03.02.2012

Conference

Palazzo Carpegna


Trasavanguardia.Grand Tour

Among "The exhibitions told" debate on the series of initiatives organized by Achille Bonito Oliva, coinciding with the celebration of Italy's 150th  anniversary of unification, entitled " La Transavanguardia in Italia ". After the screening of two videos that illustrate the cultural project of the Transavanguardia introduced by Francesco Moschini, presented by Achille Bonito Oliva, Stefano Chiodi, Andrea Cortellessa, Franco Purini. Theorized in 1979 by Achille Bonito Oliva, with an essay on Flash Art and presented to the public for the first time at the XIII International exhibition of art of Acireale, the Transavanguardia has its official recognition in the Aperto '80 during the 39th Venice Biennale , marking a breaking point with minimal procedural and conceptual researches,  which had dominated the sixties and seventies.