Interview with Raffaella Cortese

‘Artissima’ is one of the leading contemporary art fairs – and this year it’s almost the twenty-second edition. With a great number of initiatives, Turin is very international, when it comes to visual arts. Sabrina Möller talked to Raffaella Cortese about her story, the art market and their participation … You’re one of the international best known…

#ArtissimaLive. Present Future Special_issue#4

Today we present artists from, Galerie Joseph Tang-Paris, Galerie Sisso-Paris and The third Line-Dubai. Follow us and our Present Future focus with the hashtag #ArtissimaLive.   Daiga Grantina, presented by Galerie Joseph Tang   Daiga Granting was born in Riga, Latvia, in 1985, she is living and working between Berlin and Paris. She briefly describes her…

#ArtissimaLive. Present Future Special_issue#3

For the third appointment with Present Future we show artists from Parafin-London, Galerija Gregor Podnar-Berlin and Galleria Raucci/Santamaria from-Napoli. Katie Paterson, presented by Parafin  The Scottish artist Katie Paterson’s (b. 1981) artistic practice is multi-disciplinary and conceptually driven, with emphasis on nature, ecology, geology and cosmology. Her conceptual projects make use of sophisticated technologies and specialist…

Maurizio Vetrugno’s Interview Opium Den #ArtissimaLive

VIP Lounge – “Opium Den” In 2015 Artissima rethinks its VIP Lounge transforming it into an art installation. Opium Den, a project created and curated by Maurizio Vetrugno, is a space that is intimate and sumptuous, immersive and engaging. The interweaving of themes and references in Opium Den draws on the history of Torino. The tapestries are derived from the…

#ArtissimaLive. Present Future Special_issue#2

The second episode of special editorials about the Present Future section of Artissima 2015. We present artists from Lawrie Shabibi, Lisson Gallery, lokal_30 and moniquemeloque. Follow us and the hashtag #ArtissimaLive! On Love and Other Landscapes 25. 2011. Book-91 pages. 46 x 31 cm. Courtesy Lawrie Shabibi and the artist. Yazan Khalili, presented by Lawrie Shabibi  Khalili was born…

#ArtissimaLive. Present Future Special_issue#1

We are starting our special editorials about the Present Future section of Artissima 2015. We chose to talk about the youngest artists of the fair, representing them through their statement and the works they are going to show in Torino. Follow us and the hashtag #ArtissimaLive! Ingrid Luche, Flying (after TD), 2012/13, dyptich, inkjet print…