On November 21, 2017, as part of the Alberto Savinio season, CIMA hosted Irving Sandler in conversation with Phong Bui, artist and publisher of the Brooklyn Rail. The two discussed Sandler’s perspectives on the New York art world; the latest volume of his memoirs, Swept Up By Art: An Art Critic in the Post-Avant-Garde Era, published in 2016 by Rail Editions; and his experiences with his mentor, the art historian Robert Goldwater—husband of Louise Bourgeois, whose work was on view in dialogue with Savinio.
A recent focus exhibition on Giorgio de Chirico at the Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano in Milan, which centered around the 1928 painting “The School of Gladiators: The Fight,” brought new attention to the Gladiators series undertaken by the artist in the 1920s in Paris. A number of former CIMA fellows contributed to the programming.
Each year CIMA’s fellows select a work in the exhibition and prepare a short video about it. Below are four videos highlighting works in the Giorgio de Chirico – Giulio Paolini / Giulio Paolini – Giorgio de Chirico exhibition. You can enjoy some of the videos from past seasons (on Fortunato Depero, Medardo Rosso, or Giorgio…
Each year CIMA’s fellows select a favorite work from the exhibition and prepare a short video presentation. Enjoy these Giorgio Morandi videos!
Watch the video below to learn more about one of Medardo Rosso’s most interesting pieces from CIMA spring fellow Ilaria M. P. Barzaghi. The video is about one of the earliest works by Medardo Rosso currently on view at CIMA Center for Italian Modern Art.
Edgar Degas and Medardo Rosso, who were good friends, were both passionate about horse-racing.
In honor of the 147th running of the Belmont Stakes, CIMA has a new video out about Medardo Rosso’s sculpture, The Bookmaker
Has there ever been so much Italian modern and contemporary art on view in New York City? A look at what’s on in galleries and museums around town.
This week is the last official week at CIMA for the Fall Fellows, Chiara Fabi and Francesco Guzzetti. They each shared some thoughts on one work in the Medardo Rosso exhibition: Take a look at these new videos from CIMA!
This weekend, as the Fortunato Depero exhibition at the Juan March Foundation closes in Madrid, we take a look back at our inaugural installation with a series of videos featuring CIMA’s 2013-14 fellows Fabio Belloni and Raffaele Bedarida.