Magnifico in New York: Corrado Cagli, Migrating Artists, and the Mirage of Italy

Mar 30, 2019 579

Monday, April 8, 2019, 7 p.m. New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter Auditorium. 40 Lincoln Center Plaza (65th St and Columbus Ave) New York, NY, 10023. Fully accessible to wheelchairs. Free - Online Reservation Required. Presented in collaboration with Centro Primo Levi, the Italian Cultural Institute, as part of Carnegie Hall’s city-wide festival “Migrations: The Making of America.”

Art historian Raffaele Bedarida hosts a multimedia celebration of Italian artist and cultural organizer, Corrado Cagli. Forced to leave Italy due to racial persecution, Cagli redefined his role as public artist and his understanding of identity through the experience of exile. 

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SOURCE: https://www.nypl.org

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