1111Vedova at the Magazzino del Sale 28/5-1/11 2016
“Emilio Vedova Drawings” is a powerful and magnetic visual energy flux: ten years after his death, the Foundation Emilio Vedova at the Magazzino del Sale -Zattere- hosts 347 drawings on paper positioned on a 27-meter long and 3-meter high wall. The drawing, of various dimensions, give an overview of his artistic adventure covering over 60 years of work, from 1940 to 2006. The drawings witness the evolution, and at the same time, the continuity of his sign: aggressive, broken, expressionist. To complete the exhibition and commemorations, a series of concerts, curated by the musicologist Mario Messinis under the title of “Euroamerica”, starting on 15 July with the great jazz pianist Chick Corea. There will also be a tribute to Frank Zappa by the Venetian musicologist Giovannni Mancuso, the Uri Caine Ensemble, the pianist Letizia Michielon and the American Jack Quartett closing the series of events, with an early masterpiece by Pierre Boulez “Livre pour Quatour”.
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