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The Visual Culture of the Media Atmosphere

The new VCS magazine - Visual Culture Studies (Mimesis Edizioni) is inaugurated with the presentation of the first issue that deals with the theme of "Media Atmospheres".
In this issue, the editor of the magazine, Ruggero Eugeni, confronts Antonino Griffero and Krešimir Purgar.
For the occasion, the artist Pippo Delbono will perform together with the band Okies.


Sunday 13 December

From 7.00 pm to 8.00 pm CET

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 The Visual Culture of the Media Atmosphere

Andrea Rabbito

Andrea Rabbito is associate professor of Cinema, photography and television at the University of Enna "Kore". He is the author of a tetralogy about illusion and the relationship between cinema and the art of modernity. He is the vice-editor of the journal VCS – Visual Culture Studies.

Pippo Delbono

Pippo Delbono is theatrical and cinematographic author, actor and director.

Valentino Catricalà

Valentino Catricalà is resercher and curator of contemporary art. He specializes in analyzing the relationship of artists with technologies and the media. He is the editor of the journal VCS – Visual Culture Studies

Tonino Griffero

Tonino Griffero is an Italian philosopher, full professor of aesthetics at the University of Rome "Tor Vergata".


Okies is a band from Catania, formed by Andrea Rabbito, Adriano Murania, Simone Liotta

Ruggero Eugeni

Ruggero Eugeni is full professor of Media Semiotics at the Catholic University of Milan and directs the Master in Media Relation at the same University. He is the editor of the journal VCS – Visual Culture Studies.

Tarcisio Lancioni

Tarcisio Lancioni is associate professor of Semiotics at the University of Siena. He is president of the CROSS inter-university center (Siena, Bologna, Venice IUAV). He is director of the Semiotic Cards magazine

Krešimir Purgar

Krešimir Purgar is associate professor and Vice-Dean for science at the Academy of Arts and Culture, J. J. Strossmayer University in Osijek. He is founder and head of the Center for Visual Studies in Zagreb, the first research institution in visual studies and image science in South East Europe.

Category Talk · Type Talk