Artissima Art Week 2015

03 Nov 2015 — 08 Nov 2015

Christian Boltanski, Hôtel de Immigrantes, Buenos Aires, 2012. Courtesy of Fondazione Merz

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Artissima 2015

Turin
Oval Lingotto
06/11/2015 - 09/11/2015 

On November 6th 2015, Artissima, the International Fair of Contemporary Art, in Turin, opens its 22nd edition to the public. Directed for the fourth time by Sarah Cosulich Canarutto, it features 207 galleries from 31 countries the world over. Since its establishment in 1994, Artissima has combined presence in the international market with careful attention to experimentation, research and the curatorial framework of its choices and proposals. Three of the fair’s six sections are helmed by boards composed of curators and museum directors from all over the world. The formats of these special sections – with a focus spanning performance art to the rediscovery of the avant-garde – have become... Read More
Courtesy of Artissima, Turin
Katie Paterson, Timepieces (Solar System), 2014. Courtesy the artist and Parafin

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Artissima Meeting Point – 2015 Programme

Turin

06/11/2015 - 08/11/2015 

The Meeting Point is a special area at the fair devoted to the presentation of projects, events, and initiatives by museums, public and art institutions. A number of outstanding representatives of the art world are invited to partake in the panels: museum... Read More
Alfredo Jaar, Let One Hundred Flowers Bloom, installation view at Fondazione Merz, Turin. Photo: Elena Scarpa. © My Art Guides

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Alfredo Jaar: Let One Hundred Flowers Bloom

Turin
Fondazione Merz
03/11/2015 - 10/01/2016 

Fondazione Merz takes part in the project L’Albero della cuccagna. Nutrimenti dell’arte: a nationwide exhibition involving several public and private institutions, curated by Achille Bonito Oliva, and presents a new work by Chilean artist... Read More
Michelangelo Pistoletto's site specific instalaltion on the building of the market at Porta Palazzo, Turin

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Artists’ Lights 2015

Turin
Turin
01/11/2015 - 11/01/2016 

Artist’s Lights is a cultural event initiated by the city of Turin in 1998. Since then, every winter, the lights illuminate the artist’s return to streets, squares and arcades of Turin. The 2015 edition, the seventeenth, is no exception and comes... Read More

Exhibitions

Adrián Villar Rojas: Rinascimento

Turin
Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo
04/11/2015 - 28/02/2016 

Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo presents Rinascimento, the first Italian solo exhibition of works by Adrián Villar Rojas. Born in Argentina in 1980, the artist has received international acclaim through a language that has a strong impact, and explores the narrative potential of contemporary sculpture. Many of his works have a monumental scale, and include multiple references – to art history as well as pop culture, ranging from literature to films, from music to comics to sci-fi, and often take the form of installations that have the power to completely change the spaces they inhabit, giving shape to scenes and worlds to explore almost as if they were ‘films made of sculptures’... Read More
Adrian Villar Rojas, Rinascimento. Installation view. © Giorgio Perottino
Christian Boltanksi: Dopo, exhibition view at Fondazione Merz, Turin, 2015. Photo: Elena Scarpa. © My Art Guides

Christian Boltanski: Dopo

Turin
Fondazione Merz
03/11/2015 - 31/01/2016 

From November 3, 2015, the Fondazione Merz presents Christian Boltanski. Dopo, a solo exhibition of the French artist’s work, curated by Claudia Gioia. Christian Boltanski (Paris, 1944), one of the great interpreters of contemporary life, displays his... Read More
Rachel Rose, Palisades in Palisades, 2014. Installation view: Phantom Limbs, Pilar Corrias, London

Rachel Rose: illy Present Future 2014 Prize Exhibition

Turin
Castello di Rivoli
06/11/2015 - 10/01/2016 

Rachel Rose (b. New York, 1986), winner of the 2014 illy Present Future Prize with the work A Minute Ago (2014), is presenting a new video installation at Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea. It is curated by Marianna Vecellio and was specially... Read More
Installation view. Courtesy of Silvano Artico.

Boris Mikhailov: Ukraine

Turin
Camera, the Italian Centre for Photography
01/10/2015 - 10/01/2016 

The first exhibition at Camera is a retrospective dedicated to Boris Mikhailov, among the most important living artists to have grown up in the ex-Soviet Union. The central theme of the show –made up of over 300 items – is the author’s homeland,... Read More
The Others Fair, Venue

The Others Fair

Turin
Ex Carcere Le Nuove
05/11/2015 - 08/11/2015 

The Others returns to the ex carcere Le Nuove from the 5th to 8th November 2015 – the Turin event that during the past five years has established itself as a quality multidisciplinary project, dedicated to experimentation and contamination of genres. The... Read More

Art Spaces

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

Fondazione Merz

Foundations

Castello di Rivoli
GAM Torino

GAM Torino

Museums

Galleria Franco Noero, Turin
Fondazione 107, Turin

Fondazione 107

Foundations

Associazione Barriera, Turin
Aerial view of PAV, Turin

PAV Torino

Foundations

Camera, Torino. Courtesy of Silvano Artico
Pinacoteca Giovanni e Marella Agnelli, Turin. Courtesy of Pinacoteca Agneli
MEF, Museo Ettore Fico, Turin
Casa Mollino, Turin

Casa Mollino

Foundations

People

Adrián Villar Rojas
Patrizia Sandretto Re Rebaudengo
Christian Boltanski
Marco Scotini

Marco Scotini

Curator

Beatrice Merz

Beatrice Merz

Curator

Rachel Rose

Rachel Rose

Artist

Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev
Franco Noero

Franco Noero

Artist

Francesco Bonami
Eva Frapiccini