ARTiculation is delighted to be collaborating with the British Council for ARTiculation Italia. The competition is open to all students aged 16 to 19 years. Participants are asked to give a 5 to 10 presentation in English about a work of art, architecture or an artefact.
ARTiculation Italia 2017
Monday 3rd April 2017
Palazzo Strozzi, Florence
Adjudicated by Mario Codoganto, art historian and curator
HRH The Prince of Wales presented ARTiculation awards to the 7 Finalists.
7 Italian students took part from the following schools:
Liceo Scientifico “C. Urbani”, San Giorgio a Cremano, Napoli
Liceo Artistico “A. Gentileschi”, Carrara
Liceo Linguistico “I. Calvino”, Città della Pieve
Convitto Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II Liceo Classico Europeo, Roma
Liceo Classico-Linguistico “Chiabrera”, Savona
Liceo Linguistico “C. Amoretti”, Imperia
Liceo Scientifico “G.Galilei”, Tuscania
First place was awarded to Ilaria Cendret for her presentation on Tracey Emin.
Second place was awarded to Beatrice Novaro for her presentation on Christo and Jeanne-Claude
Third place to Suela Ajdini for her presentation on Gilbert & George
ARTiculation Italia 2016
Selected Finalists were asked to deliver their presentation at the British School at Rome on Friday 11 March 2016 adjudicated by Andrea Rose OBE CMG, art historian and former Director of Visual Arts at the British Council.
First place was awarded to Maria Nyana’aar for her presentation on Chris Ofili
Second place was awarded to Alessandro Petroni for his presentation on Antony Gormley
Third place was awarded to Natasha Vagnarelli for her presentation on Helen Sear
With thanks to participating schools: Convitto Nazionale Vittorio Emanuele II Liceo Classico Europeo,Roma; Liceo classico San Raffaele, Milano; Licei “Manzoni” Liceo Musicale, Varese; Liceo L. Fontana Liceo Artistico, Arese; Fausto Melotti Liceo Artistico, Como, Cantù and St George’s British International School, Rome
Entry to the competition closed 15 October 2015. The British Council provided free learning materials on request.
For further information please see the British Council website here
Information on the selected artists can be found here