Casa Malaparte
Part of:
  • Gianni Pettena (archive creator)
  • Gianni Pettena (curator)

Casa Malaparte



Level of archival description:
Extent and medium:
  • 0.21 l.m. of textual records
    1066 digital files (3 GB)
    250 photographic materials
    80 reprographic copies
Scope and content:
The sub-series documents the exhibition "Casa Malaparte", curated by Pettena and presented at the Centro d'Arte Spazio Tempo in Florence, in 1992. The exhibition focuses on the history and the design of Casa Malaparte, the private residence of Curzio Malaparte on Capo Massullo in Capri, Italy.

The sub-series contains research material, including photocopies of plans and drawings of Casa Malaparte, photocopies of publications, and a promotional 1995 agenda from A4 architects and designers with introduction pages on Casa Malaparte. The sub-series also contains two notebooks on the house and the exhibition, photographs of Casa Malaparte, correspondence related to the planning of the exhibition and the production of the exhibition catalogue, and texts for the catalogue.
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Material in this sub-series was kept in its original order when it was first processed upon its arrival at CCA.

Florence Italy

Related units of description:
  • A copy of the exhibition catalogue "Casa Malaparte, Capri" is held by the CCA's Library (NA44.M237.25 C3 1999).

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