15 December 2022

libraryline publications

from 9 December 2022 to 17 February 2023

luciana tămaș

ninnananna (lullaby) is the Trieste solo show proposal by the Romanian winner of the Young European Artist Trieste Contemporanea Award 2021
from 18 to 27 November 2022

lithuanian videospritz 2022

two weekends of Lithuanian cinema and videoart in Trieste: a film and a conversation to celebrate the centenary of the birth of Jonas Mekas (18–20 Nov.) and an aperitif with videomakers Patricija Gilytė, Eglė Grėbliauskaitė and Vitalij Strigunkov (25–27 Nov.)
from 21 October to 16 November 2022

paolo cardazzo award.
silvia hell and giulia iacolutti

studio tommaseo presents the exhibition of the winners ex aequo of the first edition of the cardazzo award 2021
from 16 September to 14 October 2022

riccardo arena

effemeridi: solo exhibition by riccardo arena curated by michela lupieri conceived from the events, suggestions and traces collected by the artist during his residency at the ephemera festival
from 2 to 8 September 2022

amela frankl

one by one / uno per uno
/ jedan po jedan
from 27 May to 2 July 2022

Esso. Shadows Oozing Gold

the institute for contemporary art in zagreb and trieste contemporanea present the last work by artist duo carloni-franceschetti which is among the four italian exhibition projects at foreign cultural institutions that have been supported by the italian ministry of culture under the italian council program (2021)
from 6 May to 8 July 2022

zbyněk baladrán

out of control: our primary emotions and the artistic way of thinking of a post-humanist archaeologist digging up the remains of a not so distant past
from 22 to 22 April 2022

tenth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators

[last update: 19 april 2022]
from 12 March to 30 April 2022

Lorenzo Gatti

punto nave (ship's position): an invitation to activate a process of observation of the facts of consciousness
from 28 January to 8 March 2022

damir sobota

RECENT WORKS: in the trieste solo show the new large collages on canvas from the PALINDROMES series by the croatian artist
10 December 2021

lithuanian videospritz.
inga galinytė and jurga juodytė

The project compares the research of the two artists starting from the practice of performance and dance, up to a more intimate and political analysis
31 October 2021

giovanni morbin and slaven tolj

Intermezzo: the exhibition analyses how a work can be understood as an interstitial element of relationship between the body of the artist and the context in which it manifests itself
15 October 2021

consuelo rodriguez

theater of life
22 September 2021

searching for identity (at the time of selfie) at the akademija of vilnius

an exhibition project for 26 contemporary artists from 8 European countries
9 September 2021

małgorzata dmitruk

opening on 9 September at 6 pm
15 July 2021

paul neagu

a retrospective exhibition of the romanian british artist
21 June 2021

sarà il mare

a podcast for Trieste Contemporanea
25 June 2021

i don’t care (about football) by giulia iacolutti and marangoni 105

opening at 18:00, talk with giulia iacolutti and igor peres (eventbrite booking required)
7 May 2021

endangered species: a plea for a red book of soviet modernism

Ştefan rusu exhibits his new photographic project, which is the continuation of his Insular Modernities
7 November 2020

teresa and andrzej wełmiński

circulus vitiosus: an ironic and critical undertaking at the meeting point of an exhibition, an installation and a performance by the polish art duo that worked with tadeusz kantor (exhibition extended to 9 march 2021)
29 August 2020

both ways

five european countries assemble a contemporary art exhibition, within the Science in the City Festival, to the edition of the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF2020) in Trieste
26 May 2020

an exhibition by teresa mayr

i don`t want to be an onager, a solo-show by the young german artist winner of the young european artist award trieste contemporanea 2019
22 February 2020

a solo show by Željko Kipke

Newest paintings by the Croatian artist strike Zagreb icon-buildings which have been strongly characterized by political, economic and cultural history of the city (such as the Parliament, former seat of the Central Committee of the Communist Party).
7 December 2019

chiaro attivo by gian carlo venuto

saturday 7 december at 6 pm
25 October 2019

the trieste session of the ninth cei venice forum

for contemporary art curators
12 October 2019

maurizio pellegrin, immagini e carte (images and papers)

trieste contemporanea for the AMACI day of Italian Contemporary Art
12 July 2019

radio arendt workshop

capturing arendtian resonances in 2019
9 May 2019

meet in venice on may 9th 2019!

