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It will be open until Tuesday 5 June 2018 the photographic exhibition "In gioco", personal exhibition by Ferdinando Scianna inaugurated on Friday 11 May in the frescoed rooms of the piano nobile of Palazzo Mathis in Bra. The exhibition tells, through an interesting report in color, the places, situations and faces of ludopathy, where men become "prisoners and victims of the gambling of their games and no longer know how to get out".

The staging of "In gioco", from the exhibition curated by Giulia Cogoli and realized by the Cassa di Risparmio di Pistoia and Pescia Foundation on the occasion of the "Pistoia Festival - Dialogues on Man", can be visited free of charge from Monday to Friday in timetable 9 - 12.30 and 14.30 - 18, Saturday and Sunday from 9 to 12.30. The event is included in the calendar of "2018 family celebrations" events aimed at the contrast of the'azzardopatia and in the nineteenth edition of the Book Fair for Children, dedicated this year to the theme of the game and scheduled by 21 at the 27 in May.

Ferdinando Scianna is one of the most important Italian photographers. Introduced by Henri Cartier-Bresson, it was the first Italian member of Magnum Photos, the most prestigious photographic agency in the world. From 1987 he alternates between photography and portrait, fashion and advertising photography, with international success. He has been a critic and journalist for years. Among his most important books Ethics and photojournalism (Electa, 2010); Those of Bagheria (Peliti, 2011); The empty mirror. Photography, identity, memory (Laterza, 2013); Baaria, Bagheria (with G. Tornatore, 2009), Small worlds (2012), I eat with your eyes (2013), Visas & writings (2014), Ambiguous objective (2015), In game (May 2016) for Contrasto.

More information by contacting the Culture and Tourism Office at 0172.430185 or, via email, at the address turismo@comune.bra.cn.it. (Em)

"In gioco" exhibition by Ferdinando Scianna.

Info: Info: City of Bra - Culture and Tourism Office

tel. 0172.430185 - turismo@comune.bra.cn.it