The opening will be inaugurated by John T. Spike (critic and art historian) and Cecilia Cossio
Speakers: Marino Folin, Marco De Michelis, Domenico Patassini and Giancarlo Carnevale, con la partecipazione straordinaria di Mita Medici.
Exhibition and Conferences organized by Dipartimento di progettazione architettonica IUAV and European Council of Art
Under the Patronage of
- Municipality of Venice – Circuito Cinema
- Province of Venezia
- Indian Embassy – Ministry of Culture (India)
Alongside The Venice Film Festival the Bollywood in Venice exhibition and series of Conferences at Cà Tron, until September 22nd, chronicles the evolution of the Hindi Cinema through the last seventy-five years. It uses a mix of informative panels, old film posters and hand-made billboard paintings by traditional hoarding artists in an engaging style. Next to these, Giuliana Camerino presents, as a tribute to India, her original trompe l’oeil toiles for the Roberta di Camerino collection of dresses, designed in the 1960’s, inspired by the drapery of the Indian sari.