Turin - Exhibition

Sportification. The Big Piano Smash

GAM Torino

24 Oct 201721 Jan 2018

The Videoteca GAM’s exhibition is dedicated to artist video history from the 1960s and 1970s. On this occasion it explores the relationship between the initial use of video by artists and coeval TV culture.

“The Big Piano Smash” investigates some aspects of the history of the TV show Jeux sans Frontières broadcast in Eurovision from 1965 to 1999. The show brings together a selection of materials from various private archives.

  • fluxus_fPiano Activities, Fluxus Internationale Festspiele Neuester Musik, Weisbaden, 1962fluxus_fPiano Activities, Fluxus Internationale Festspiele Neuester Musik, Weisbaden, 1962

Special Events

Destination: Turin
Where: Sala 1 GAM, Via Magenta, 31 Torino, ground floor
Type: Talk
Admission: Free

Talk with the authors of Sportification, and Philip Corner, Fluxus artist

Destination: Turin
Where: GAM Torino
Type: Guided Tour
Admission: VIP Card

Special visit of the exhibition

Contacts & Details

tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 10:00 am - 6:00 pm


Adult: € 10; Reduced: € 8


Christov-Bakargiev Carolyn

T: +39 011 44 29 518 M: gam@fondazionetorinomusei.it W: GAM Torino
Via Magenta 31 Turin, 10128 Italy