7 April-3 June 2018

Sharon Lockhart. Movements and Variations

MATA, Modena

Fondazione Fotografia Modena is pleased to present a solo exhibition by [...]

October 21, 2017 - February 4, 2018

Seismic Sequence

MATA, Modena

From October 21, 2017 to February 4, 2018 the MATA venue in Modena – a former [...]

15 settembre - 8 ottobre 2017

Master of Photography | The Exhibition

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July 13 - August 6, 2017

The Summer Show 2017

Exhibition of works by the Fondazione Fotografia master students

Scheduled at the end of each academic year,  The Summer Show presents the art [...]

May 4 - June 4, 2017

Tina Mazzini Zuccoli

ReVisions of an Archive

Opening on May 4th, in the days of the Fotografia Europea festival, the exhibition [...]

March 11 - April 30, 2017

10 years old

2007-2017: a history of the world told through the images of the Fondazione Cassa di risparmio di Modena Collection

It has been 10 years since the birth of the Fondazione Fotografia Modena, a cultural [...]

15 settembre 2016 - 8 gennaio 2017

Robert Rive

Photographies d'Italie

Robert Rive. Photographies d’Italie is the first exhibition in Italy devoted [...]

15 settembre 2016 - 8 gennaio 2017

Lying in Between

Hellas 2016

Today, the countries that look onto the Mediterranean find themselves facing an [...]

16 giugno - 17 luglio 2016

The Summer Show 2016

Lo Stato delle Cose

Presenting the art projects developed by the master students throughout their studies [...]

16 giugno - 17 luglio 2016

Claudio Gobbi

Armenie Ville

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16 giugno - 17 luglio 2016

Stefano Graziani

Conversazioni Notturne

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March 6th - May 8th 2016

Daido Moriyama in Color

“The black and white tells about my inner world, my emotions and deep feelings [...]

March 6 - May 8, 2016

Santu Mofokeng. A Silent Solitude

Mostra del vincitore del Premio Internazionale per la Fotografia 2016

Santu Mofokeng (b. 1956, Johannesburg) has been awarded the International Photography [...]

6 marzo - 8 maggio 2016

Alessio Zemoz. lo vàco-il vuoto

Mostra del vincitore del Premio Fotografia Italiana Under 40 2016

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September 18, 2015 - January 10, 2016

Contemporary Photography from North-West Europe

Tom Sandberg. Around Myself

From September 18, 2015 until January 10, 2016 the Modena Foro Boario will host an [...]

July 9 - September 6, 2015

Strange Worlds

Works from the collection

The Fondazione Fotografia is happy to announce that the Modena Foro Boario will be [...]

19 giugno - 5 luglio 2015

The Summer Show 2015


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8 March - 7 June 2015

Hiroshi Sugimoto

Stop Time

Organized by the Fondazione Fotografia Modena and curated by Filippo Maggia, the [...]

September 12, 2014 - January 11, 2015

Kenro Izu

Territories of the soul

“When I first visited Egypt in 1979, I photographed a few world famous sites. Back in [...]

September 12, 2014 - January 11, 2015

Fotografía de los Andes


Curated by Jorge Villacorta, director of the II Lima Photography Biennial and South [...]

September 12, 2014 - January 11, 2015

Mimmo Jodice

Arcipelago del mondo antico

Mimmo Jodice presents a new selection of works from his in-depth exploration of the [...]

12th June | 29 th June 2014

The Summer Show 2014


The exhibition Us features the works of the students who completed the Master of Fine [...]

April, 12 - June, 2 2014

Modena e i suoi fotografi

from 1950s to 1990s

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April, 12 - June, 29 2014

Axel Hütte

Fantasmi e realtà

Fondazione Fotografia Modena presents a new solo exhibition of the German [...]

13th September | 2nd February 2014

Modena e i suoi fotografi

1870 - 1945

For over 170 years, the art of photography has been practiced in Modena at the [...]

13th September - 2nd February 2014

Walter Chappell

Eternal Impermanence

Eternal Impermanence is the first major retrospective dedicated to an American [...]

