16 February 2017, Thursday / 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ambassador Giorgio Guglielmino on Contemporary Art

Speaker: Ambassador Giorgio Guglielmino

GIORGIO GUGLIELMINO is a diplomat, a writer, and a collector of contemporary art. He has published several books on art, including, in English, How to Look at Contemporary Art (and like it) (Allemandi, 2008) and This is Now: A Geographical Guide to Cutting-Edge Contemporary Art (Allemandi, 2013). He curated several exhibitions and has a regular column on Il Giornale dell’Arte.

In his new book published by Anvil to be launched at Art Fair Philippines, art collector Giorgio Guglielmino explores the meaning of originality in the context of contemporary art. He reintroduces us to artists of different nationalities and across generations who have paved a new direction and created new art forms that have shaped contemporary art as we know it.

Photo Credit: Giorgio Guglielmino