FULVIO ROITER. photographs 1948 - 2007
At Casa dei Tre Oci the first exhibition devoted to the great artsit Fulvio Roiter after his death on 18th April 2016.
Promoted by Fondazione di Venezia with Città di Venezia, the exhibition allows to view the entire photographic career by Fulvio Roiter. A tribute and a reminder that the Casa Dei Tre Oci wants to dedicate to the photographer who more than any other has linked the image of Venice to its name. The exhibition, curated by Denis Curti, made possible thanks to the precious contribution of his wife Lou Embo, presents 200 photographs, most vintage, regarding the full breadth and the internationality of the work of Fulvio Roiter, placing him among the the most significant photographers of our time.
Spectacular video projections, enlargements and a score of original books, as well as view in page the work of Roiter, also return the vastness of critical contributions of many authors who have written about his work, including Andrea Zanzotto, Italo Zannier, Alberto Moravia, Ignazio Roiter, Fulvio Merlak, Gian Antonio Stella, Roberto Mutti, Giorgio Tani, Enzo Biagi.
The author received numerous and important awards such as the prestigious prize Nadar in 1956, with the book. Land of Saint Francis, and the Grand Prix in Les Rencontres de la Photographie d'arles, in 1978, with Be Venice.