italian auteur

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 15 MAY 20

Each day for the next month, we’ll highlight a different exhibition that’s affected by the Covid-19 crisis

BY frieze | 20 MAR 20
News

As Italy comes under full lock-down, surveying the effects of a global health emergency

BY Pablo Larios | 10 MAR 20

At Converso, Milan, the artist transforms a baroque church into a playground for sculptural interventions

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 06 JAN 20

Why we’re excited about new works by Jamie Crewe, Sung Tieu, Rodrigo Hernández and Thảo Nguyên Phan

BY Johanna Hedva | 25 DEC 19

Barbara Casavecchia on the 2019 Golden Lion-winning artist

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 21 SEP 19

The artists in ‘Time Forward!’ at the V-A-C Foundation in Venice speculate on what the future might bring

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 06 AUG 19

After an extensive restoration, the lavish palazzo hosts Peter Bartoš, Jimmie Durham and Henrik Håkansson

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 04 JUL 19

Renato Leotta employs moonlight, waves, dry-stone walls and ‘southern thought’ in order to ‘slow down time’

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 02 MAY 19
Venice 2019

Barbara Casavecchia talks to the show’s curator, Milovan Farronato

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 24 APR 19

Curated by Paola Antonelli, ‘Broken Nature’ offers a few rays of hope amid environmental disaster

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 08 APR 19

At Galleria Massimo Minini, Brescia, the artist explores technical virtuosity and trompe l’oeil through bronze-branches on fire, fake mirrors and floating candles

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 28 FEB 19
Fan Letter

‘The last time I felt maenadically enthusiastic was during this year’s Pride, marching down the streets of Milan under a scorching sun’

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 07 FEB 19

The Italian city’s latest art space is a welcome addition to its booming art scene

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 01 FEB 19

Hiller’s discomfort towards dominant narratives made her look at all sorts of suppressed subjects, from outlaw cowgirls to protest songs

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 31 JAN 19

Selections include Kathy Acker’s solo show at the ICA, Pedro Neves Marques at Gasworks and Banu Cennetoğlu’s pair of exhibitions in New York and Düsseldorf

29 JAN 19

From the errors of AI to the pleasures of VR, contributing editor Barbara Casavecchia gives the lowdown on the best shows opening this week

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 30 OCT 18

Showing at Istanbul’s Protocinema, the artist’s new film uses the ancient site of Çatalhöyük to investigate a community and its collapse

BY Barbara Casavecchia | 22 OCT 18