2021

19/04/2021

6 DAY PLAY BY HERMANN NITSCH POSTPONED TO 2022

The 6 day play, scheduled for 5-11 July 2021, has been postponed to July 2022 due to Covid-19 restrictions. The event would be the second one organized inside the Prinzendorf Castle, after the controversial 6 day play that took place in 1998. This kind of artistic event is a synaesthesia of all the arts: music, painting and theatre are to merge to a climax in this play. All the senses are intensely challenged.Hermann Nitsch6 day playJuly 2022Prinzendorf CastleSchloss 12185 PrinzendorfAustriaInfo: verein@nitsch.orgTel. +43 1 513 55 30
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16/04/2021

DANIEL SPOERRI VIRTUAL TOUR

We would like to inform you that it will possible to partecipate to an online guided tour, on Zoom platform, of the retrospective dedicated to Daniel Spoerri by the Bank Austria Kunstforum through registration on the website kunstforumwien.at, the initiative is free.Virtual tourFriday 7 May 19.00-20.00Friday 4 June 19.00-20.00Digital entrance at 18.45Daniel SpoerriDaniel Spoerri - retrospectivecurated by Veronika Rudorfer24 March - 27 June 2021Bank Austria Kunstforum Wien Link to the digital events:
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01/04/2021

MARIO SCHIFANO- PAINTING IS BACK

Soon, from the 2nd of June until the 3rd of October 2021, it will be possible to visit a new group exhibition at Le Gallerie d’Italia in Piazza Scala of Milan, Painting is back. Anni Ottanta, la pittura in Italia. The group show, curated by Luca Massimo Barbero, offers to the visitors an insight on the 80s art and its protagonists, able to give back to the pictorial image a brand new kind of visibility and prestige, thanks to the artistic vitality expressed by their artworks.Amongst the artists on display Mario Schifano, Mimmo Rotella, Sandro Chia, Gino De Dominicis, Luigi Ontani, Mimmo Paladino, Franco Angeli.&
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23/03/2021

LIU BOLIN HAS BEEN CHOSEN BY DELOITTE AS ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Deloitte Private Italia, the business solution dedicated to Deloitte private branch, is one of the greatest realities in professional services for companies in Italy, where it has been present since 1923 and it has more than 8.000 experts throughout the country.  This year Deloitte Private Italia has chosen Liu Bolin as artist to invest in and to enrich the contents of the publication “Art & Finance: the art market and the collectable assets | Report 2021 - Special ‘The state  of the art at the time of Covid-19’, presented March 18th online.During the online event prominent figures from the art worl
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16/03/2021

MARIO SCHIFANO - FACING AMERICA

On display at Center for Italian Modern Art of New York — an exhibition space opened in 2013 in SoHo to promote and study Italian modern and contemporary art — a solo show dedicated to Mario Schifano and hi relationship with the United States of America. The Italian artist landed in USA for the first time in 1962, and then he went back in 1963 for six months and in 1970, when he traveled all across the States in order to make a movie, Laboratorio Umano, which was never realized.During these times he came in touch with Andy Warhol's Factory, which had a deep influence Schifano's painting, that
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10/03/2021

DANIEL SPOERRI - BANK AUSTRIA KUNSTFORUM WIEN

From March 24 to June 27 2021 the Bank Austria Kunstforum of Vienna will dedicate a retrospective to Daniel Spoerri. Daniel Spoerri, was born as Daniel Feinstein in Galaţi / Romania in 1930, he emigrated to Zurich in 1942, after his father's killing in a Romanian pogrom. Now he lives and works in Vienna, after working in Paris, New York, Symi, Toggwil (Ueberstorf) and Düsseldorf, among the others. In  Giardino di Daniel Spoerri&nbs
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19/02/2021

DANIEL SPOERRI - "THE LAST SUPPER OF NOUVEAU REALISME"

In 1970 the last three days of November, the city of  Milan became the scene of the celebration for the 10th anniversary from the foundation of Nouveau Réalisme art movement and for its  upcoming dissolution. The celebrations involved several performances enacted by the different members of the artistic group, amongst which the famous packing of the monument to Leonardo in Piazza della Scala, realized by Christo.The final happening was the supper organized by Daniel Spoerri and Guido Le Noci, Milanese art dealer of the Nouveaux Réa
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25/01/2021

HERMANN NITSCH HAS BEEN AWARDED WITH THE ACCADEMIC TITLE OF HONOR BY THE FINE ARTS ACADEMY ALBERTINA IN TURIN

Hermann Nitsch has been awarded with the Accademic Title of Honor by the Fine Arts Academy Albertina in Turin, the prestigious recognition, which was established around the mid 19th century, has been assigned among others to important international artists internazionali such as Fernando Botero.The important title was conferred to the Master of Viennese Actionism with the following motivation: «For always being an artist against the current and internationally renowned who knew how to renew the categories of performative and pictorial art with actions often bloody and extreme, but that managed to break new ground in the perception of our visual reality, looking into the mysteries of th
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15/01/2021

HERMANN NITSCH - "LA RIVOLUZIONE SIAMO NOI"

The documentary La Rivoluzione siamo noi (Arte in Italia 1967-1977), after being presented during the last Torino Film Festival, will be available starting in January till the end of 2021 on several online platforms su amongst which Apple Tv, iTunes, Google Play, iTunes, CG Digital, Chili.The movie narrates through the memories of the protagonists, interviewed nowadays, together with the testimonies of that time, an extraordinary moment in the history of our country: the years between the 1968 and the end of the Seventies, during which Italy represented one of
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12/01/2021

EMILIO ISGRÒ AT QUIRINAL PALACE

Emilio Isgrò has applied his famous erasures to the Italian racial laws, onoring the invitation to create an artwork to enrich the artistic patrimony of the Quirinal. The result, exhibited on four bookstands, is part of the project "Quirinale Contemporaneo", to which have took also part important artists such as Michelangelo Pistoletto, Emilio Vedova, Alberto Burri, Piero Manzoni and Piero Dorazio.Emilio IsgròColui che Sono, 2020Quirinal Palace, Sala degli AmbasciatoriQuirinal Square00187 Rome
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