RETHINKING HUMAN ENERGIES
rural landscape exploration, Guilmi
by Alessandro Carboni
Production: Formati Sensibili 2010-2014
The multidisciplinary artist Alessandro Carboni spent almost a month in residence in the small village of Guilmi (Ch), Abruzzo. The research focused on the concept of “human energy” related to the unstoppable demography decreasing process on village: only 100 people still living in the village. The research defined in several stages, aimed to reconstruct a “geography” using body as a tool for analysis of space, included actions in urban and rural areas and direct meeting, workshops and and collective work-installation in collaboration with the local inhabitants.
The project has been developed in the frame of GAP – http://guilmiartproject.wordpress.com/
with the support of Federico Bacci, Lucia Giardino and the technical assistance of Enzo Sivillo Fascetto.