Elisabetta Benassi | Premio Michetti 2024 - "6 memo per questo millennio"


Opening on July 20, 2024 | 6.30pm
Palazzo San Domenico, 1
Francavilla a Mare

We are proud to announce that Elisabetta Benassi will participate in the 75th edition of the Michetti Prize in the name of Italo Calvino. "6 memo per questo millennio" (6 memos for this millenium) is the title of the 2024 edition of the Michetti Prize, one of the most long-lived and prestigious Italian contemporary art awards. The new edition is curated by Simone Ciglia, art historian and career instructor at the University of Oregon.

The Jury of the 75th edition of the Prize will be chaired by Angelo Piero Cappello, General Director of Contemporary Creativity of the Ministry of Culture, and will be composed as follows: Francesca Barbi Marinetti, Giuliana Benassi, Andrea Lombardinilo, Anna Mattirolo, Cristina Ricciardi. The jury will meet on the morning of July 20 to view the works in competition and select the winning work, which will be announced late afternoon during the opening night.