Modern & Contemporary Art

365 Days of Design: Creative Calendar Solutions

A Roma, La Nostra Era Avanguardia
In 1970, the exhibition entitled Vitalità del negativo nell’arte
italiana 1960/70 (Vitality of the Negative in Italian Art 1960-1970)
transformed the venue of Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome into
a gigantic multimedia container.

Alex Katz
It would be difficult to understand painting over the last three
decades without taking into account the fundamental presence of Alex Katz.

Alexander Calder: Works 1924-1976
Enlarged and updated reissue of the fundamental monograph on the
great american artist. 450 works retrace the great sculptor's
whole artistic development.

Alexander Calder & Joan Miro

Alfredo Jaar

Alighiero Boetti
Portrays the attitude of this great artist, who succeeded in developing his
creativeness on a social level, using interaction with others and communication of
art in society at large as his method.

American Illustrators


Antoni Tapies
A broad overview of the experimentalwork of the Spanish artist,
from the ‘60s to his most recent creations.

Art & Ego
A contrversial look at how art and ego mesh to satisfy the needs of the
precarious world of contemporary fine art.

Art & Ritual
An immensely fascinating work that reveals the hidden depths of the creative process.

Art without Art
Art Without Art is about the innocence and the intimacy essential to making art that
exists beyond the distractions of our consumerist society.

Atelier van Lieshout

Avish Khebrehzadeh

Barry Joule Archive Works on Paper
Attributed to Francis Bacon

Biennale Puglia 2008

Black Paintings
Explore the degree zero of painting, colour and matter, in itself and for itself;
and its great physical and conceptual density based on symbols, spiritualism and utopia.

Bruno Munari


Carla Accardi

Carlo Cardazzo
An exhibition dedicated to a key figure in 20th Century art, this first monographic exhibition
celebrates the museum's 60th birthday against the unique backdrop of the venetian Guggenheim Collection.

Carsten Holler
Series: Supercontemporanea

Cecil King: A Legacy of Painting

Cheri Samba

Chiara Dynys

Claude Closky

Collage / Collages:
From Cubism to New Dada

Cool Painting

Cy Twombly
Cy Twombly (1928) is one of the leading figures in the generation of American
artists that comprises Andy Warhol and Jasper Johns.

Dennis Oppenheim: Short Circuit

E' Andata Cosi
A collection of the writings and articles published by one of the best loved,
most original and unorthodox figures on the italian art scene.

Ernesto Neto 4
"Its how the sculptures, made of lycra and padded various materials, targeting a
direct involvement of the public in the belief that art can be an ideal
place for interaction with others..."

Essential Experiences
Organised in two phases, the exhibition represents a
sort of encyclopaedia of artistic representation of the great
existential themes.

Ettore Sottsass
A publication that really takes an in-depth look at the Sottsass story, not just a cursory glance...

European Illustrators

Francesco Vezzoli

Franz Ackermann

Future of Futurism

Futurismo 100
The catalogue on the centenary of futurism highlights its lively play of relationships with
contemporary European avant-gardes and its contacts with seemingly different worlds and cultures.

Gabriel Orozco
Orozco has shown his work at distinguished venues including the Whitney Museum of American Art,
the Museum of Modern Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the
Philadelphia Museum of Art, and the Venice Biennale.

Georg Baselitz (December 2008)
"Over the years Baselitz became indifferent first to the motif and then to technique, with the
result that he no longer felt the need to invert the image and even took to wood carving..."

Georg Baselitz

Ghada Amer

Giambattista Tiepolo:
Drawings & Etchings of a Witty & Delightful Flavor

Gianriccardo Piccoli 1610 Roma 2010
Gianriccardo Piccoli’s exhibition, mounted in the church dedicated
to St Bartholomew and St Alexander and the nearby oratory,
presents paintings that have been specially executed for the
occasion and designed for a site-specific installation.

Gilbert & George: The General Jungle
or Carrying on Sculpting

Guide to the Galleria Nationale d'Arte Moderna

Giuseppe Gallo: All In

Huang Yong Ping
Huang Yong Ping, an artist inconvenient for the Chinese government, decided to
settle in Paris.
The first personal gallery dates back to 1990 in France...

I Futuristi e le Quadriennali
A book on the most famous italian avant-garde in its centenary year.