13th September | 13th October 2013


What we talk about when we talk about love?

Nobody knows the truth about love because, after all, “we’re just beginners at [...]

20th July | 31st August 2013

Baessa 1310. Lagorai Fotografato

An exhibition in Valsugana features the works of four master students

This exhibition is the result of a project organized by Arte Sella, Fondazione [...]

4th July | 14th July 2013

The Summer Show 2013


The exhibition Commencement features the works of the sixteen students who have [...]

26th June | 2nd February 2014

Il Cantiere della cultura

The major renovation project of the former Sant' Agostino Hospital

The exhibition, promoted by the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio of Modena, illustrates [...]

20th April | 23rd June 2013

Three True Stories

Zanele Muholi, Ahlam Shibli, Mitra Tabrizian

Despite different origins, styles and themes the artists presented in this exhibition [...]

15th December | 6th January 2013


The three winners of the contest devoted to young Italian artists

The three projects “under 35” selected last year as new acquisitions of Fondazione [...]

15th December | 7th April 2013

Domenico Riccardo Peretti Griva

The Pictorialism in Italy

Fondazione Fotografia presents the work of one of the greatest Italian artist in the [...]

15th December | 7th April 2013

Flags of America

The major American authors of 1940s/1970s

With Flags of America the Fondazione Fotografia adds a major new chapter – [...]

14th September | 9th December 2012

Edward Weston

A retrospective

Fondazione Fotografia present a major exhibition on the work of Edward Weston , the [...]

27th June | 23rd July 2012

The Summer Show 2012

A mid-term show features the works of the master students

At the end of the first year of the biennal Master of  Fine Arts in Imaging Arts – [...]

12th May | 30th May 2012

The Collector’s Choice

Works from the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection

The collection of Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo is one of the largest Italian [...]

19th February | 29th April 2012

North Tenth Parallel

Contemporary Photography from India and South America

After exploring the the Far East, the emerging growth of the Eastern Europe and the [...]

19th November | 29th January 2012

Francesco Carbonieri

The Belle Époque in the lens of an amateur

Acquired in 2004 by Giuseppe Panini Fotomuseo, the catologue of Francesco Carbonieri [...]

16th September | 29th January 2012

Ansel Adams

Nature is my Kingdom

The natural scenery of an untouched and yet to be explored America, able to revive [...]

18th June | 31st July 2011

International Departures 2011

Gate 11, Special, Air

With International Departures, the Fondazione Fotografia presents an exhibition [...]

27th March | 5th June 2011

Walter Niedermayr


Many years later the last retrospective in Italy, Fondazione Fotografia dedicates to [...]

27th March | 5th June 2011


Barbieri, Fossati, Guidi, Niedermayr

This is the forth chapter of acquisitions made by Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di [...]

27th November | 13th March 2011

Breaking News

Contemporary photography from the Middle East and Africa

The third volume in the series dedicated to the international collection of the [...]

17th September | 14th November 2010

Daido Moriyama

The World through My Eyes

Considered one of the greatest masters of contemporary Japanese photography, Daido [...]

11th April | 30th May 2010


Casali, De Pietri, Frapiccini, Jodice, Leotta, Musi, Nicosia

As part of the Fondazione Fotografia project, the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di [...]

12th December | 21st March 2010

History Memory Identity

Contemporary photography from the Eastern Europe

The exhibition presents the new international photography acquisitions of the [...]

18th September | 15th November 2009


Andreoni, Campigotto, Ferrero Merlino, Pirito, Rivetti, Thorimbert

With the show Due the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio di Modena continues its programme [...]

29th March | 24th May 2009


Basilico, Fontana, Ghirri, Jodice, Vaccari

Gabriele Basilico, Franco Fontana, Luigi Ghirri, Mimmo Jodice e Franco Vaccari are [...]

14th December | 1st March 2009

Asian Dub Photography

Asian Dub Photography presents the works of twenty-one of Asia’s most important [...]