The Blank ArtDate 2017 – Sacro / Sagra, received the recognition of EFFE – Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe, the platform of the European Commission, devoted to events characterized by artistic quality.
The Blank wins the Contest of ArtVerona | Art Project Fair addressed to italian indipendent spaces, section i7.
The contest is addressed to italian indipendent realities experimenting the research on contemporary languages.
The Blank has been awarded by a jury composed by Cristiano Seganfreddo, director of Progetto Marzotto and curator of the format, Massimiliano Tonelli, director of Artribune and Andrea Bruciati, artistic director of the twelfth edition of ArtVerona, with the following motivation:
“The Blank is a cultural association that, since 2010, has worked towards the construction of a network that is active on the territory including more than 16 realities, both private and public. A model for the construction of shared projects that put artists, territory and citizens at the core. It counts several exhibitions, publications and residencies that involve so far more than 10 people.”
On this occasion, The Blank has won a focus on the November issue of Artribune.
Starting from this edition the format addressed to indipendent spaces is realized in collaboration with MAXXI- Museo Nazionale delle Arti del XXI secolo in Rome.
The Blank ArtDate 2016 – La città dei destini incrociati, received the recognition of EFFE – Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe, the platform of the European Commission, devoted to events characterized by artistic quality.