NeoRealismo: The New Image in Italy, 1932 – 1960. Free exhibit at arte italia, September – December 2019

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NeoRealismo: The New Image in Italy, 1932–1960, the most comprehensive curated collection of journalistic images capturing the faces of Italy after World War II, will be on display at arteitalia (442 Flint Street, Reno) September 27 through December 29, 2019.

This free exhibit documents not only Italy’s economic and social conditions in the mid-20th century, but also its rebirth as a democratic nation. It depicts a journey characterized by chaos and war, to triumph and liberation and ultimately to rebirth through resilience. This collection of more than 110 images captured by more than 50 Italian photographers, forms a memorable narrative that introduces Nevadans to a rich Italian heritage, while also celebrating the many blessings inherent to democracy.

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