Thomas Bayrle: Flying Home

Baggage Claim Area – Turin Airport
04/11/2016 - 28/05/2017

Always rethinking its role as a public art fair in a capital of international contemporary art, in 2016 Artissima realises a new parallel project, thanks to a special collaboration with Torino Airport. A site-specific installation created by influential German artist Thomas Bayrle, “Flying Home” is hosted unexpectedly in the airport’s Baggage Claim area. The work is a physical pathway, a never-seen before sequence deriving from his monumental piece Flugzeug (1984) – an aeroplane made up of one million tiny planes – through its original matrix, printed on latex, stretched and distorted manually to form the total picture. The hands, human energies that are usually invisible, become... Read More
Thomas Bayrle, Telefonbau-Normalzeit (dunkelgraue Version), 1970. Courtesy of Cardi, Milan

Athena Vida: Deiknumena

Quartz Studio
20/03/2017 - 31/05/2017

A site-specific project by the German artist Athena Vida. “Mythological stories and symbols speak a universal language. Truth of myth is not knowledge. They speak with aspirations and standards grounded in images. Each myth tells us about... Read More
Annie Besant and Charles Leadbeater, Thought Forms, The Theosophical Society (detail), Adyar, 1905


Castello di Rivoli
14/03/2017 - 23/07/2017

This collaborative exhibition between GAM and Castello di Rivoli examines the use of color in art with a presentation of 400 works by over 125 artists from around the world, from the late 17th century up to today. “Color is like food, a food... Read More
Valerio Spada, Trapani, 2012, I am Nothing, Twin Palms Publishers, courtesy of Camera and the Artist
Camera showcases a brand new exhibition made by the Milan Born photographer Valerio Spada, and entitled “I am Nothing”.This exhibition features a new body of works presented at the space as a preview the artist made about the Sicilian... Read More
Petrit Halilaj, ABETARE, 2017, installation view at Fondazione Merz, Torino

Petrit Halilaj

Fondazione Merz
08/03/2017 - 21/05/2017

Fondazione Mario Merz, on occasion of the Mario Merz Prize – 2nd Edition Finalists Exhibition, presents a show by the artist Petrit Halilaj. The exhibition consists in some new site specific sculptures from his ongoing project “ABETARE”... Read More

Art Spaces

Fondazione Merz, Turin. Image courtesy of Silvano Artico.

Fondazione Merz


Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, Turin. Image courtesy of Silvano Artico
GAM Torino

GAM Torino


MEF, Museo Ettore Fico, Turin
Castello di Rivoli
Galleria Franco Noero, Turin
Norma Mangione, Turin

Norma Mangione



Alberto Peola


Chaos as an underestimated principle of order. Installation view - Galleria Giorgio Persano 2015. Photo Nicola Morittu, Courtesy Galleria Giorgio Persano

Giorgio Persano


Camera, Torino. Courtesy of Silvano Artico
Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin. Courtesy of Pinacoteca Agneli
Aerial view of PAV, Turin

PAV Torino



Ristorante del Cambio, Turin
Scannabue, Turin



Spazio 7, Turin

Spazio 7


Tre Galli, Turin

Tre Galli


Oinos, Turin



Sotto la Mole, Turin

Sotto la Mole


Lo Spaccio Alimentare, Turin
VO, Turin



Le Scodelle, Turin

Le Scodelle


Tre Galline, Turin

Tre Galline


Laleo, Turin



Orso, Turin