ninth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
2 May 2019

wasserzeichen. drawings for the harbour for cultures.

a solo show by mirosław bałka
6 April 2019

art in the seventies. galleria tommaseo 1974-1979

opening saturday 6 april 2019 at 6.30 pm
15 March 2019

art and science bonds

15 march 2019, 6pm, cei secretariat
12 January 2019

searching for identity

at the time of the selfie, a project of exhibitions and events that discusses interiority and fluidity of our representing ourselves
13 December 2018

a “squeeze it” december

the final stage-evening and the other events of the 2018 edition of the contest
29 September 2018

A Day Without

Saturday 29 September 2018, a project by Angelo Ricciardi
9 September 2018

imagining harbours / designing routes

a conversation with roberto paci dalò
8 September 2018

the exhibition of the winners: european designers contributing to harbour for cultures project

thirteenth international design contest trieste contemporanea
26 July 2018


the exhibition at the Haus der Architektur
13 July 2018

giuseppe stampone

a talk with the 2018 rave artist in residence
9 June 2018

selma selman

the exhibition by the winner of the 2017 young european artist award
18 April 2018

the new trieste contemporanea library

dedicated to franco jesurun
7 April 2018

cristiano berti

gaggini. le alpi e il tropico del cancro
24 March 2018

emanuela marassi

tu, tu che...
3 March 2018

opera prima

contemporary painting from the accademia di belle arti di venezia
20 February 2018

hc meetings: shall we go home?

a presentation of the shenkar college's project for the triennale of milan
3 February 2018

dialogue: meri gorni, federica rocco, laura safred

about the debt of love
27 January 2018


bertlmann, faggiano, mainenti, skerlj, zilocchi
11 December 2017

pfa 2017 – piccolo festival dell’animazione 10

the tenth edition will be in december 2017
7 December 2017

videospritz angelo ricciardi

international videoart encounters
16 November 2017

trigon 67/17

international symposium
28 October 2017

the trieste session of the eighth cei venice forum

on october 28, 2017, at the magazzino delle idee
30 September 2017

ian mckeever

letters, 2015 – 2017
25 August 2017

amerika give me a reason to love you

a project by elisabeth masé
15 June 2017

videospritz triestecontemporanea. dan oki

starting at 6.30pm
8 June 2017

à la frontière…! in vilnius

the journey in europe continues
27 May 2017

henri chopin

12 May 2017

harbour for cultures in venice

eighth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
6 May 2017

stefano ricci

più giù
22 April 2017

breda’s lesson

a symposium on the art and life of breda beban
25 March 2017

agostino perrini

anche nei luoghi dove non siamo
8 March 2017

piermario ciani and tanja komadina

viva i fumetti! viva l'animazione! (Hurray for strips and animation cinema!)
25 February 2017

videospritz triestecontemporanea. diego perrone

starting at 6.30pm
26 January 2017

aprilija lužar and lela b. njatin

in conversation with lilijana stepančič
14 January 2017

sottosopra (upside down)

an exhibition by cristiana moldi ravenna
15 December 2016

the contest’s award evening and its side effect in the region

all new dates and venues of squeeze it 2016
12 December 2016

pfa 2016 – piccolo festival dell’animazione

the nineth editon starts in december
21 October 2016


by dragan živadinov, dunja zupančič and miha turšič
16 September 2016

world’s smallest theatre

teatro dada allo studio tommaseo
2 September 2016

alen floričić, video 1998-2016

the exhibition and a videospritz
20 July 2016


the exhibition at palazzo costanzi
26 May 2016

three evenings / three films
21 May 2016

marijan molnar

8 April 2016

squeeze it contest 2016

the rules of the second edition of the contest
26 March 2016

dominik ritszel

opening of the exhibition of the 2015 young european artist trieste contemporanea
19 March 2016

videospritz – l’altro degli ultimi giorni

by andrea neami, giovanni pianigiani, davide skerlj
14 March 2016

saša kerkos e davide toffolo

viva i fumetti! viva l'animazione!
9 January 2016

à la frontière…!

