CURA.

PARTY HEROES

Operativa Arte Contemporanea, Rome

March 16 – April 18, 2019

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Party Heroes is an exhibition on the heroes who have made celebrating an absurd style and a harmonious obsession.
Thus we celebrate the gallery's sixth anniversary in a very special way.
We will celebrate with Gino De Dominicis, who invites us to the cocktail to toast to the ‘Overcoming of the Second Principle of Thermodynamics’.

We will celebrate with Renzo Vespignani, who paints that delirious party in 1967 with the two women of his life.
We will celebrate with Alessandro Dandini de Sylva, who turns the lights of a club into a surreal vision of an eclipse with the artificial magic of a view camera.

We will celebrate with Emiliano Maggi, who welcomes us in his evanescent punk- renaissance scenario.
We will celebrate with Giovanni Copelli, who on a sensational screen tells us about a medieval joust that ends in an absurd banquet.

We will celebrate with Vinicius Jaime Vallorani, whose minimal signs on the canvas hide a world of fireworks, cocktails, and strobe lights.
We will celebrate with Laura Grisi, who brings a cake, or rather three.
And, finally, we will celebrate with Tano Festa.

There will be nothing left of this evening but flipped glasses, abandoned shoes, and faded memories scattered like his confetti.

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Alessandro Dandini 
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Party Heroes, 2019, installation view 
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Party Heroes, 2019, installation view 
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Vinicius Jayme Vallorani 

CREDITS
Courtesy of the artists and Operativa Arte Contemporanea, Rome

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