Time: June 18, 2013 at 6pm to June 15, 2014 at 8pm
Location: SPACE OPHEN VIRTUAL ART GALLERY
Street: VIA S: CALENDA 105/D
City/Town: Salerno (Italy)
Website or Map: http://www.collezionebongiani…
Event Type: mail, art, project, christine, tarantino, giovanni, bonanno, archivio, ophen, salerno, wendell, usa, italia, arte, contemporanea
Organized By: Giovanni Bonanno
Latest Activity: Feb 13
International Mail Art Project
"MISE EN BOITE / Almost a collective work"
Project "Add and Return" dedicated to Christine Tarantino
in collaboration with the Archives Ophen Art of Salerno
Edited by John Bonanno
On the occasion of the death of the American artist Anne Christine Tarantino, born in the Bronx December 3, 1948, lived for a long time in Framingham, Massachusetts and died prematurely December 7, 2012, the Space Ophen Virtual Art Gallery of Salerno calls and sends to several artist friends of Christine a card cm 10x15 asking them to intervene with any technique, inserting in the respective box free postcard everything that it is useful to add and return it in a sealed envelope to: John Bonanno Space Ophen Virtual Art Gallery Via S . Calenda 105 / A 84126 Salerno (SA).
Moreover, it invites all artists interested in participating in this project to send by post their work using the basic matrix of the postcard attached to this project by choosing to intervene with any desired technique (including digital), then, be included in the exhibition Collective International which will be realized in 2014. You are requested to attach the same time their personal e-mail and its mailing address. All must be sent by post to the address of the Gallery of Salerno.
All the works will not be returned but will be stored permanently in room 45 of the "Collection of Contemporary Graphics" and became one permanent international collection dedicated to Christine Tarantino.
Ophen Virtual Art Gallery of Salerno organize a virtual exhibition with the related press release, the critical text and the communication of the exhibition to the most important art magazines, newspapers and websites of contemporary art. The exhibition will be open and then closed permanently in space "exhibition held" the gallery's Virtual Salerno.
(Room 45 - Christine Tarantino / Mise en Boite). http://www.collezionebongianiartmuseum.it/sala.php?id=90
"No money, no selection, no return, no selling"
John Bonanno (c/o Space Ophen Virtual Art Gallery of Salerno),
Via S. Calenda 105 / A 84126 Salerno (Italy)
Deadline: June 15, 2014