Founders

Maria Pecchioli

is an artist and filmmaker, activates interdisciplinary research paths around communities and the body as a tool for investigating the socio-political context through which to engage in social and aesthetic practices. The latest projects are related to queer culture and gender issues.

In 2014 she directed the docufilm “Lei disse sì” that has become one of the most engaging projects about civil rights in Italy, and still contributes to sensibilize the community on lgbti rights.

She a co-founder of Fosca artistic collective (starting on 2006) and manager at “Corniolo Art Platform” interdisciplinary residence in Mugello.

 

Aria Spinelli

is an independent curator and researcher and a co-founding member of Radical Intention. She is currently conducting a PhD at Loughborough University (U.K) investigating  the relations between art and activism, with a focus on the work of Greek-French philosopher Cornelius Castoriadis.

She lectured at Loughborough University and contributed to conferences on art and activism (Who is afraid of the Public? at ICA, London 2013; CADN Conference at OCAD, Toronto, Canada 2014), and organises workshops on art and activism (Curating as a form assembly, 2015; Elapsing Time in an Expanded Artwork, 2016 at Pistoletto Foundation in Biella, Italy; Artistic Strategies & Workers Struggles, MayDay Rooms in London U.K. 2015).

Guest Collaborators

Michele D’Aurizio

Valerio Del Baglivo

Cate Iaquinta

Iacopo Seri

Angelo Sarleti

Brett Bloom (Temporary Services)

Karl Seiringer (WochenKlausur)

Amy Franceschini (Futurefarmers)

Berit Fischer

Invited Guests

Joseph Del Pesco

Komplot (Constance Banglanterre & Sonia Dermiercie)

Leone Contini

Curandi Katz

La Rete Projects (Julia Draganovic, Claudia Löffelholz)

Progetto Accoglienza (Luigi Andreini)

Sociolab (Margherita Mugnai)

Radio Papesse (Ilaria Gadenz)

ALA group (Maria Rosa Sossai)

Kunstverein (Alessandra Poggianti)

Caricomassimo (Juan Pablo Macias)

Rifugio i Diacci (Morena)

Geoponika (Federico San Bonifacio)

Angelo Mai (Giorgina Pi)

Op–Fot (Nicola Nunziata)

VIAINDUSTRIAE (Emanuele De Donno)

Wunderbar Cultural Project (Manuela Contino e Elena Bellantoni)

Laboratorio di Comunicazione Militante (Paolo Rosa & Tullio Brunnone)

Roberto Lucca Taroni

Fernando De Filippi

Giovanni Rubino

Ugo La Pietra

Matteo Lucchetti

Alterazioni Video

Beto Shwafaty

Andris Brinkmanis

Denis Isaia

Elvira Vannini

Cesare Pietroiusti

Salottobuono

Giovanni Giarretta

Barbara Meneghel

Gaia Tedone

Invited Artists

Zuleika Lebow (U.K.)

James and Brea McAnally ( U.S.A)

Alex Brown (U.K.)

Glenna Cole Allee (U.S.A)

Orla Gilheany (IRL)

Zoë Peterson (U.K.)

Ann Schnacke (U.S.A.)

Angela Jerardi (U.S.A.)

Elena Levi (U.S.A.)

Kerri Jefferis (U.K.)

Husna Lohiya (U.K.)

Nikki Kane (U.K.)

Sally De Kunst (B)

Alessandra Saviotti (ITA/NL/CA)

Alex Martinis Roe (AUS/D)

Gemma Medina Estupiñán (ES/NL)

Mille Højerslev Nielsen (DK)

Sara Benaglia (ITA)

Sarrita Hunn (U.S.A/D)

Serena Osti (ITA)

Simona Di Meo (ITA)

Ruth Höflich  (D)

Andrea Liu (U.S.A.)

Nicoletta Dalfino Spinelli (ITA)

Piero Passacantando (U.S.A/ITA)

Francesca Crudo (ITA)

Claire Bosi (ITA/FR)

William Hsu (NZ)

Rhaze (Maddalena Fragnito, Emanuele Braga) (ITA)

Angelo Castucci (ITA)

Tara Kaboli (IR)

Claudia Ventola (ITA)

Giulia Ticozzi (ITA)

Iacopo Seri (ITA)

Francesco Bertelè (ITA)

Mirko Smerdel (ITA)

Margherita Moscardini (ITA)

Liquid Cat (ITA)

Sanja Lasic (BS/A)