Italian Divisionism: Gazes and Perspectives. A presentation and book signing with author Annie-Paule Quinsac

Italian Divisionism: Gazes and Perspectives. A presentation and book signing with author Annie-Paule Quinsac

06:00 PM &#8211 07:00 PM

In this in individual function, professor Annie-Paule Quinsac will current her just lately-posted e-book, Divisionismo Italiano. Sguardi e prospettive 1880-1920 (Massetti Rodella Editori, 2022). The function is a revisitation of her seminal thesis &#8220La peinture divisionniste italienne. Origines et premiers développements 1880-1895&#8220, talked about at the Sorbonne in 1968 and printed in 1972.

Employing a transversal solution, Quinsac analyses the sociopolitical, historic, and ideological context that characterized Italian divisionism, from Segantini&#8217s Avemaria a trasbordo (1886, the very first Divisionist get the job done), by way of the Symbolism of the 1890s, and up to the Futurist revolution, underscoring the ever-modifying interpretations of critics by way of the present.

Artists regarded: Georges Seurat, Paul Signac, Vittore Grubicy de Dragon, Giovanni Segantini, Jean François Millet, Gaetano Previati, Angelo Morbelli, Plinio Nomellini, Giuseppe Pellizza da Volpedo, Emilio Longoni, Attilio Pusterla, Carlo Fornara Ernest Meissonier, Jules Breton, Alfred Roll, Jules Adler Umberto Boccioni, Carlo Carrà, Luigi Russolo, Giacomo Balla, Gino Severini (and others just utilized for the sake of comparison).

Professor Quinsac will be in discussion with CIMA Fellow Eduardo De Maio.

Copies of the ebook will be out there for acquire.

Standard Admission: $10 Associates and Students: No cost

Reserve your tickets Below!

Annie-Paule Quinsac is Professor Emerita at College of South Carolina and an art critic. She gained her Ph.D. from the Sorbonne, and taught the history of 19th-century artwork for 25 years. She is a leading scholar on the oeuvre of Giovanni Segantini, possessing published a catalogue raisonné of the artist (Electa, 1982, 2014-15) and a significant edition of his correspondence (Cattaneo Editore, 1985). She has curated many exhibitions, equally in Italy and overseas, including Segantini. Il ritorno a Milano  (Palazzo Reale, Milan 2014-15)

Public Programming at CIMA is made achievable with the generous guidance of Tiro a Segno Foundation.


The post Italian Divisionism: Gazes and Views. A presentation and ebook signing with creator Annie-Paule Quinsac appeared initially on Middle for Italian Modern-day Art.