It is the main project of the DGCC to promote the production, knowledge and dissemination of contemporary Italian creation in the field of visual arts at an international level.
CONTEMPORARY ART PLAN
Public notice for the funding of proposals aimed at increasing Italian public collections, within the remit of the DGCC for the implementation of the Contemporary Art Plan.
VIDEO MAKES YOU HAPPY EXHIBITION
The production of art videos and arthouse cinema in Italy between the late 1960s and the start of the new millennium, exhibited in Rome at the Palazzo delle Esposizioni and the Galleria d'Arte Moderna.
ARCHIVIO EUGENIO BARBA
Una convenzione tra la DGCC e la Regione Puglia per l’attuazione del progetto di valorizzazione dell’Archivio Eugenio Barba, entrato a far parte del patrimonio pubblico italiano.
IT OUT OFF THE ORDINARY
Un progetto per promuovere artiste e artisti italiani in occasione di importanti manifestazioni internazionali. Primo appuntamento a Dakarin occasione della 14. Biennale de l’Art africain contemporain
A series of initiatives that are part of a more transversal and inclusive vision of contemporary arts, encouraging dialogue between different languages and current artistic practices.
A public commissioning project for the support and promotion of Italian contemporary art abroad, in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation.
PERFORMING ART STUDY DAY
An online study day, promoted by AMACI with the support of the DGCC, dedicated to the performing art and its presence in Italian museum collections and archives.
URBAN CREATIVITY IN ITALY
Scientific survey on the theme of urban creativity for a first exploratory survey at national level in collaboration with Inward - National Observatory on Urban Creativity.
BIRTH AND IMPROVEMENT OF I LUOGHI DEL CONTEMPORANEO
Project promoted by the Directorate General for Contemporary Creativity for the mapping and promotion of the network of contemporary art venues in Italy. The platform is constantly updated and expanded.
Annual event promoted by AMACI that involves museums, foundations, public and private institutions, galleries, studios and artist spaces to tell the vitality of contemporary art in Italy.
ART AND PUBLIC SPACE
This project, curated by the Directorate-General for Contemporary Creativity and the Fondazione Scuola dei beni e delle attività culturali, aims to provide an opportunity to reflect on the most topical issues related to contemporary art in public space.
UN’OPERA PER IL CASTELLO
The competition for young artists to create a work of art site-specific for the Museum of Castel Sant'Elmo in Napoli, promoted by the Regional Directorate of Museums in Campania and by DGCC.
CASA BALLA EXHIBITION
For the first time, the extraordinary Futurist house in Rome, in which Giacomo Balla lived and worked from 1929 until his death, opens to the public. A thematic exhibition at the MAXXI in Rome is part of the project.
PROTOCOL OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE CONTEMPORARY ART FOUNDATIONS COMMITTEE
Renewed the collaboration between DGCC and Comitato Fondazioni Arte Contemporanea to promote, support and implement initiatives and projects aimed at the development of Italian contemporary art and creativity.
ARCHIVE OF GIOVANNI CECCARELLI
A project for the protection, promotion and enhancement of the figure of Giovanni Ceccarelli aka Nerone, starting with the protection of the archive, with an exhibition and a documentary.
DOMANI QUI OGGI EXHIBITION
The main collateral event of Quadriennale d’arte 2020, the exhibition presents the work of ten emerging artists from the Academies of Fine Arts selected as part of the AccadeMibact Award.
An initiative that aims to promote young Italian artists and to enhance the Academies of Fine Arts as institutions of high artistic training, offering professional growth experiences.
QUADRIENNALE D’ARTE 2020 – FUORI
The 2020 edition of the Quadriennale d'arte, entitled FUORI, curated by Sarah Cosulich and Stefano Collicelli Cagol, presents an unprecedented image of Italian contemporary art in an innovative intergenerational and multidisciplinary itinerary.
TOUT COURT EXHIBITION
The Italian Cultural Institute in Paris, in collaboration with the DGCC, presents the group exhibition Tout Court. Un aperçu de l'art contemporain italien, featuring ten photographs of "Luoghi del Contemporaneo"
COPYRIGHT STUDY DAY
An online Study Day on the subject of copyright, promoted by AMACI, to bring together those who protect works of a creative nature and the institutions that request the rights of use.
RING OF ARENA AT THE COLOSSEUM
The work "Anello" by the artist Francesco Arena, winner of the fifth edition of Italian Council promoted by DGCC, becomes part of the artistic heritage of the Colosseum Archaeological Park.
An exhibition at the MAXXI Museum in Rome that tells the public about 13 projects from the first two editions of the Italian Council (2017) programme for the international promotion of Italian art. A focus on the most urgent global issues of the day.
Public notice aimed at encouraging the critical and curatorial quality of contemporary art exhibitions in Italian public museums and non-profit spaces.
GRAND TOUR D’ITALIE
Project aiming to promote relationships between Italian artists mid-career with curators and directors of international art residencies and contemporary art centres.
KRONOS E KAIROS EXHIBITION
The exhibition, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, renews the appointment with contemporary art in the monumental spaces of the Palatine in Rome, through 15 works by 15 Italian and international artists.
MUSEO CHIAMA ARTISTA
Project realized with AMACI, which aims to support the system of contemporary art in our country, commissioning each year to Italian artists the production of a new work of art.
DA IO A NOI. LA CITTÀ SENZA CONFINI EXHIBITION
A selection of works by 22 Italian and international artists, exhibited at the Palazzo del Quirinale in Rome, expressing their vision of today's borderless and centreless metropolis.
A project aimed at young people aged between 18 and 35 involved in the various sectors of the visual arts, design, photography, performing arts, writing and dance to offer concrete opportunities for growth.