old and new borders in europe
9 December 2015

pfa 2015 – piccolo festival dell’animazione

the eight editon starts in december
14 November 2015

suddenly everything disappears

a site specific art project by tomislav brajnović and igor eškinja
23 October 2015

before numbers. continental breakfast 2015

in trieste the second part of the cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
5 September 2015

zipped worlds

Breda Beban, Dario Belić, Emma Ciceri, Fabrizio Giraldi, G.R.A.M., Borut Krajnc, Paula Muhr, Adrian Paci, Eva Petrič & Laurent Ziegler, Metka Zupanič
27 August 2015

andrea guerzoni

7 June 2015

alban muja

from brotherhood to brotherly love
28 May 2015 minifest

four documentaries dedicated to visual art
8 May 2015

before numbers. continental breakfast 2015

seventh cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
11 April 2015

jacques derrida and the animot as trace of reality

with maurizio ferraris, leonardo caffo and valentina sonzogni
2 April 2015

fotospritz #2 / lara ciarabellini

international encounters with photography
21 March 2015

voyage in europe. the taste of salt

curator: the cultural centre of belgrade
28 February 2015

renato calligaro

free drawing
21 February 2015

squeeze it contest

final evening and award ceremony
15 January 2015

an event in two parts

era assolutamente eretico..., by tadeusz kantor / zero, by gabriella cardazzo
20 December 2014

gia edzgveradze

the dud smuggler (unexpected outcome)
17 December 2014

piccolo festival dell’animazione

curator paola bristot
11 December 2014

videospritz / anja medved

on the ex border crossing
4 December 2014

fotospritz / jan lemitz

international encounters with photography
29 November 2014

impegno diffuso

indagini contemporanee nei luoghi della storia e del mito
13 November 2014

videospritz / my wall

with alexandra hagemann e mila orlić
7 November 2014

smuggling anthologies

a conference and an exhibition in Trieste
19 September 2014

map pin

2014 design contest: award ceremony and final exhibition
11 July 2014


1974 - 2014
21 June 2014

fotonotte / a night dedicated to photography

8 places / 10 reprtage / 12 associations
16 May 2014

visual (animal) reading

from saba to horowitz
9 May 2014


a conversation with gea d'este, pope and dino marangon
30 April 2014

videospritz / jelena jureša

video excerpts
23 April 2014

inter spaces / johanna binder & abel, carlo and max korinsky

young european artist award trieste contemporanea 2013
17 April 2014

squeeze it trieste contemporanea

a contest open to young Europeans under the age of 30
7 April 2014

eccoli / ricci – quadri – piermatti

a documentary film for franco basaglia
1 March 2014

kaja avberšek and stefano ricci

comics and animation short films
6 February 2014

business meets art 2014

business and art in udine
2 February 2014

festa della cultura

curated by casa dell'arte / trieste
30 January 2014

projects into focus / young european artist award

a conversation with the artists
21 January 2014

brainwork / paweł stasikowski

a conversation at the Studio Tommaseo
17 January 2014

videospritz / emma ciceri

video and artist talk /
28 December 2013

pfa animated film festival

trieste, studio tommaseo, december 28th, 2013, 6 pm.
18 December 2013

finissage / homage to stanisław ignacy witkiewicz

a conversation with Andrzej Wełmiński
13 December 2013

videonotte / video night

12 places / 12 video / 12 associations
7 December 2013

projects into focus

rave / spazi docili / trial version
29 November 2013

continental breakfast. running time in trieste

a special session of the sixth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
18 October 2013

homage to stanisław ignacy witkiewicz

potographies from the collection of stefan okołowicz. other studies and documents
28 September 2013

nextoff contemporaneo

next continental breakfast: a performance by emanuela marassi
18 September 2013

moving silence

contemporary silent movies
12 September 2013


roberto caielli
30 May 2013

continental breakfast. running time 2013.