Il Segno Dei Designer
An extraordinary selection of designs
by important Italian and international

Immaginatio Contemporaneo:
Arte e Fotogiornalismo

Installation Exhibit

Iran Do Espirito Santo

Irish Museum of Modern Art:
The Collection

The collection of contemporary Italian art on view to the public for the first time is
illustrated by articles untangling the tensions and artistic trends which have imbued the last 40 years

Jenny Saville

Jesus Rafael Soto

La Demoiselle d'Avignon di Milano

La Raccolta d'arte Esso: 1949-1983

La Trasformazione delle Immagini
The third book on contemporary art published by DARC: Post-Modernism - art, films and history

Leandro Erlich

Les Fleurs du mal

Little People in the City

Luca Pignatelli

Lucian Freud

Luigi Veronesi

MACRO / HALL: Erwin Wurm


Marc Quinn

Marlene Dumas
Series: Supercontemporanea

Massimiliano Alioto

Matthew Barney
Series: Supercontemporanea

Maurizio Cattelan
Series: Supercontemporanea

Maurizio Galimberti

MAXXI: National Museum of 21st Century Arts


Mimmo Rotella: Opere Su Carta
Rotella is an extraordinary inventor of shapes, an occasionally ironic juggler
unbridled by overly-rigid schemes or dogma.

Monumenti Effimeri
The installation is an artistic practice that is hard to pigeon-hole as it
employs a variety of methods, materials and procedures.

Nahum Tevet
The exhibition presents two large installations of Nahum Tevet, selected as milestones
indicative of the artist in research aimed at redefining the living space through
assemblages of objects, materials and colors.

Naturale Marea: Missimiliano Alioto
After the first cycle of paintings on the theme of mountains, now the eye of the artist
looks down from the summits of the mountains into the depths of the stormy sea...

Nunziante: Opere 1997-2007
The second volume devoted to the most recent works by
Antonio Nunziante, paintings which testify to his style and technical ability.


Omar Galliani
Tra Oriente e Occidente

Omar Galliani - Notturno
Galliani is an established artist, and his style of portraiture combines arresting realism with
sensitive technical finesse to seamlessly blur the line between reality and supernatural mindfulness.


Osvaldo Peruzzi
This book is a complete collection of Peruzzi's work, until his death in 2004 at 97,
faithful to the end to the ideals of the futurist painters.

Paolo Canevari

Paolo Chiasera
A young artist from Bologna, Paolo Chiasera (1978) is one of the most promising
emerging talents on the contemporary art scene.

Patrick Hall: Drawings
Exhibition Catalogue

Paul Morrison:


Permanent Mimesis: An Exhibition about Simulation & Realism

Piero Manzoni

Prehistory to the Future
The collection is unique in combining extraordinarily fine paintings with unusual and precious objects...

Robert Rauschenberg
The first Italian retrospective after his recent demise, the exhibition covers in detail
work done in the Seventies during his travels in India, Israel, Egypt and Italy...

Sarah Ciraci

Sarah Lucas
Series: Supercontemporanea

Save as…Contemporary Art from Turkey
"Save as..." is a window onto the world of contemporary art in Turkey.


Stefania Galegati

Stefano Arienti

Storia Moderna Delle'Arte in Italia
The history of Italian art reconstructed via a constant comparison of
writings by artists, clients, critics and historians.

Street Art Characters

Street Art Stickers

Sweet Illustration

Tagli D'Artista
Masterpieces from the GNAM gathered together around an
extraordinary ceiling 8 meters long created and produced by Fontana in
1960 for a private house in Milan and presented to the GNAM after being restored.

Tate Modern London
The color photographs make it possible both to contextualise the building in the
urban fabric of London, is to observe the impressive outer casing and the interior.

Terrazzo: 1988-1996
This book is the catalog of the exhibition in Milan (Triennale Design Museum, September 25-October 26 2008).

Tom Wesselmann

Tra Picasso e Dubuffet

Valery Koshlyakov

Vanessa Beecroft


Vik Muniz

Vincenzo Maugeri: Metroversocromie
A particularly interesting exhibition on account of the juxtaposition of portraits of
famous political figures, like Aldo Moro, figures from the world of entertainment,
like Alberto Sordi and Asia Argento, portraits of famous film directors like Dario
Argento and Ferzan Özpetek.


Why Africa?
Presented for the first time in Italy, the exhibition is dedicated to the best contemporary art from Africa.

William Kentridge
Series: Supercontemporanea

Young Curators & Contemporary Art

Zhang Xiaogang
All the principal phases of Zhang Xiaogang's highly personal painting style
are retraced here, from the "Big Family" period to the dreamlike one and his photographic production.