Exhibitions

In progress

Depero automatico acrobatico

07 sep 2022 – 26 feb 2023

Exhibitions

In progress

Depero automatico acrobatico

07 sep 2022 – 26 feb 2023

Opening to the public on 7 September 2022 at Palazzo della Ragione in Mantua, in conjunction with the Festivaletteratura, is the exhibition devoted to Fortunato Depero (Fondo 1892 – Rovereto 1960),  the intelligent creator of the Futurist aesthetics theorised in the Futurist Reconstruction of the Universe, authored with Giacomo Balla in 1915. Depero Automatico Acrobatico will bring to Mantua for the first time some 80 significant works covering the timespan 1917-1938.

Opening to the public on 7 September 2022 at Palazzo della Ragione in Mantua, in conjunction with the Festivaletteratura, is the exhibition devoted to Fortunato Depero (Fondo 1892 – Rovereto 1960),  the intelligent creator of the Futurist aesthetics theorised in the Futurist Reconstruction of the Universe, authored with Giacomo Balla in 1915. Depero Automatico Acrobatico will bring to Mantua for the first time some 80 significant works covering the timespan 1917-1938.

The exhibition has been conceived by Electa in collaboration with the Mart, Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, exclusively for the venue of Palazzo della Ragione. The curator is Nicoletta Boschiero, head of the Casa d’Arte Futurista Depero.

In the course of his long artistic achievement Depero created a total art form that ranged from painting to theatre, scenography, the applied arts, publishing and advertising, becoming one of the leading figures in of the Futurist movement. The exhibition is a journey through these many creative fields, divided into the three geographical stages of his artistic career: Capri, Paris and New York.

Electa catalogue, coordinated image by Studio Sonnoli

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Start date
Wednesday 07 september 2022

End date
Sunday 26 february 2023

Palazzo della Ragione
Piazza delle Erbe
Mantova


Depero automatico acrobatico

Curated by
Nicoletta Boschiero

Promoted by
The exhibition is conceived by Electa in conjunction with the Mart, Museo di arte moderna e contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, exclusively for the venue of Palazzo della Ragione.