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‘Expanding Everything’ - interview @ MUSEION & University of Bolzano/Bozen (Italian only) 2012 by Alfredo Cramerotti

‘Expanding Everything’ - interview @ MUSEION & University of Bolzano/Bozen (Italian only)  2012

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In this post-lecture interview, Alfredo Cramerotti briefly exposes the main idea of Aesthetic Journalism, and the various activities and intitiatives that form the body of research.

It gives the critical underpinning to the idea of expanding curatorial and artistic activities beyond the environment of art. In particular, as the lecture addressed, it looks into the possibility of creating other ‘spaces’, however risky and limited in time and scope, in order to challenge the ‘safe’ fencing of artistic practices within the (global) art circuit, and will present a number of cases in which CPS pushed these boundaries.

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Alfredo Cramerotti is a writer, curator and artist based in the UK. He is Director at MOSTYN art gallery (Wales). His cultural practice explores the relationship between reality and representation across a variety of media and collaborations such as tV, radio, publishing, internet, media festivals, photography, writing and exhibition curating. He is Research Scholar at the European Centre for Photography Research, University of Wales, Newport, Visiting Lecturer in various European Universities and Editor of the Critical Photography book series by Intellect Books. His own publications include the book Aesthetic Journalism: How to inform without informing (2009) and Unmapping the City: Perspectives of Flatness (2010).