About Lanfranco Aceti

Lanfranco Aceti works as an academic, artist and curator and is the founder of The Studium: Lanfranco Aceti Inc. He is the founder and Director of OCR (Operational and Curatorial Research in Contemporary Art, Design, Science and Technology) and founder and Director of MoCC (Museum of Contemporary Cuts). He has also founded the Media Exhibition Platform (MEP) that has operated from 2010 presenting a range of international exhibitions both online and in physical spaces.

A Pound of Flesh

A Pound of Flesh by Lanfranco Aceti. Sponsored by NeMe, Cyprus. When: Thursday May 23, 2013, from 10:30 to 12:30. Where: Limassol Municipal Market, Kanari st, Limassol, Cyprus. Curated by: Helene Black, Ozden Sahin and Jonathan Munro. Coordinated by: Yiannis Colakides. MoCC and NeMe present A Pound of Flesh, a series of interventions and new artworks by Lanfranco Aceti. The artworks, installations, performances, videos and photographs, focus […]

By |May 15th, 2013|MoCC|0 Comments

Trimming the Arts: Art Cuts and the Role of the Artist within Societies in Crisis

Trimming the Arts: Art Cuts and the Role of the Artist within Societies in Crisis,by Lanfranco Aceti. Point Centre for Contemporary Art, Megaro Hadjisavva 2, Evagorou Avenue 1097, Nicosia, Cyprus. Wednesday May 22, 2013, from 19:30 to 20:30. Introduction by: Andre Zivanari. Chaired by: Yiannis Colakides. Kasa Gallery, NeMe and Point Center for Contemporary Art present a talk by Lanfranco Aceti “Trimming […]

By |May 14th, 2013|MoCC|0 Comments

Media Exhibition Platform: Fifty Sisters (And Other Relations)

Jon McCormack’s Fifty Sisters is a series of images algorithmically “grown” from computer code using artificial evolution and generative grammars. Each plant-like form in the series is derived from deconstructed graphic elements derived from oil company logos. The title of the work refers to the original “Seven Sisters” – a cartel of seven oil companies that dominated the global petrochemical industry and […]

By |May 6th, 2013|LEA|0 Comments

Deadly Cuts to the Arts: The Art of Survival, Resistance or Fight?

DEADLY CUTS TO THE ARTS: THE ART OF SURVIVAL, RESISTANCE OR FIGHT?, by Lanfranco Aceti. Art-Athina – International Contemporary Art Fair, Faliro Pavilion (Taekwondo), Hellenic Olympic Properties, 2 Moraitini str., 175 61 Palaio Faliro, Athens, Greece. Sunday May 19, 2013, from 15:00 to 16:00. Chaired by: Artemis Potamianou, Curator & Co-ordinator for Art Athina 2013: Contemporaries & Platform Project. This is a […]

By |May 2nd, 2013|MoCC|0 Comments

Fragments That Remain

Reinterpretations and interrelated contexts create new modalities of perception and understanding, leading to the rediscovery of the self and human commonalities beyond local realities and globalized stereotypes. Transcending simple technological transfer – or re-mediation – transmediation entails the reinvention of a previously created artwork in order to produce a new work that is still the same work. Through the process […]

By |December 1st, 2012|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments

Darwin’s Garden

Chris Meigh-Andrews’ art practice involves moving image installations that aspire to create links between aspects of location, history, technology, landscape, ambient conditions and natural forces. Over recent years he has produced a number of digital video projections and site-specific installations that explore the relationship between iconic or historical photographic images, people or locations and contemporary views, perspectives and visualizations. His […]

By |August 8th, 2012|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments

See Time

What do you see, when you picture time? Think about the next week, month, or year… the rest of your life, or your life so far. Does a picture come into your head? Commencing on the “ides of March” and running for 30 days, Leonardo Electronic Almanac is proud to announce artists Walczak & Wattenberg’s new project: SEETIME, an exploration […]

By |March 1st, 2012|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments

Biotopia Revisited

According to Stelarc the body is obsolete. If the body is obsolete, as Stelarc hypothesizes, what does this mean? In one sense, perhaps art is obsolete as well. Instead, new collective concepts appear that ‘pick up’ art again, and use it for something different – as attested to by examples such as ‘New Media Art’, ‘Digital art’, and ‘Media Art’. […]

By |February 1st, 2012|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments

Parasitism to Symbiosis

We are excited to launch the second full year of LEA’s digital exhibition platform by presenting Parasitism to Symbiosis by Ken Rinaldo throughout the month of January 2012. Rinaldo’s practice is recognized for its integration of organic and electro-mechanical elements in installations that blur the boundaries between the organic and inorganic. His robotic and bio-artworks assert the emerging symbiogenesis between […]

By |January 1st, 2012|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments

The Body Is a Big Place

This November we are presenting ‘The Body is a Big Place’ by Helen Pynor and Peta Clancy, with sound by Gail Priest. The online presentation of the project is linked to its exhibition at Performance Space, Sydney from 3 – 26 November 2011 curated by Bec Dean. The work explores the notion of exchange in the context of organ transplantation, […]

By |November 1st, 2011|MEP Exhibitions|0 Comments