Domestique Picasso

During the Coronavirus lockdown, the blogger and artist Giovanna Sarti, invited some international artists to realize new drawings for her project Drawing Storage,  which features a new drawing from a different artist each day. The blog is curated by Giovanna with the collaboration of the cultural researcher Marta Zanoni. At that moment I was finding…

La lettura 2020

      A Cover, an Artist  Like Gullliver, more than Gulliver A tangle of thread can ensnare you (like Gulliver trapped by the Lilliputians) or free you (like Arianna’s, which allows Theseus to find his way out of Minos’ labyrinth). Marina Gasparini is an independent voice on the frontiers of drawing, writing, installation art…

Stendale 2019

Prima ancora di essere sede di mostre d’arte, quest’anno il castrum Curtiani diventa esso stesso una straordinaria opera d’arte, a cielo aperto, lasciando avvolgere le sue mura, per mille metri, da una scenografica installazione di stendali, ovvero stendardi o gonfaloni, in un ideale girotondo delle Muse che coniuga la tradizione con la contemporaneità dei linguaggi…

CHORA PARK 2018

  Elio Franzini The political space of beauty      Beauty, says Paul Valéry, is not to be considered a “pure notion”, even if it is one that has been fundamental in the history of western spirituality, and determined a metaphysical thought that is the foundation of philosophy. To summarize, and with all the risks that summarizing implies, Plato does exactly what according to Valéry should not be done to separate the Beautiful from beautiful things.  Marina Gasparini’s work, instead, teaches…

Catalogues pdf

  MNARAASIR PNIGAI Ed. Galleria Emilio Mazzoli, Modena, 2014 DOWNLOAD book 5 DOWNLOAD book 4 DOWNLOAD book 3 DOWNLOAD book 2 DOWNLOAD book 1     DOWNLOAD THE CATALOGUE CatalogoChora Park catalogocomp       DOWNLOAD THE ARTIST BOOKS 成果記録2016 AIR2016ArtBooksmall ———————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————- BIENNALE DEL DISEGNO RIMINI 2016       DOWNLOAD THE MAGAZINE   LAZAGNE-11-biennale-web-compressed…

The Fox and the Jewels 2016

THE FOX AND THE JEWELS 2 PERSONAL EXHIBITION IN SHINANO-OMACHI, JAPAN. NOVEMBER 2016, RINO-PROJECT ART SPACE The exhibition, that includes installation, video and traces of a workshop is included in the event Sounds that grow the rice and  is the final show of the residence program AIR in Omachi city Japan. http://shinano-omachi.jp/asahi-air/en/air2016/            …

MNAR/AAASI/R-PN/IGAI/

        MERCOLEDì 10 DICEMBRE 2014 Presentazione aperta al pubblico di   MNAR/AAASI/R-PN/IGAI/ di Marina Gasparini, (Edizioni Galleria Mazzoli Modena,2014). http://www.mambo-bologna.org/eventi/evento-1558/  http://www.corraini.com/it/calendario/dettaglio/63/MNARAASIR-PNIGAI-di-Marina-     Intervengono: Marina Gasparini, Maura Pozzatii, Valerio Dehò. con la collaborazione di corrainiMAMboartbookshop   Marina Gasparini, artista che vive a Bologna dove insegna Progettazione Grafica all’Accademia di Belle Arti, lavora…

Ceramiche cucite

    I luoghi dell’abitare, le parole, le cose, e i discorsi del quotidiano sono da tempo oggetto della mia attività artistica e anche il tessuto e le cuciture sono diventate negli ultimi anni una costante del mio lavoro. Le ceramiche cucite sono nate nel 2009 dalla collaborazione con una società di  ceramisti faentini. Il…

Midwest Studios Residency, 2013

    Join the Galesburg Civic Art Center in a reception showcasing the work created by Studios Midwest Residency artist Marina Gasparini. Marina will be exhibiting the portrait of Galesburg she created during her four weeks in Galesburg. The final project includes pieces created with the community in workshops held during her residency. The reception…

Open Studio Residence in Finland 2012

Installations 2012, Illinsaari island, Ii, Finland. textile texts. The project started in summer 2012 in northern Finland. http://www.kulttuurikauppila.fi/ I studied the geography of emotions, embroidering phrases and aphorisms on landscape or interior places printed on canvans  in my previous work, and in  this period of residence, I ‘ve tried to extend the drawing and the writing into…