Edith Schloss exhibition at Non-Catholic Cemetery in Rome.11-25 July. This exhibition at Rome's Non-Catholic Cemetery marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of the American artist and writer Edith Schloss.Schloss was born in Germany and moved to the United States during world war two where she became an active participant and observer of the bubbling postwar art world centred on New York.
She moved to Rome in the 1960s and continued her painting and art criticism, identifying some of the most important artists and trends of the time.
In the mid 1980s she started writing features and reviews for Wanted in Rome and continued until her death in 2011, on the eve of the opening of her last exhibition, The Painted Song, with composer Alvin Curran.
The exhibition opens in the cemetery's Garden Room on Thursday 11 June, from 18.00-20.00. For details see cemetery website.
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Edith Schloss 1919-2019: Beauty is truth, truth beauty
Via Caio Cestio, 6, 00153 Roma RM, Italia