LIVES AND WORKS
Francavilla al mare
LIVES AND WORKS
Francavilla al mare
Castiglione Messer Marino
DATE OF BIRTH
Rogo Teatro is an Italian artistic group made up of two artists Claudia Di Domenica and Elena Mastracci, both graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in L'Aquila (Italy). They use theater, performing, visual arts and mixed media in their artistic production. They have always used their art to create a meeting in the territories and countries where they were hosted. Organizing "swaps" and cultural exchanges with the inhabitants of those places and with other artists.
Rogo Teatro has produced and promoted performances and realized cultural projects in Abruzzo (Italy) thanks to the collaboration of: different Municipalities, Abruzzo Region, Provinces, Anci, the Ministry of Youth Policies, the European Union. It has promoted and implemented social projects in Argentina and collaborated on international art projects in Denmark, and France. They always collaborate with other artists to develop project.
Performances and artistic residencies and projects
In 2002 production of Senza destination directed by Else Marie Laukvik of Odin during a residence in Odin Teater (Dk) thank to the support of the Moving up from GAI (Young Artists Italians).
In July 2003 it takes part in the At rejse med vinden , directed by Tina Nielsen, in a residency in Om Teater (Dk).
In 2005 in Patagonia with the project Il carro di Tespi , cultural and social cooperation between
Italy, Argentina, Spain under the patronage of UNESCO Italia. Rogo Teatro organizes the project with other women artists. A social and cultural initiative that also involved the artists of the Peripato Teatro, an international artistic group founded by Rogo Teatro. The project focuses on cultural exchanges with the community Mapuche, children of the school. During this residence Rogo Teatro produces a performance showed in Buenos Aires and in Italy.
In November 2006 it realizes the project Viaggio nel Trash meeting the artists of the Peripatoo Teatro in Buenos Aires during the residence it realizes workshops of visual art for children and showed a performance in the “villa miseria” Villa Fatima in Buenos Aires The video Journey in the Trash documents this experience.(Peace Award 2007 Region Abruzzo -Italy)
In 2007 The performance Erèndira has been presented in Buenos Aires in La Fabbrica del Teatro .
In 2008 it realizes the urban performance Ceci n'est pas thanks to Guillermo Angelelli's artistic collaboration.
From 2009 to 2017 it shows the performance "Rapsodia " in Odin Teatret in Denmark and in Italy
during different artistic meeting.
In 2016 Rogo Teatro organizes and coordinates the Art & Trash exhibition at the MUMI museum in Francavilla al mare, in occasion of the European day for the reduction of packaging.
Since 2016 it begins the project Le città invisibili an artistic research to realize performances and artistic installation (site specific) inspired by Calvino's book and natural and urban landscapes.
In 2016 it presents the performance Wi Wi in Sculpture Symposium Fattoria d'Arte I Colli (Italy)
In 2019 it presents the performance Leonia in Art in the Dunes, an international artistic manifestation in Italy.
Artistic workshops and projects for children and young and senior people
Rogo Teatro carries out a cultural project in which artistic research is a moment of exchange, meeting and action, creating connections and exchanges with others: artists, community, municipalities, schools.
Since 2000 it realizes workshops for children and young and senior people about visual art and recycle, showing performances.
In 2016 it organizes and coordinates the Art & Trash exhibition in the MUMI museum of Francavilla al mare (Italy) for the European packaging reduction day in collaboration with COSVEGA .
In 2014 it realizes the Faculty of Recycling project cultural and social activity in collaboration with the student association 360 °, a project aimed at students of the G. D'Annunzio University of Chieti / Pescara (Italy), realizing an urban performance.
Since 2016 it has activated Byrsa a creative recycling project.
In 2017, Rogo Teatro receives a donation from the Enel Foundation Italy for the Art & Trash project for the management of three artistic and recycling workshops in the elementary school in Montorio al Vomano (Italy).
Since 2010, Rogo Teatro has implemented some specific projects in favour of young people thanks to regional, national and European contributions:
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