Kickended by Silvio Lorusso is online database artwork archiving the Kickstarted campaigns that got not even a single penny. This competitive aesthetics of failure has been able to attract the attention of major national newspapers (from the British “The Guardian” to the Italian “Corriere della Sera”).
Finally approved the absurd law on online printing which requires registration and editor in chief (ie the roll of journalists writing at least) not to incur in the crime of illegal press. Penalties: imprisonment up to two years and up to 500,000 lire fine, trampling them most seriously the right to freedom of expression enshrined in the constitution, and not finding evidence in any other Western country. Will it really be the end of the independent publishing, it will remain a limited extent as the law on privacy?