General Programme

Parallel Sessions

Book of Abstracts

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Cultural Programme


Art-based Workshop A
Photography and feminism in Italy in the Seventies. Mirroring, critical investigation and testimony
Curated by Prof. Cristina Casero, University of Parma, Italy
Participants:  max 20
Bicocca campus
Art-based Workshop B
Feeling is seeing! Emotions and images. The use of photography to move yourself
Can happiness be contagious? A workshop that intertwines words and photographs, where emotions are evoked by images to share within the group a path on feelings and their representation.
Curated by Alice Patriccioli, MUFOCO Museo Fotografia Contemporanea (Museum of Contemporary Photography), Cinisello Balsamo (MI), Italy
Participants: max 20
Bicocca campus
Socio-cultural Workshop C
MUBIG Project: a neighbourhood museum
MUBIG is in an old farmhouse transformed into a low-cost housing project for people of different ages and needs. MUBIG is a participatory project realised by and with the inhabitants of the neighbourhood.
Curated by Anna Chiara Cimoli, Università degli Studi di Bergamo, and Chiara Ciaccheri, ABCittà, Milano, Italy
Participants: max 20
Bicocca District, walking tour
Visit to the Pirelli Foundation (D)
Pirelli, when history builds the future
The Pirelli Foundation, which is based in the heart of the Pirelli Headquarters, preserves over 3.5 km of documents about the company’s history since it was founded in 1872 through the present day. Photographs, drawings and posters, audio-visuals, house organs and company journals, technical papers, architectural documents on the transformation of areas where Pirelli has operated in Italy (such as Bicocca District) and abroad: an extraordinary heritage that illustrates Pirelli’s long tradition and its leading role in the field of research and innovation. A journey to discover 150 years of history, from memories to future scenarios.
Curated by Fondazione Pirelli
Participants: 25
Fondazione Pirelli, Bicocca District, Via Piero e Alberto Pirelli, 25, Milano
Sunday, October 2
14.00-16.00: Visit a contemporary art exhibition in the Bicocca District
Guided tours at Pirelli Hangar Bicocca
Curated by the Pirelli Hangar Bicocca Museum Educator Team, Milano, Italy
Participants: 25 max
Pirelli Hangar Bicocca, Bicocca District, Via Chiese 2, Milano