Capri, uncontested legend, a muse for the most famous writers, artists, photographer, directors, will take a piece of her beauty and culture and bring them abroad.
From 2014 Fondazione Capri will organize the new project Capri Trend, in the most prestigious museums and centers for contemporary art, around the world.
Fondazione Capri will present the first exhibition Capri Trend, to celebrate the five years of its activity, gathering the latest commissioned photographs, of some of the famous Italian photographer, hosted until now in the Festival of Photography, in Capri, Ferdinando Scianna, Olivo Barbieri, Maurizio Galimberti, Francesco Jodice, Irene Kung.
The exhibition includes about 40 works, will be open in the 2014 in Hamilton, Bermuda; Baku, Azerbaijan Johannesburg, South Africa; Mexico City, Mexico; Istanbul, Turkey. Five artists to celebrate the five years of activities of the Fondazione Capri, five years of unexpected acceptance from Italian and foreign visitors, that celebrate the beauty of a personal tale of places, of people, of the beauty of Italian and Italy, that comes out from the artist’s vision.
A catalogue will show the beauty of the exhibitions organized in the last five years from Fondazione Capri, to promote the culture of Capri and of Italy, abroad, with a contemporary point of view. The catalogue will be translated in three languages, with text of the curator, Denis Curti and with distinguished essays.With the High Patronage of the President of the Italian Republic
With the Patronage of the Regional Council of Campania
With the contribution of the City of Capri, of the Municipality of Anacapri and the Chamber of Commerce, Industry, Craftmanship and Agriculture of Naples
With the sponsorship of Capri Palace Hotel & Spa, Capri Watch, Grand Hotel Quisisana,
Pic© Photography Italian Culture Capital, Bellavista Wine
Venues of the exhibition Capri Trend:
- Masterworks, Hamilton, Bermuda
March 7th – March 30th, 2014
- Museum of Modern Art, Baku, Azerbaijan
April 15th – May 30th, 2014
- Nirox Foundation, Johannesbourg, South Africa
July 13th – August 7th, 2014
- Centro Cultural Pedregal, Mexico City, Mexico
September 18th – November 13th, 2014
- SALT Galata, Istanbul , Turkey
December 20th, 2014 – January 30th, 2015
Masterworks, Hamilton, Bermuda