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Organising a Solo Show Elsewhere: My Way

5 monthes ago   |   By Ilaria Rosselli Del Turco

En route for the opening of my exhibition in Italy, it occurred to me to jot down the basics, so here I am on the plane writing this blog post on my phone on how I went about preparing the show.
First: start painting the paintings. Yes that's obvious, but note that I wrote "start". I think that an exhibition should be planned when I know I am onto something in my work, when the infamous "body of work" is taking form and I am confident I am going to produce a satisfying number of pictures. As the idea of a future exhibition starts shaping in my head, I notice I can hone in the theme and...
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