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…

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…