The IndependentDay. Saturday, October 4, 2014,from 17.00to midnight. A day of music, meetings, workshops within the exhibition The Independent with the independent groupsCARE. and Isola Art Center. The museumis transformed into a hub where the independent voices and the public can meet directly, confirming its will to listen and give space to the most innovative contemporary voices within different research plans.
Screen PrintingWorkshop by SerioCollective(EdithPoirier, Daniele Rossi) A workshop onsilk screenshowing a selection of works created forself-financefuture projects and current artisticcollaborations.
Presentation of the book “Fight-Specific Isola” The story of an urban and artistic transformation: Fight-Specific Isola traces the long history of the Isola quarter of Milan and the organic and spontaneous process at the base of the twelve years of Isola Art Centers work.
with Antonio Brizioli, Hou Hanru, Evelyne Jouanno, Steve Piccolo and Bert Theis
Theremin performancewith StevePiccolo. Anyone witha smartphone, a tablet ora computertoday canplay an online simulatedTheremin(http://femurdesign.com/theremin/). Steve Piccolo tells the incredible story of Lev Terminand hisThereminand involvesthe audience witha collective musical interactionbasedon the movementsof the people. Who isnot providedof digital devices can use cardboard boxesforcontributing to thepercussivepart of the composition / improvisation.
High FIVE! Dj set by Palm Wine & Vipra.
Isola Project (Milano), 2002. Bert Theis (courtesy of @berttheisarchive )
At the moment, the world is under lockdown. Let's rethink this anxiety to keep busy, take a moment, take a breath and take care. Then after we will be able to think how our cities can be happier and healthier places.
"In the neo-liberal stress-society, laziness, for the time being, is not a simple matter. It is, rather, a task that can only be fulfilled with very great effort." - Bert Theis
Ci siamo spesso domandati che cosa si aspettassero i piccoli e grandi borghesi da quei dipinti appesi al di sopra dei loro divanetti, fino al giorno in cui, dopo aver letto “La società dello spettacolo” di Guy Debord capimmo che quei quadri, figurativi o astratti che fossero, rappresentavano qu...
The work was first developed with Alberto Pesavento and Isola Art Center for the exhibition SituazionIsola curated by Marco Biraghi, Maurizio Bortolotti e Bert Theis. Workshops with the neighbourhood was held in the old Stecca which was demolished a week after the exhibition. The Museo Aero Solar has gone on to many other places.
It is a flying museum, a solar balloon completely made up of reused plastic bags, with new sections being added each time it travels the world.
Tomás currently has an exhibition Aria at Palazzo Strozzi in Florence. As part of this show they will also have a workshop dedicated to Aero Solar on the 27th June at Parco delle Cascine.
@studiotomassaraceno @marco_biraghi @mauriziobortolotti @berttheisarchive @ Isola Art Center ... See MoreSee Less