“Venezia Contemporanea” is a non profit cultural association based in Venice, Italy. It was founded in 2007 with the aim to promote and support talented young artists in the field of the visual arts. . It is known for it’s Biennale parallel events of Video, performance art and exhibitions. V.C. invites young Italian artists as well as artists from abroad to participate in its activities, to conduct a mutual dialogue on social, environmental and political issues.

V.C. thinks, that such a dialogue is an optimal way to exchange ideas, which will lead to more open mindedness, tolerance and cultural enrichment for all.

V.C. cooperates with exhibition spaces and galleries in Venice, and utilizes these spaces for international art events, multimedia, video art, plastic art, installations and experimental projects.

In 2017 Venezia Contemporanea will organize 4 events in cooperation with ScalaMata in two exhibition spaces in the Old Ghetto of Venice.

V.C. supported and sponsored amongst others the following projects:

Realta contemporanea – an Accade project - curated by Katia Baraldi, Marta Gorini, Elena Santagiustina

Toys – curated by Riccardo Giacconi in collaboration with Comune di Venezia Assessorato Alle Politiche Giovanili e alla Pace

and Fondazione Bevilacqua – La Masa
Detournement – Collateral event of the Venice Biennale.

V.C. invites artists to participate at it’s projects.
Selected Artists will receive support in funding for exhibit spaces and catalogues.

For more info and how to apply please visit Scalamata.com