Elena Mazzi talks about her project for Elica and Fondazione Ermanno Casoli in this limited-edition publication, produced by the artist herself in collaboration with Boîte. Inside the book, you will find a conversation between Marcello Smarrelli, curator of the project and FEC Artistic Director, and the winner of the XVII edition of the Premio Ermanno Casoli award.
HOW CAN CONTEMPORARY ART GENERATE INNOVATION IN THE COMPANY?
In this book, through FEC projects with artists, trainers and companies, the authors articulate a working Method, born from a decade of experience in the field, which documents the effectiveness of the collaboration between the art world and the business company world.
Desirescope was born from the North Star, which has always been a point of reference for travelers on Earth. It is an ideal telescope created to find our deepest wishes lost in the meanders of everyday life: who knows if looking through it will helps us to not lose ourselves anymore.
Leonardo Petrucci, Desirescope, 2019
Friday, September the 20th in Fano, Francesco Casoli – Elica’s President and Marcello Smarrelli – FEC artistic director, will be guests of the Center for Economics and Territory Studies to talk about FEC activity and to discuss the working Method born of decades of experience, which documents the effectiveness of the collaboration between art and business.
On Wednesday 12th of June 2019, our artistic director Marcello Smarrelli will take part at the meeting entitled “The sustainable city. Bank’s foundations for a new reality”, offered entirely by the world of Foundations. The event, curated by Fondazione Carifac and open to the public, is part of the UNESCO CREATIVE CITIES CONFERENCE 2019 programm and it will be held starting at 15.00 at the Oratorio della Carità of Fabriano.
On Monday, the 6th of May in Villa Blanc in Rome, our artistic director Marcello Smarrelli and Elica President Francesco Casoli participated, being part of an exceptional guests group, at Appointments with ingenious. Art over the centuries: the reasons for an Italian success, the important conference organized by Luiss Guido Carli with the aim of enhancing Italian excellence in the art sector.
“I imagined Italy as a staircase in the middle of the Mediterranean, over which different peoples have historically climbed, in different historical periods, to then go to Europe. This episode that continues inexorably, has allowed the meeting between different peoples who made our country unique. ”
Pietro Ruffo, Italy of migration, 2018
Presentation of the book Innovare l’impresa con l’arte. Il metodo della Fondazione Ermanno Casoli (Innovating enterprises through art. The Fondazione Ermanno Casoli method)
Friday, 2nd November 2018 at 4 pm
ARTISSIMA – INTERNATIONAL FAIR OF CONTEMPORARY ART OF TURIN
“Oval” Pavilion – Book Corner via Giacomo Mattè Trucco, 70 – Turin
Marcello Smarrelli – FEC artistic director – participates at the What’s Art for? What is the purpose of art today? talk. The research-action path, conceived and curated by Catterina Seia, was launched at ArtVerona 2016 with Anna Somers Cocks, director of The Art Newspaper.
Friday 12 October | 12.30 pm | ArtVerona – Veronafiere
Soon for sale the book
“INNOVARE L’IMPRESA CON L’ARTE. IL METODO DELLA FONDAZIONE ERMANNO CASOLI”,
by Deborah Carè, Chiara Paolino, Marcello Smarrelli
Preface by Pier Luigi Celli
A multi-voice tale on the art-business relation, focused on the ten year experience of Fondazione Ermanno Casoli.