Mario Rizzi

"THE LITTLE LANTERN" wins the ITALIAN COUNCIL AWARD

An international art commission selected "THE LITTLE LANTERN",
a retrospective solo exhibition project including Rizzi's new film on Anni Kanafani
(the third film of his Arab trilogy "BAYT", after "Al Intithar" and "Kauther"),
supported by
Pecci Contemporary Art Museum in Prato (Italy),
Van Abbemuseum in Eindhoven (NL), Helsinki Art Museum (Finland) and SALT Istanbul (Turkey).

The ITALIAN COUNCIL AWARD is the main art prize by the Italian Ministry of Culture.

The new commissioned film is in its production phase and is expected to premiere in September 2019.

OTHER NEWS ON RIZZI'S WORK:

*Multimedia Performance "My Dear Lamis", Dar El-Nimer for Arts & Culture, Beirut, Lebanon _ 11.04.2019
**Group Exhibition "Moving Women",
Magda Danysz Galerie, Paris, France _ Vernissage: 13.04.2019