The Leading Thread: Video, Media, Installation: A conversation with Federica Marangoni

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Federica Marangoni is an important Italian media artist and designer based in Venice. She is a pioneer of video, performance and installation in Italy.

Marangoni’s exhibition at Ca’ Pesaro – International Gallery of Modern Art, Venice, entitled Il filo conduttore/The Leading Thread (2015), was curated by Gabriella Belli. The exhibition was organised by the Fondazione Musei Civici di Venezia in response to Venice Biennale’s 56th International Art Exhibition – All The World’s Futures.

The following interview consists of several conversations held before and after this major exhibition and are part of the AHRC funded research project ‘EWVA European Women’s Video Art in the 70s and 80s’, based at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationMsetizo Technology
Subtitle of host publicationart, design, and technoscience in Latin America
Place of PublicationUnited States
PublisherNew Media Caucus
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9781365501647
Publication statusPublished - 2016

Publication series

NameMedia N: Journal of the New Media Caucus
PublisherNew Media Caucus
ISSN (Print)2159-6891
ISSN (Electronic)1942-017X


  • video
  • installation
  • performance
  • video art
  • early video art
  • Italian video art
  • video installation
  • exhibition
  • Venice


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