Se la politica è l'arte del possibile, l'arte è la politica dell'impossibile
Artists' Research Laboratory (VIII CSAV)
4–25 July 2002
Giulio Paolini (Genoa 1940) in the early sixties his analysis on the concepts of "work", "author", "representation" and "exposure." His poetry, represented since 1967 the conceptual wing of Arte Povera, and developed until nowadays with consistently and with flexibility of media. In his vocabulary Paolini uses canvas, paper, photography, plaster, alabaster, plexiglas and anything else that may arise as medium of artistic practice.
Giulio Paolini is the first Italian artist invited as a Visiting Professor at the Advanced Course in Visual Arts at Fondazione Antonio Ratti.
Giacinto Di Pietrantonio