Program

Thursday

July 21st

July 21st

19h30 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Vernissage at the garden of the Antico Convento dei Cappuccini that faces the Hyblaean Mountains along with artists, intellectuals and friends.

Friday

July 22nd

July 22nd

10h00–13h00 Sala multimediale, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Workshop Il vaso di Pandora by Alba Zari

15h00–18h00 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Portfolio reviews

15h30–17h00 Sala multimediale, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Workshop Il vaso di Pandora by Alba Zari

15h00–17h00 Biblioteca, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Granite and brioche with the artists together with Steve Bisson and Tim Carpenter

19h00 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Conversation with the artists Carlo Bevilacqua and Pietro Motisi who talk about the works dedicated to the Caritas Presidi of Crotone and Oppido Mammertina-Palmi

Saturday

July 23rd

July 23rd

10h00–13h00 Sala multimediale, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Workshop "Dall'editing al foto libro” by Jenia Fridlyand e Tim Carpenter

10h00–13h00 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Portfolio reviews

15h30–17h00 Sala multimediale, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Workshop Il vaso di Pandora by Alba Zari

15h00–18h00 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Portfolio reviews

18h30–19h30 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Presentation of the book 'Spitsbergen' by Paolo Verzone. Conversation between the author and Benedetta Donato, independent curator and director of the RCA - Romano Cagnoni Award

19h30–21h30 Giardino interno, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
'Harmonies and disharmonies, the art of life' is the title of the interdisciplinary debate, sponsored by the OdG Sicilia, on the theme of the tenth edition of the Ragusa Foto Festival, harmony. It will take place on Saturday 23 July, at 7.30 pm, at the Antico Convento (Giardino Ibleo).
Among the guests will be Adam Broomberg, photographer, educator and activist. He has published 15 books, most recently 'Gitter in my Wounds' with Mack Books. He is known for his collaborative and outspoken political practice.

Sunday

July 24th

July 24th

10h00–13h00 Sala multimediale, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Workshop Il vaso di Pandora by Alba Zari

10h00–13h00 Giardino Ibleo, ingresso Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Portfolio reviews

18h30 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Round table. “Gli archivi e la memoria digitale. Tra riscoperta e salvaguardia del nostro passato”
In the year of the tenth anniversary Ragusa Foto Festival launches a visual research project dedicated to the free time of the Iblean community, and presents the initiative with an opportunity for public reflection on photographic archives and beyond, and their role in a context in which digitization allows rediscovery and reuse.
Speakers: Alfredo Corrao (photographer), Giuseppe Leone, Chiara Veninata (ICCD, Central Institute for MIC Catalog and Documentation), Caterina Carricola (FullMind Lab, Crotone - A "rediscovered" archive, the case of Salvatore Piermarini), Vincenzo Cassì (State Archives of Ragusa), Alba Zari (artist).

19:30 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Announcement of the winner and the two mentions of the Best Portfolio 2022 Award together with the jury, chaired by Benedetta Donato and composed of all the readers present.

20:00 Giardino Ibleo, Antico Convento dei Cappuccini
Announcement of the 12 finalists of YPIA Call 2022 together with the president of the jury, Gianluigi Colin, Rosario Antoci (artist and ABA teacher from Catania), Yvonne De Rosa, Antonio Biasucci (SISF representative).
Announcement of the finalists of the Best Portfolio 2022 award together with the president of the jury Benedetta Donato.