The exhibition is the first of a series of events entitled ShowCase, a series of exhibitions that sees the collaboration of different galleries across the region to present solo shows or curatorial projects designed by the galleries themselves – in the spaces of the Project Room.
The first appointment of this project is “Mare Morbido” (“Soft Sea”) by Mariantonietta Bagliato, curated by Gaia Valentino and promoted by Bluorg Gallery in Bari.
The installation, sea made of fabric, draws its inspiration from real life events, almost as if it were looking for a fairly tale ending to the frequent tragedies of today’s world. The pieces of fabric are offcuts of daily life, which have that suggestive power of mirroring people’s image, just like the sea, which becomes human like the border it represents and that must be crossed. [MORE]