150 works by more than 60 Italian women photographers from 1965 until today: with RESISTANCE & SENSIBILITY the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt presents themes, techniques and aesthetic developments of contemporary photography – and an undiscovered treasure of photographic art made by women. Frankfurt am Main, 30.01.2020 – Five decades of photography, as seen from a female perspective: with RESISTANCE & SENSIBILITY, the Fotografie Forum Frankfurt presents 150 works by more than 60 Italian women photographers from 1965 until today. Various facets of daily routines, social and contemporary history are on display, mainly with a focus on women’s lives. Hopes and illusions, relationships, struggles and going beyond borders are just some of the aspects addressed. All works are part of the Collezione Donata Pizzi. The collection, begun in 2014 by the Italian photographer and collector Donata Pizzi, is one of the few collections worldwide with works exclusively by women artists. It currently comprises more than 250 works by 70 Italian photo- graphers of different generations and is constantly growing. True to the collection, RESISTANCE & SENSIBILITY also presents important phases and themes...
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