Luci d’Artista takes place from November to the first half of January and offers citizens and tourists arts scene never seen in contemporary art, thanks to the creative contribution of internationally famous artists.
From October 31, 2015, the 18th edition of appreciated open space exhibition, will be accessible to the public.
The new edition will include 6 permanent works and 13 temporary works located in different and meaningful places of the city, with the aim of enhancing the works and the sites creating at the same time expectations and curiosity in the audience.
Important novelty of this edition will be the artwork “Climate change” of the famous Turin artist Piero Gilardi, who worked on PAV , Experimental Center of Contemporary Art. The artwork refers to the great animal migrations caused by global warming: a flight of migrating pelicans looking for cooler climates.
In project Luci d’Artista will also housed the works of:
– Enrica Borghi with Mosaico – a lending from the City of Salerno. The artwork had already been hosted with great success in Turin during the 2009/2010 edition;
– Lello FERRIGNO with Il Mito, a lending from the City of Salerno too.
On the occasion of Light Year 2015, proclaimed by the General Assembly of the United Nations, the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) will carry out the artwork MATTANG LUCENTE Gaia’s heavenly network.
The project A Great Symphony for Turin will be reintroduced and expanded with two new soundtracks – in Bodoni and San Carlo squares – and through music and technology will originate an original experiment of augmented reality.
Nine pieces of electronic music, expressly composed by young musicians, will dialogue with as many artworks of Luci d’Artista and each song will be playable close to artworks, taking pictures with smartphone QR-Code instead of a descriptive totem.
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