Alighiero e Boetti Day: Explore the Complex, Multifaceted Figure of Alighiero Boetti


TURIN, ITALY.- Artissima, the Fondazione Nicola Trussardi and the Fondazione per l’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea CRT presents Alighiero e Boetti Day, a twelve-hour, non-stop event, which will explore the complex, multifaceted figure of Alighiero Boetti. From noon to midnight on Saturday, 28 May 2011, in the evocative setting of Carlo Mollino’s Auditorium RAI in Turin artists, art historians, critics, writers, musicians, scientists, and collaborators and friends of Alighiero Boetti have been invited to investigate the wide-ranging, influential work and ideas of one of the 20th century’s most significant, yet most enigmatic artists. Alighiero e Boetti Day is a hybrid event, a cross between a conference, artistic project, performance and biographical narration: twelve hours of sessions, open to the