Italian contemporary art “off road”.
‘Italia Contemporanea’ is the new documentary series dedicated to the places of contemporary art in Italy, an initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, in collaboration with Sky Arte and with the executive production of TIWI.
The fourth and last episode, ‘Off Road’ is dedicated to works of art installed in secluded or isolated areas, off the beaten track. In this documentary, we will discover ‘Calamita Cosmica’ by Gino De Dominicis, a sculpture kept in the former church of the Santissima Trinità in Annunziata in Foligno, the Stazione dell’Arte in Ulassai and the Giardino dei Tarocchi by Niki de Saint Phalle in Pescia Fiorentina.
The episode’s guest is Cristiana Perrella, head of the Centro Pecci in Prato.
‘Off Road’ will be broadcasted on 29 May, at 8.45 pm (Italian time), on Sky Arte (channels 120 and 400 of Sky) and is available on demand and in streaming also on NOW, and for free on video.sky.it/arte, here and on italiana Vimeo channel.