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Depero the magician

Depero in more than 100 works at the Villa of masterpieces. A story of an artist who created wonder.

From Mar 18, 2017
To Jul 02, 2017
Location Magnani Rocca Foundation
via Fondazione Magnani Rocca, 4
Traversetolo (PR)

from Tuesday to Friday from 10.00am to 6.00pm (last entrance at 5.00pm); Saturday, Sunday and festivities from 10.00am to 7.00pm (last entrance at 6.00pm).
Closed on Monday.

Cost Full price euros 10,00; concessions euro 5,00. The ticket includes the permanent collection.
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Phone: +39 0521848327 - 0521848148
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A great exhibition dedicated to Fortunato Depero (Fondo 1892 – Rovereto 1960) in the Villa of Mamiano di Traversetolo. Over a hundred works, paintings, fabric patchworks, collages, drawings, clothes, furniture, advertising designs to celebrate the gifted maker of an innovative aesthetics relating the different arts, from painting to sculpture, architecture, design and theatre.

The exhibition is possible thanks to the collaboration between the Mart, Contemporary and modern art of Trento and Rovereto, and the Fondazione Magnani Rocca, and it's sponsored by Nicoletta Boschiero and Stefano Roffi, scientific director of the Fondazione.

The exhibition is divided in five chapters:
Irredentism and futurism. The education at the Elisabeth school and the futurist subscription
Magic theatre. Chant du Rossignol, Balli plastici, Anihccam
The house of the magician. The production between design and handcrafts
New York. Depero Futurist House
Rovereto. Towards the museum
to explain the futurist itinerary  of the artist, analyzing the peculiar roles of experimenter, designer, magician, advertiser and maestro.

Magnani Rocca Foundation

Last update :
Feb 13, 2017