Art is the protagonist at "Ala Città di Velluto", with site-specific works by Laurina Paperina Poltergeist at Palazzo Pizzini.
By now Ledro Land Art reaches more than 25,000 visitors each year, recently four new works were installed involving artists of the calibre of Laurina Paperina, Marc Walter, Molby and Bruno Cerasi.
The setting up of this third solo exhibition in the Trentino gallery, curated by Virginia Raffaelli, revolves around the reinterpretation of "The sleep of reason generates monsters" by Goya, "translated" into the usual and personal language of Laurina Paperina. Told by "Il Giornale dell'Arte".
The "sleep of reason generates monsters" is the title of the new exhibition by Laurina Paperina, the stage name of Laura Scottini from Rovereto. Told by the newspaper "Il Dolomiti".
Easy-Peasy - explains Giorgio Chinea Canale - is a way of saying that comes from youth slang. It means “Easy Easy”, “Simple”, “Go easy!”. It is a title that goes well with the artist's themes, an impactful, fresh, fast and captivating title, perfectly in line with post-pandemic needs.
High mountains as a refuge of creativity and freedom, borders as an element of union and dialogue. It is in these places that since Saturday 21 August works of art in the form of flags have found space, hoisted high on the flagpoles of as many shelters, to send a strong signal for the future
The newest event of the Italian Newbrow project welcomes over sixty works (works on canvas, paper and board and video installations), many of which unpublished, by the exponents of this group, all very popular names: Silvia Argiolas, Vanni Cuoghi, Paolo De Biasi, Fulvia Mendini, Laurina Paperina, Giuliano Sale and Giuseppe Veneziano.
The title "Italian Newbrow" refers to an Anglo-Saxon neologism interposed between the terms lowbrow and highbrow, which stigmatize the opposition between a popular art and a cultured art, and wants to indicate the plurality of solicitations in which artists who work in an ever-changing global, technological and interconnected context in the "liquid" society theorized by Zygmunt Bauman. Among these artists there is also Laurina Paperina.
Laurina Paperina apre al Dolomiti le porte del suo studio, raccontando la nascita delle sue opere surreali.
The Cellar Contemporary gallery in Trento returns to ArtVerona, exhibiting a combination of Italian artist Laurina Paperina, Slovak artist duo Jarmila Mitríková & Dávid Demjanovič and American artist Austin Eddy.
by Davide Raffaelli