Paola Nicita lives in Palermo.
Art critic, independent curator, journalist for the newspaper la Repubblica, D- la Repubblica delle donne, Flash Art. She is intersted in the relationship between artistic, social, economic systems.
She has worked on projects dedicated to the promotion of young artists in private and public spaces, in Italy and Europe ( Maison de la Culture, Amiens - Macro, Roma - Biennale Internazionale di Fotografia, Brescia - Premio Furla, Venezia).
Among the exhibitions she has curated, there are:
Zhang Huan,“Bodyscapes - Il corpo come paesaggio”, Teatro Comunale di Noto, Italy 2005; Sislej Xhafa, “Livelihood Rainbow on Broel”, Kortrijk, Belgio, 2006; Sislej Xhafa, "Quattro movimenti", Quarter, Firenze, Italy; 2006 Xong Wei Yun, “Cai Hong”, Galleria dell’Arco, Palermo 2007;
Program of workshop \ Paola Nicita
7- 11 may 2007
h 9.30 /14.00
7 may> My presentation: exhibition, themes of interest, artists . Somethings about the new waves of contemporary: China’s artists
8 may> The artists of the workshop are invited to show their work: discussion.
9 may> A reflection about the idea of the city, ancient and modern space. The video Zenigma. The Emanuele Lo Cascio ‘s photographic work. Presentation of the artist.
10 may> Video selection about Italian artists: presentation and projections.
11 may : OPEN DAY: Palermo
Somethings are changed: videos : Palermo, 1950: Children of fate: Le vampe e I mercati