The Italian Almanac

art by Greta Frau

Italian Art - March 10

Goodwill, Italian strategic consulting firm for the cultural fundraising, in cooperation with the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles and "GAI-Giovani Artisti Italiani" (Young Italian Artists), brings the work of eight Italian artists (Claudia Losi, Elisabeth Hoelzl, Greta Frau, Emilio Fantin, Gea Casolaro, Lorenza Lucchi Basili, Sabrina Mezzaqui and Cesare Pietroiusti) to Los Angeles for the first time, presenting "Ti Voglio Bene (I care for you) - From Italy with Love".

The project: Presenting eight Italian artists who engage with issues of contextualization and its relationship to reality. Encompassing both analytic and poetic approaches their work explores the subtle dynamics of economics (Pietroiusti), social and architectural relationships (Fantin, Hoelzl & Lucchi Basili), history (Casolaro), nature (Losi), time (Mezzaqui) and memory (Frau). Curated by Gabi Scardi.