Meet a Minecrafter: Jacob Hashimoto

Gas Giant, 2013 – Installation view

In this interesting video Jacob Hashimoto reflect about his beautiful room-sized installations inspired by Minecraft. Jacob speaks about the value that long play sessions of Minecraft can have, both on the art world and on young minds overall.
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  • The photographer Vincenzo Castella is among the winners of the “Strategia Fotografia 2020” competition promoted by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity (DGCC) of the Ministry for cultural heritage and activities and for tourism (MiBACT).


  • Exibart has published an article on the exhibition entitled Rosso e Grigio currently set up at Studio la Città. Read the article


  • Tracey Snelling has been awarded the 2020 Foundwork Artist Prize, the annual juried award to recognize outstanding practice by contemporary artists.
    Her work “Lost Year Motel” was presented for the first time in the spaces of Studio la Città on the occasion of the exhibition La Musée 2, which ended on 21 November 2020.


  • Studio la Città takes part of ArtVerona Digital, which will be held on the Artshell platform with three events:
    DIGITAL BLACK 27 Novembre 2020
    DIGITAL YELLOW from 4 to 14 December 2020
    DIGITAL WHITE from 5 December 2020 to 10 January 2021


  • We are pleased to announce that from December 2020 Studio la Città will represent Angela Caputi in the Verona area.


  • Giorgia Severi is among the twenty Italian and international artists present in the show Tree Time, which will be open from 30 October 2020 until 30 May 2021 at MUSE, Trento.


  • LA TRANCE
    A short film about life during Shutdown in Los Angeles, with artwork by Brian Alfred inspired by photographs by Ben Radatz, featuring music by Four Tet.
    Watch the VIDEO


  • Hiroyuki Masuyama is one of the artists in the exhibition True Fictions. Fotografia visionaria dagli anni ’70 ad oggi, the first retrospective exhibition ever held in Italy of staged photography. The exhibition opens at the Palazzo Magnani Foundation (RE) on 17 October 2020 and will end on 10 January 2021.


  • The Certosa di San Giacomo in Capri host the show Fons vitae by Antonio Ievolella, installed in the small and large cloisters of the Chapel of San Bruno. The exhibition is open from 11 October to 30 November 2020.


  • “I like to think that my work conserves the totality of the moment in which I made it. I would like it to remain new, uncontaminated by the taste of the time”.
    E.S.
    Your work is uncontaminated, but your absence is immense
    11 October 2019 – 11 October 2020

  • Michael Najjar is one of the artists who are part of the new exhibition at the Gallerie d’Italia in Vicenza entitled FUTURO | Arte e società dagli anni Sessanta a domani, conceived and curated by Luca Beatrice and Walter Guadagnini with the patronage of the Comune di Vicenza.


  • The photographs by Massimo Vitali will be on display at the MEF – Ettore Fico Museum, starting on Friday 25 September 2020. The exhibition will include more than 30 works, chosen from the production of his last twenty-five years.
    Massimo Vitali. Costellazioni umane, curated by Andrea Busto | MEF Museo Ettore Fico – via Francesco Cigna 114 – Turin | in collaboration with Mazzoleni, London – Torino | 25 September – 20 December 2020


  • Studio la Città continues with its collaboration with the city museums, in particular with the Museo di Castelvecchio. This time the protagonist of the collaboration is the installation by the artist from Athens Costas Varotsos, titled Orizzonte, a work from 1996 in iron and glass that the artist, habituated to working in large and often natural spaces, has decided to place in the castle gardens.


  • On the occasion of the anniversary for Studio la Città’s 50 years of activity, Artnet publishes an interview with Hélène de Franchis in which the gallery owner talks about her story and reveals the content of the video created to celebrate the most important moments of hes career.
    READ the complete article


  • Michael Najjar‘s next space journey, on Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic shuttle, was documented by Federica Lavarini in an article published on May 17 in the insert La Lettura of Il Corriere della Sera.


  • Studio la Città was supposed to open the VETRO (GLASS) exhibition on 21 March 2020. The Covid emergency forced us to close the doors of our gallery and to postpone the opening. Despite this, Studio la Città does not stop and offers the opportunity to admire the exhibition thanks to a special “virtual guided tour”. WATCH THE VIDEO


  • In this video-documentary, Jacob Hashimoto reveals to the public, directly from his  New York studio, the creative realization of his first bicycle, conceived in collaboration with the amazing bicycle framebuilder Dario Pegoretti within the Ciavete project. WATCH THE VIDEO


  • McDonald’s opens its new Chicago headquarters in the West Loop neighborhood. A project that combines design and culture, which intends to embrace today’s changes in work and lifestyles. Inside the building stands a huge waterfall of colored kites: a suspended installation by our artist Jacob Hasimoto, tailor-made to welcome visitors in the atrium of the new building. Ph. credit: Garrett Rowland


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