sixth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
25 May 2013

mattia barbieri

domestic paintings
23 March 2013

annamaria iodice

le polpettine di facebook
14 March 2013

parola chiave / key word

il pubblico
27 December 2012

magic venice / fiora gandolfi herrera and cristiana moldi ravenna

performance and book presentation
22 December 2012

videospritz / small animation festival in trieste

trieste contemporanea and la cappella underground present nine italian animated films
15 December 2012

to german artist kristina buch goes

the 2012 young european artist trieste contemporanea award
7 December 2012

videospritz 2012 / anne spalter – modern landscapes

a video projection an a conversation with anne spalter held by branko franceschi
20 October 2012

architecture archive

on display works by rudolf calonder, lorenzo gatti, guido la regina and lorenzo mattotti
15 September 2012

breda beban

a twofold homage
13 July 2012

double track

2012 design contest: award ceremony and final exhibition
5 July 2012

animate earth

second appointment of 2012 videospritz a documentary presentation and a conversation with the director Sally Angel
14 June 2012


women and the videoart in ljubljana, zagreb, sarajevo and belgrade: the first 2012 appointment of videospritz
28 April 2012

lingua madre

cristiano carloni e stefano franceschetti
25 February 2012

green shoots

erika skabar
10 December 2011

presence, a solo show by hr-stamenov

young european artist trieste contemporanea 2011
15 October 2011

i stand exposed

gaetano mainenti
17 September 2011

videospritz: animazioni d’autore

international presentation of cartoons
3 July 2011

free port of art

first cei trieste exhibition of contemporary visual art
25 June 2011

homage to rudolf steiner

an exhibition and international conference of studies in trieste
1 June 2011

continental breakfast. place of encounter 2011.

fifth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators
16 April 2011

vlado martek

language in freedom
19 February 2011

gianpietro carlesso

18 December 2010

dusica drazic

young european artist trieste contemporanea award 2010
23 October 2010


ninth international design contest trieste contemporanea
16 October 2010

videospritz | transitland

video art from central and eastern europe 1989-2009
4 September 2010

the only one | l’unico

international group exhibition
10 April 2010

tacalabala. helenio herrera’s magic exercises

a documentary film as a birth centenary tribute
20 March 2010

homage to tadeusz kantor. a universal vision

works on paper 1947-1990
9 January 2010


personal exhibition by the neapolitan artist
9 December 2009


international video art presentation
23 November 2009

albanian bridge

adrian paci and driant zeneli in dialogue
24 October 2009

driant zeneli

2009 young european artist trieste contemporanea award
10 October 2009

the electric knight

pierpaolo koss and the centenary of the futurism
20 September 2009

leo castelli. the great gatsby of art

a new documentary by adriana polveroni
5 September 2009

raw materials and residuals

mauro sambo in trieste
29 August 2009

self portrait

tribute to leonor fini
3 June 2009

continental breakfast. the pass 2009

fourth cei venice forum for contemporary art curators from central eastern europe
venice, unesco-bresce office (palazzo zorzi)
24 April 2009

bozzetto di una storia

ricordi per carmelo zotti
17 April 2009


european design for blown glass from the collection of trieste contemporanea’s competitions
13 December 2008

