On Friday evening 24 September 2010 the American Academy Gallery hosted more than 250 visitors at the opening of an ambitious photographic exhibition, A Question of Time. The show, which runs through 15 October 2010, is part of the ninth edition of FotoGrafia: Festival Internazionale di Roma (24 September-24 October 2010). See here for a slide show of selected works on view at the AAR.
The Question of Time exhibition is the culmination of a two-year project directed by Alessandra Capodiferro (Curator of the AAR Photographic Archive), Marco Delogu (Director of the Rome International FotoGrafia Festival), and Lavinia Ciuffa (Curatorial Assistant of the AAR Photographic Archive). In all, the project comprised two workshops, two exhibitions (the first was staged in June 2009), and a catalogue. Throughout, work focused on the Aurelian walls and the city outside the walls—the famous Campagna Romana. (more…)