In Cuneo, the zero version of the Competition of Documentary Pictures

Discover, uncover, see, expertise the themes of latest panorama.

On August 27, at 6 p.m., the zero version of “| Landscapes | Punto Zero”, Competition of Documentary Pictures conceived and arranged by the Cuneo-based affiliation FormicaLab-Aps, with the patronage of the Municipality of Cuneo and the Province of Cuneo, the contribution of the Chamber of Commerce of Cuneo and Confartigianato Cuneo, and the help of Cônitours and quite a few different companions within the space. Twenty authors from throughout Italy of nationwide and worldwide fame, winners of quite a few awards collected particularly for the competition, curated by Pietro Vertamy, for a gaggle exhibition exhibited between the Palazzo Santa Croce and the cloister of the monumental advanced of San Francescowithin the historic heart of Cuneo.

From the snow that’s not there to the territories reborn after the earthquake in central Italy, by way of the devastating storm Alex in Val Vermenagna, the solfataras and the research of the borders. These are only a few of the themes, a few of that are dramatically topical, which might be taken up within the group exhibition. “The intention is to create a public and free cultural occasion that has the ambition to look far and an annual thematic competition for the documentation, illustration, evaluation and understanding of the modern panorama by way of the harmonious and balanced use of various visible disciplines fireplace – he explains Pietro Vertamy, creative director of FormicaLab and curator of the collective exhibition -. The primary photographic version is a zero level for us, bringing collectively twenty Italian authors, skilled photographers, primarily from the world of publishing and artwork, invited to take part in a challenge on the themes which might be expensive to us . Specific consideration may even be paid to the Cuneo space, the place three photographers from La Granda will likely be exhibited ».

Conferences with the authors, moments of comparability, workshops. The competition program contains numerous occasions over the weekend August twenty seventh and twenty eighth as a complement to the exhibition. Considered one of these is scheduled for Saturday 27 August at 10.30am spherical desk on the Open Baladin in Cuneo, open to residents, entitled «| Landscapes | Level Zero: Actions, Narrations, Reactions” for comparability together with lots of the photographers current within the exhibition, who can request the territory and return their expertise of exploration. Sunday, August 28, at 6 p.m. within the cloister of the monumental advanced of San Francesco, public dialogue with TerraProject and Giulia Ticozzi, curator of the exhibition “Of Seeds and Stones”, a journey into the rebirth of the devastating earthquake-stricken space of ​​Amatrice and Accumoli. Initially, because of the collaboration with the Monumental Complicated of San Francesco, there may be an distinctive opening with a guided tour of the “Galleria del Sindaco” within the City Corridor, the Civic Museum depots and the Civic Museum (by prior appointment by writing to .com)

The exhibition will stay open for the following three weekends till September 18th with some investigative appointments with photographers at Villa Tornaforte in Madonna dell’Olmo di Cuneo. At Palazzo Santa Croce the exhibition is open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10am to 1pm and from 4pm to 8pm; A part of the exhibition, housed within the cloister of the monumental advanced of San Francesco, will likely be open through the Civic Museum’s visiting hours, that’s, from Tuesday to Sunday, from 3:30 p.m. to six:30 p.m.

The exhibition format is curated to be usable even for the little ones and the disabled because of a low and useful ground plan.

As well as, the Open Baladin of Cuneo will host, in its native “Penombra”, a sequence of pictures taken by Francesco Doglio in Cuneo, exploring the connection between residents and concrete area. Updates on the positioning and on the social pages data by writing to


Marco Zorzanello (VI) with “Snowland” (2018)

TerraProject (Rorandelli + Donati + Paolini + Borzoni) (FI) with “of seeds and stones” (2020)

Dario Bosio (TO) with “On Wilderness” (2021)

Andrea Petrosino (TA) with “Circum” (2015)

Studio determine (Ticozzi + Fanizza) (MI) with “Playground: Cave” (2021)

Luca Nizzoli Toetti (MI) with “Italy on the Practice” (2016)

Francesco Doglio (CN) with “Alex” (2020)

Daniele Lira (TN) with “Vajont” (2013)

Marina Vincenti (VT) from “Ammappalitalia” with “Postcards from Nation Europe” (2017)

Marco Buratti (MS) with “ZIA Industrial Zone Apuana” (2016)

Luca Giacosa (CN) with “Singularity” (2010-2020)

Luca Quagliato (MI) with “La terra di sotto” (2018-2022)

Manuel Guffanti (RM) with “Sulfur” (2010-2020)

Fabio Itri (RC) with “‘Spremunti, on the borders of a continent” (On going)

Sara Furlanetto (AT) from “Va’ Sentiero” with “Va” Sentiero. The Expedition on the Italian Approach “(2019-2021)

Luca Prestia (CN) with “Crossing the border” (2020)

Giancarlo Barzagli (FI) with “On the brink” (2020)

Marco Rigamonti (PC) with “Periplo Siciliano” (On Going)

Valentina Vannicola (RM) with “Dwelling Layers” (2012)

OltreTevere (Di Biagio + Chiantera + Borgia + Zorzanello + Gori; curated by Sarah Carlet) with “OltreTevere” (2020)


| LANDSCAPES | zero factors


10.30 – 13.00 (OPEN BALADIN)

Spherical desk, public participation

| LANDSCAPES | zero factors

“Actions, narratives, reactions” moderated by Dario Orlandi (skilled photographer, pictures trainer and curator)


Opening of the group exhibition | LANDSCAPES | zero factors

within the presence of the authors, with performances for voice and loop station | Singing Landscapes | by Serena Covella


10.00 – 12.00 and 12.00 – 13.00 (at VARCO SPACE)

Wonderful Artwork Printing Lesson – From Thought of ​​Shot to Framing

with Cristiano Cerato (printer from Imprimere Wonderful Artwork Print) and Gianni

Chiaramello (framer by Chiodini Cornici)


Presentation “Bunker Moiola: a story for a restoration” by

Loris Emanuel (Mayor and President of the Valle Stura Montana Union)

14.30 – 17.30 (SPACE GATE)

Free workshop “Cuneo in a field”.

Pinhole pictures by Christan Grappiolo and “The yellow field” reservations through e mail to

14.00 – 15.30 (OPEN BALADIN)

Presentation and viewers dialogue with AROUND THE WALK

“The follow of strolling as a software for visible exploration of the panorama

Up to date” curated by Ilaria Di Biagio


Particular opening and guided tour by way of the “Bürgermeistergalerie” within the city corridor,

to the deposits of the Civic Museum and the Civic Museum by way of the Civic Museum of Cuneo (reservations in writing to


Presentation of the joint challenge “Of Seeds and Stones” by TerraProject.

Public speak, with Rocco Rorandelli (TP photographer) and Giulia Ticozzi (curator a

picture editor). Moderated by Pietro Vertamy (Editor, Photographer, Curator of | LANDSCAPES | Punto Zero)

21.00 (at ZOE’ on the town)

“Europe Texas” present

Studying for guitar and pictures by and with Luca Nizzoli Toetti (vocals) and Denis Alessio


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