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My Art Guides is also an art blog updated daily to keep you in the know about what is going on in the art world. The editorial team helps you to get to know the vast expanse of the contemporary art world, narrowing it the essential topics we reckon to be the core of the current artistic fervour. Check out the latest Interviews we have been covering and to which we want to draw your attention.

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An interview with Craig Robins
November 17, 2021
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An interview with Ximena Caminos
November 15, 2021
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An interview with Pablo Rodriguez-Fraile
November 15, 2021
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Sara Enrico
My favourite places are certainly Carol Rama‘s studio house and Casa Mollino opposite. I like going...
November 2, 2021
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Ilaria Bonacossa
Turin is full of hidden and wonderful art places. Among the lesser-known and familiar places is the Fruit...
November 2, 2021
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Lucrezia Calabrò Visconti

November 2, 2021
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Caterina Avataneo


November 2, 2021
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Paola Anziché
What I recommend seeing in the city is the Botanical Garden (which is part of Valentino park), the Fruit...
November 2, 2021
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Marie Denis and her works of art that open its pores to the soul of things
September saw the start of Vetrina, a cycle of contemporary art exhibitions hosted by Vino Vero Venezia, organized in collaboration with Lightbox and curated by Mara Sartore.
The curator interviewed the first guest artist Marie Denis to chat about her artistic practice and her incredible site-specific work "Spathes" created specifically for the Wine Club's showcase. 
October 19, 2021
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Vincenzo De Bellis: My Italian Summer
Having curated the exhibition "American Art 1961-2001" at Palazzo Strozzi, in Florence and the innovative exhibition "PANORAMA | Procida" (September 2 –5, 2021), Vincenzo De Bellis (Curator and Associate Director of Programmes, Visual Arts of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis), spent his summer in Italy, dedicated to these two major projects. During our stay in Procida, we had lunch together and discussed his long-standing commitment to art and culture.
September 27, 2021
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On Anish Kapoor’s multi-varied London, his new paintings and future plans in Venice
Introducing the guide we have guest artist Anish Kapoor whose exhibition solo show is currently on view at Lisson Gallery, Bell Street and whose major retrospective at Gallerie dell'Accademia in Venice is due to open in 2022.
September 23, 2021
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“New ancestral images”: Nicola Ricciardi interviews Maurizio Cattelan
On the occasion of the exhibition "Breath Ghosts Blind" at Pirelli HangarBicocca, Artistic Director of miart Nicola Ricciardi interviewed Maurizio Cattelan to explore the behind the scenes of his new project.
September 1, 2021
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An interview with Melissa McGill and the Red Regatta family
Melissa McGill created an unprecedented public art work in the form of a regatta with 52 traditional sailboats in Venice’s waterways between May and September 2019, presented in parallel with the 58th Venice Biennale. We interviewed the artist, the curator Chiara Spangaro and project manager Marcella Ferrari ahead of the celebratory sail in the lagoon on Sunday for the release of the volume Red Regatta by Melissa McGill in collaboration with Associazione Vela al Terzo Venezia and in advance of the exhibition Melissa McGill: In Venice at Mazzoleni in London, to open next week.
June 17, 2021
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“I say I” at La Galleria Nazionale, Rome: an interview with the curators
Inspired by the works of Carla Lonzi, Io dico Io - I say I arises from the need to speak, and speak in the first person, to affirm one's own subjectivity, composing a single multitude, a multiplicity of selves that resonate with consonances and dissonances.
An interview with curators Lara Conte, Paola Ugolini and Cecilia Canziani.
June 4, 2021
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Primitive Migration from/to Taiwan: an interview with architect Divooe Zein
The pandemic has delayed our architectural design process and drastically altered the way we communicate...
May 18, 2021
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Nicola Samorì presents “Sfregi” at Palazzo Fava, Bologna: an interview with the artist
For the occasion of his solo exhibition at Palazzo Fava, Bologna we interviewed artist Nicola Samorì to learn more about his art and practice.

May 10, 2021
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Three British Mosques: an interview with the curators of the Applied Arts Pavilion Special Project at the Biennale Architettura 2021
The Applied Arts Pavilion Special Project at Biennale Architettura 2021 is organised thanks to the collaboration between La Biennale di Venezia and V&A London. We interviewed curators Dr Christopher Turner and Dr Ella Kilgallon and architect Shahed Saleem to find out more about 'Three British Mosques'.
April 27, 2021
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A conversation with Christian Fogarolli on his “Pneuma” project
Winner of the Italian Council project (2019), "Pneuma" investigates the stigma related to mental illness in different geographical contexts. As the end of the project approaches, the artist takes stock of this one-year-long path, from its origin to all the in-progress collaborations and the readaptations due to the pandemic.
February 23, 2021
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Kara Chin & Alessandro Vincentelli in conversation
For Kara Chin’s first solo presentation for VITRINE, London, the artist has been working to create a series of sculptures and installations to be installed in the long windows of the gallery in Bermondsey. In this Q&A with Alessandro Vincentelli, Chin describes some of the ideas inspiring these works, the use of salt dough to make sculpture, and coping during extended lockdown.
February 15, 2021
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Keeper of the past in the present for the future: an interview with Rayyane Tabet
For the occasion of his upcoming solo show at Sharjah Art Foundation, we invited Rayyane Tabet to be My Art Guide Dubai/Sharjah/Abu Dhabi guest artist. In this interview he tells us about his first in-depth presentation in the UAE region.
February 2, 2021
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“The Time of the Flood”: an interview with artist Stefano Cagol on his exhibition at CCA Tel Aviv
On the occasion of his solo show "The Time of the Flood" at CCA Tel Aviv, artist Stefano Cagol takes the reader throughout the exhibition project with an intimate dialogue to the professionals involved, Nicola Trezzi, Mareike Dittmer, Silvana Greco and Giorgia Calò.
December 2, 2020
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“The Future of the Museum: 28 Dialogues”, a new book by András Szántó
As museums shuttered during the 2020 novel-coronavirus pandemic, New York–based cultural strategist András Szántó conducted a series of conversations with international museum leaders. We interviewed author András Szántó to learn more about the project.
November 30, 2020
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C0C The Festival as Performance : an interview with Club to Club founder Sergio Ricciardone
Whilst the twentieth anniversary of Club to Club will now be celebrated in 2021, a brand new project C0C (CZEROC) was launched yesterday, raising the banner for cultural independence during these trying times. We had a chat to Club to Club founder Sergio Ricciardone about Ass. Cult. Xplosiva's new project, the future of Club to Club and its hometown, Turin.
November 6, 2020
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MAMbo’s new model: an interview with Lorenzo Balbi on how the museum is readapting and reacting to the pandemic
On the occasion of the meeting between Armin Linke and Lorenzo Balbi for the Art Encounters series at the Volvo Studio Milan, Chiara Angeli Head of Sales & Marketing of Volvo Car Italia and Mara Sartore took the opportunity to talk with the director of the Museum of Modern Art from Bologna.
October 21, 2020