20 june 2014
Festival Memorandum in Torino
Friday 27 June in Turin will see the inauguration of the Memorandum festival in which the photographic exhibition 'On the Trails of the Glaciers - Alaska, Caucasus and Karakorum' will be shown as a special guest.
The Stilelibero Cultural Association and the Turin Regional Museum of Natural Sciences inaugurate the Turin leg of Memorandum, the Festival of Historical Photography, on Friday 27 June, 6 pm. From 27 June to 20 July, the 4th edition of the festival dedicated to historical photography and the archives that guard it presents 14 new exhibitions from archives of the highest level and all with free admission. A "photographic tour" that started in Biella and now arrives in Turin at the Palazzo Giunta Regionale del Piemonte, and will later touch upon Rome and Mantua.
Palazzo Giunta Regionale del Piemonte - Turin SPECIAL GUEST "On the Trails of the Glaciers" Alaska, Caucasus and Karakorum" Fabiano Ventura's contemporary photographs compared with historical images from six international archives
Effects of climate change in Alaska, Caucasus and Karakorum more than a hundred years later, with an accurate photographic comparison of the state of the glaciers starting from the historical images of the first photographers and explorers.
Sala Mostre - Piedmont Region Piazza Castello 165 - Turin Tuesday to Sunday 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Closed on Mondays 28 June - 20 July 2014 Free Entrance
Biella (Palazzo Ferrero): 22 March - 26 April 2014 Turin (Sala Mostre Regione Piemonte): 28 June - 20 July 2014 Rome (Pigorini Museum): 6 November 2014 - 25 January 2015
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