A new annual initiative, conceived and produced by Artissima, realised in collaboration with the leading museums and art institutions of the city: Castello di Rivoli Museo d’Arte Contemporanea, GAM – Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Fondazione Merz and Fondazione Sandretto Re Rebaudengo, and a special project at Palazzo Cavour.

illy PRESENT FUTURE AWARD EXHIBITION
Naufus Ramírez-Figueroa, Vanessa Safavi, Santo Tolone

Curated by:

Andrew Berardini, Critic and independent curator, Los Angeles
Gregor Muir, Director, ICA – Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
Beatrix Ruf, Director and Chief Curator, Kunsthalle Zürich, Zurich

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´Losing the Center´, 2013. Installation. Sand, clothes, various personal items. Variable size
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´Vital Energy and Relaxed Being´, 2013. Series of silicons, wood frame. Each 162 x 114 cm
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´Vital Energy and Relaxed Being´, 2013. Series of silicons, wood frame. Each 162 x 114 cm
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´Vital Energy and Relaxed Being´, 2013. Series of silicons, wood frame. Each 162 x 114 cm
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´Vital Energy and Relaxed Being´, 2013. Series of silicons, wood frame. Each 162 x 114 cm
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´Vital Energy and Relaxed Being´, 2013. Series of silicons, wood frame. Each 162 x 114 cm
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´In the black depths of the sea there exist aquatic creatures who create light out of themselves. It is one thing whom occur to me. What we see before us is just one tiny part of the world. We get into the habit of thinking, This is the world, but that’s not true at all. The real world is in a much darker and deeper place than this, and most of it is occupied by jellyfish and things. We just happen to forget all that´, 2012. Plastic balls, (dyptich), plexiglass, pedestal