"Art at the Antipodes" is the first exhibition dedicated to the Brignoni Collection at the MUSEC, Villa Malpensata. 73 works from Serge Brignoni's collection, including sculptures, masks, shields, and architectural elements from the Pacific islands, set in a journey that underlines the continuity between ethnic art and the 20th-century avant-garde.
The photographer and visual artist Sonia Lenzi will present her latest photo book at the Studio Foce on November 23rd. “Looking for my daughters. Un libro di amore e di paure” (“A book of love and fears”) portrays young women encountered along the Regent’s Canal in London.
On Friday October 21st, the “Ticino is Burning” movement received the 2022 Swiss Performing Arts Prize from the Ufficio Federale della Cultura (Federal Office for Culture). “Ticino is Burning”, created by five independent artists from Ticino - Elena Boillat, Camilla Parini, Francesca Sproccati, Alan Alpenfelt and Simon Waldvogel - aims to reflect on production in the performing arts and to create a network of contacts.
The fourth Visarte Talks in 2022 is on November 2nd at Studio Foce. The guest of this meeting is artist Lucas Herzig, in dialogue with Riccardo Lisi, who organised his first solo exhibition at the “Rada” of Locarno in 2012.
From October 20 th 2022 to April 16 th 2023, the MUSEC hosts the 5 th edition of Unpublished Photo, UP22: 24 large-format photographic prints by four photographers from different countries around the world, selected and awarded by an international jury.