Italian Embassy – Palais Metternich Vienna
Rennweg 27, 1030 Vienna, Austria
Opening on 27 April 2017 by
Giorgio Marrapodi, Italian ambassador to Austria
Karlheinz Kopf, second president of the Austrian National Council
Stella Rollig, general director of Österreichische Galerie Belvedere
Marcello Farabegoli, curator of the exhibition
Part of the exhibition can be visited from 28 April to 30 June 2017 by prior arrangement with the curator: firstname.lastname@example.org / +43 660 143 52 54.
A production by Marcello Farabegoli Projects in cooperation with the Italian embassy Vienna. Special thanks to Galerie Ernst Hilger www.hilger.at for providing Massimo Vitali’s works and to the sponsors.
Pictures of the exhibition
Video of the exhibition
Pictures of the opening
is the third major site-specific show curated and produced by
Marcello Farabegoli Projects on behalf of the Italian ambassador
Giorgio Marrapodi for an exhibition cycle devoted to contemporary art
at Palais Metternich. This time the show does not so much concentrate
on the history, architecture, or aesthetics of the palace but rather
on the embassy’s function of representing Italy abroad. Its special
focus is on Sunday, la
in Italy, as a day which is (still) a work-free holiday in both
countries, with all its rituals and special rhythm of life.
Associations with a particular religion are of minor importance in
For further information about the concept in German, click here.
Cercle Diplomatique, 27 April: 'Domenica'
salto.bz, 2 May: 'Domenica'
Kurier, 3 May: Kulturtipps
letteredavienna.tg24com.it, 5 May: 'Una domenica nel pallone', Mila Cataldo
Messaggero Veneto, Blog d'Autore, 6 May: 'Provocazioni d’arte sulla domenica in una mostra all’Ambasciata', Marco Di Blas
Giornalemio.it, 7 May: 'Ambasciata di Vienna con la testa nel pallone', Franco Martina
PARNASS, 6 June:
'Domenica – Von den Freiheiten und Eigenheiten des (Sonn-)
Täglichen', Paula Watzl
13 June: 'Il settimo giorno. La domenica italiana in mostra a
Vienna', Franco Veremondi
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