Silvia Amodio: the art of portraiture + Beautiful and possible, photographic exhibitions: Milano Photofestival 2021

Milano – Even this year Melegnano (Milan) participates in the Photofestival, the most important and richest Milanese exhibition of auteur photography, now in its sixteenth edition. There are two exhibitions that 3M Foundation – permanent cultural institution for research and training and owner of a historical photographic archive of over 110 thousand images – brings to town from 18 September to 3 October 2021: they are entitled Silvia Amodio: the art of portraiture e Beautiful and possible and are hosted respectively at the Medici Castle and the Carlo Emilio Gadda library, both with free admission.

Milano – The exhibition Silvia Amodio: the art of portraiture she investigates complex social issues by searching for the authentic personality of the subjects that the author portrays, exploring their souls with delicacy and giving them dignity, without resorting to dramatic images. With his photographs, Silvia Amodio addresses topical issues such as the problems of people with albinism, malnutrition in Burkina Faso and child labor in Peru. The inauguration at the Medici Castle (piazza Vittoria, Melegnano) is set for 6.00 pm on Saturday 18 September; the exhibition is then open to the public until Sunday 3 October at the following times: from 16.00 to 18.30 on Thursdays and Fridays, from 10.00 to 12.30 and from 15.00 to 18.30 on Saturdays and Sundays.

Milano – The collective exhibition Beautiful and possible instead it has as its subject the female portrait, which also depicts a cross-section of society around the 1960s when, definitively abandoning the post-war period, Italy was about to go through a period of unexpected prosperity. In the women portrayed, in fact, one can see the hopes and expectations of an entire new generation. The inauguration is scheduled for 16.00 on Saturday 18 September at the Carlo Emilio Gadda library (square of the Associations, Melegnano) and is open to the public until Sunday 10 October on the following days: Tuesdays from 2.30pm to 6.30pm; from Wednesday to Saturday from 10:00 to 18.30.

This event was updated with new information on 09/16/2021 at 09:50 am.

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