Newsletter

Dialogues with Places

Scheda mostra

Dialogues with Places
Temporary exhibition

La mostra e stata esposta:

2006 - 2007

Marco Gerra Exhibition Hall

Loris Malaguzzi International Centre,

Via Bligny 1/a,

42124 Reggio Emilia - Italy

Lingua:

italian and english

Info:

mostre@reggiochildren.it

Dialogues with Places

 

The suggestion for this project came from another project in the city entitled “An Invitation to…” in which five important artists created contemporary works of art in five different places around the city.

 

Children and teachers in Reggio infant-toddler centres and preschools explored the International Centre while work was still partially underway choosing areas of the Centre interesting to them and designing a work/a gift conceived in empathy and dialogue with the chosen places. They respected the place’s identity while intervening on it and causing it to modify.

 

The children’s journey sets in motion many processes; creative, sympathetic, cognitive and draws these into a design/project approach which tends to oppose widespread attitudes of dis-engagement and indifference in the same way that it tends to refuse passive and uncritical acceptance of poor quality environments.

 

It is our hope that an approach which is sensitive to surroundings can be a positive element for participation, for solidarity and awareness towards others and the environment.

 

__________________________________________________________________

 

 

The catalogue of the exhibition, in Italian and English, is published by Reggio Children.

 

For further information, visit the page dedicated to catalogues and projects in our Publishing section.

 

Reggio Children Footer per la Privacy

Notice of Privacy Practices

Reggio Emilia approach:
notice for protection of authenticity

Informiamo che in questo sito sono utilizzati “cookies tecnici” necessari per ottimizzare la navigazione, ma anche “cookies di terze parti”.
Puoi avere maggiori dettagli e bloccare l’uso di tutti o solo di alcuni cookies, visionando l’informativa estesa (Clicca qui).
Se invece prosegui con la navigazione sul presente sito, è implicito che esprimi il consenso all’uso dei suddetti cookies.
I agree