2008 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

20kHz a project by alberto tadiello (italy)
12 December 2008

graalglass bianco mistero

trieste, stazione rogers: the exhibition
24 November 2008

videospritz #3: the new chinese shadows

the young video art of peking
17 September 2008

videospritz #3: things to do in buenos aires

breda beban presents her new film for gallery
10 September 2008


venice, ca' rezzonico: the exhibition
4 September 2008


massimo premuda
16 May 2008

attimi relativi (relative moments)

claudio ambrosini
trieste, studio tommaseo
24 April 2008


dino tamburini
trieste, studio tommaseo
18 April 2008

removal: toute la mémoire du monde

full access to information, knowledge and their preservation
trieste, studio tommaseo
23 February 2008

gloria mundi

laura zicari
trieste, studio tommaseo
15 February 2008

videospritz #3: imagine art after

breda beban presents the IAA project and the albanian artists denis hyka and violana murataj
trieste, studio tommaseo
1 December 2007

2007 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

my sunshine a project by nikola uzunovski (macedonia)
trieste, studio tommaseo
26 October 2007

let this timidity have a voice

tribute to sergio miniussi
library of the city of monfalcone
29 September 2007

“Echo e Narciso”, solo exhibition of Emanuela Marassi

curator: Giuliana Carbi
7 September 2007

nothing special, winckelmann’s knife

a photographic exhibition and a video presentation produced by lucamassimophotoproject
trieste, studio tommaseo
7 June 2007

continental breakfast. outposts 2007

third cei venice forum for contemporary art curators from central eastern europe
venice, unesco-bresce office (palazzo zorzi)
23 February 2007

videospritz #2

international video art presentation
trieste, studio tommaseo
9 December 2006

2006 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

an exhibition by ivan moudov (bulgaria), trieste, studio tommaseo
21 October 2006


seventh international design contest trieste contemporanea 2006
trieste, revoltella museum
7 October 2006

top U29

a photographic installation by renate bertlmann
trieste, studio tommaseo
9 September 2006


seventh international design contest trieste contemporanea 2006
venice, ca' rezzonico
1 September 2006

hotel industria

an exhibition of photographies by francesco giusti
trieste, studio tommaseo
13 May 2006


an installation by davide skerlj trieste, studio tommaseo
14 March 2006

dall’argento al pixel (from silver to the pixel)

a technical history of cinema by carlo montanaro
trieste, studio tommaseo
4 March 2006

endless elsewhere

paintings by brigitte brand, curator fulvio dell'agnese
trieste, studio tommaseo
9 December 2005

continental breakfast friuli venezia giulia n.1

after the success achieved in various european capitals, the ìcontinental breakfastì project has reached trieste
9 December 2005

chocolate grinder no. 3

exhibition by etty aergel (israel), miroslaw balka(poland) and alfredo pirri (italy)
trieste, studio tommaseo
9 December 2005

fuori dal west (out of the western world)

round table
trieste, sala alessi
4 December 2005

continental breakfast maribor – places of transition

international exhibition
maribor (slovenia), umetnostna galerija
19 November 2005

tragedia endogonidia

carloni & franceschetti for the societas raffaello sanzio
trieste, studio tommaseo
17 September 2005


works by maurizio pellegrin, curator alice rubbini
trieste, studio tommaseo
3 September 2005

continental breakfast ljubljana – memory (w)hole

internationale exhibition
castle of ljubljana (slovenia)
7 May 2005

2005 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

"scream" by nika radic (croatia)
4 December 2004

continental breakfast. european cultures at work

trieste, scuola superiore di lingue moderne per interpreti e traduttori
15 May 2004

tre pareti e una scala (three walls and a staircase)

thirty years of activity 1974-2004
trieste, studio tommaseo
27 March 2004

sauro cardinali

delle peripezie del nome
trieste, studio tommaseo
30 October 2003

2003 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

nicolae comanescu (croatia)
19 October 2002

2002 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

pawel althamer, new! (poland)
3 November 2001

2001 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

gaetano mainenti (italy)
14 October 2000

2000 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

mojca osojnik, imagination is all I want from you (slovenia)
6 November 1999

1999 young european artist trieste contemporanea award

gia edzgveradze, idiot prostitut (georgia)