DK Zattere ’18—’19
V–A–C Zattere, Venice
Palazzo delle Zattere introduces a new seasonal community and activity-led programme, kicking off with four months of live performances, a film club, a library and reading room, themed workshops, a coworking area, an immersive sonic environment, yoga and mindfulness practices.
DK Zattere is a multifunctional programme by the
The multidisciplinary artist Mark Fell, who first worked with
Programme highlights include the screening of the British artist Phil Collins’ film Marxism Today (Prologue) (2010), looking at the lives of former teachers of Marxism and Leninism after the fall of the Berlin Wall. The film triggers thoughts about utopian ideas of the past and what they mean in today’s world. The film club also offers a four-part international film programme, premiering films such as Unsettling (2018) by the award-winning film maker Iris Zaki, set in an Israeli settlement in the West Bank, and Songs of Abdul (2016) by Anna Moiseenko, a powerful story of one man’s journey from Tajikistan to Russia in an attempt to earn a living, being forced to leave his family behind in the Pamir mountains. Monthly performances and music workshops are also part of the DK Zattere programme and are streamed live along with plans to set up an online radio station.