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    ArtDate 2017 Sacro Sagra
    ArtDate 2017 Sacro Sagra
    [=== ArtDate === 2017 === Sacro == Sagra ==]

    The Blank ArtDate
    Sacro / Sagra

    26th-27th-28th May 2017

    [== FRIDAY 26 ==]

    [== SATURDAY 27 ==]

    [== SUNDAY 28 ==]
    26 May
    COSIMO TERLIZZI: LA BENEDIZIONE DEGLI ANIMALI
    08:20 - 16:10
    ART UP – BANCA POPOLARE DI BERGAMO
    curated by Enrico De Pascale
    ART UP 5/17. GELITIN: SOME LIKE IT HOT
    08:20 - 16:10
    ART UP – BANCA POPOLARE DI BERGAMO
    curated by Enrico De Pascale
    THE BLANK EDUCATIONAL: SCHOOL DAY
    09:00 - 13:00
    LA SACRA/SAGRA DEI GRAFFITI. LIVE PAINTING COLLECTIVE PERFORMANCE
    14:00 - 19:00
    curated by SIGNZ collective and Paolo Baraldi
    GUIDED VISIT TO THE ART COLLECTION
    15:00
    ART UP – BANCA POPOLARE DI BERGAMO
    curated by Enrico De Pascale

    Reservation required (max 25 participants): booking@theblank.it
    EDOARDO PIERMATTEI: SOLO SHOW
    15:00
    ARTDATE 2017 INAUGURAL CONFERENCE. EX VOTO: DEVOTION OR INSURGENCE?
    17:00
    Lecturer: Gian Antonio Gilli
    EDOARDO MANZONI: LUNA, RUTA, TUONO, QUERCIA
    18:00
    curated by Sara Fontana
    EX VOTO: GUIDED VISIT TO CEFIS AND ANTONINI COLLECTIONS
    18:00
    curated by Don Giuliano Zanchi
    UNA DONNA VESTITA DI SOLE
    18:00
    curated by Don Giuliano Zanchi
    OPSI COLLECTIVE: ALL MY FRIENDS ARE DEAD
    18:00
    ACCADEMIA DI BELLE ARTI G. CARRARA
    curated by Gaspare Tosi and Jessica Bugini
    THE BLANK TR – TRANSIT MESSAGE SHOW AND CATALOGUE PRESENTATION
    18:30
    Ex Libreria ARS – Arte + Libri
    SAGRA DELL'ARTE
    19:00 - 23:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    TB Event

    For the 7th edition of ArtDate the oratory of Longuelo becomes an evening meeting place and seat of a real Sagra dell’Arte. During the evening can be discovered the projects realized by protagonists of the Contemporary Art world such as Cory Arcangel, Marco Basta, Riccardo Beretta, Ethan Cook, Gabriele De Santis, Zak Kitnick, Andrea Mastrovito.
    CONCERT: ROGER ROTA | E CONTINUA A SENTIRE
    19:00
    OVO SET TO MUSIC LIVE FRANKENSTEIN (JAMES WHALE, 1931)
    21:30
    BERGAMO FILM MEETING - THE BLANK
    curated by Bergamo Film Meeting Onlus

    Reservation required (max 100 participants): events@bergamofilmmeeting.it
    27 May
    JONATHAN MONK AND GABRIELE DE SANTIS. Q&A
    10:00
    Jonathan Monk in conversation with Gabriele De Santis

    AIR TOUR Event
    LORENZO LOTTO: GUIDED VISIT TO THE WOOD INLAYS OF THE BASILICA OF SANTA MARIA MAGGIORE
    11:30 - 12:30
    Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
    curated by Mauro Zanchi
    GUIDED VISIT WITH SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETER: THE BLANK TR – TRANSIT MESSAGE SHOW
    14:30 - 15:30
    Ex Libreria ARS – Arte + Libri
    Reservation required (max 20 participants): booking@theblank.it
    DAVIDE CONVENTI: LANDMARK
    15:00 - 19:00
    Viamoronisedici Spazioarte
    BOOK PRESENTATION AND WORKSHOP: UN PATRIMONIO DI STORIE. LA NARRAZIONE NEI MUSEI, UNA RISORSA PER LA CITTADINANZA CULTURALE
    15:00 - 17:00
    GAMEC – GALLERIA D’ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA
    curated by GAMeC and Accademia Carrara of Bergamo Educational Services

    Reservation required: servizieducativi@gamec.it – ph. 03520235345
    AROUND BILL VIOLA POETICS
    15:00 - 16:00
    Intervention of Corrado Benigni, Ugo Morelli, Stefano Raimondi, Mauro Zanchi

    AIR TOUR Event
    RENZO NUCARA, CARLA VOLPATI: ARBRE MAGIQUE MADRE NATURA
    15:00 - 19:00
    Galleria Elleni
    LUDOVICO BOMBEN: CELESTE
    15:00 - 19:00
    curated by Francesca Panseri
    GAETANO ORAZIO: DOMINUS FLEVIT
    15:00 - 19:00
    VALERIO AMBIVERI, SABINA SALA: ORObasie ORObiche
    15:00 - 19:00
    EVA HIDE: DAD IS GOD - GUIDED VISIT BY GINEVRA BRIA (H. 15.30; 17.00)
    15:00 - 19:00
    Guided visits curated by Ginevra Bria from 3.30 to 6 pm

    Reservation required (two rounds, max 15 participants each): info@trafficgallery.org

    Round 1: 3.30 – 4.30 pm

    Round 2: 5.00 – 6.00 pm
    DARIO GUERINI: LE SANTE MARIE DEL MARE
    15:00 - 19:00
    "PICTURA" - GUIDED VISITS
    15:00 - 19:00
    guided visits curated by Giancarlo Lacchin

     

    Reservation Required (two rounds): gallery.promoart@gmail.com
    Round 1: 4.30 pm
    Round 2: 6.00 pm
    ANDREA BALERI: I SAMURAI
    15:00 - 19:00
    MARIO CRESCI AT PERSICOART - WORKSHOP (H. 15.30) AND GUIDED VISIT WITH THE ARTIS (H. 18)
    15:00 - 19:00
    Reservation required: info@persicoart.com
    DOROTHY BHAWL: SANTA SANGRE
    15:00 - 19:00
    STUDIO D’ARTE MARCO FIORETTI
    PHOTO CONTEST
    18:00 - 23:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    RON GORCHOV
    19:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    GABRIELE DE SANTIS E JONATHAN MONK: LA BANCARELLA DEI DISEGNI A 10 euro
    19:00 - 21:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    RYAN GANDER: ARTIST’S COCKTAIL
    19:00 - 23:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    AIR TOUR Event

    A barman serves three cocktails suggested by the artist Ryan Gander taken from his book “Artists’ cocktails”, compendium of recipes from more than 100 artists. “Explorers vs. Pioneers” by Aston Ernest, “A Long Monologue” by Vivi Enkyo, “A thinking hand’s bequest” by Ryan Gander are the selected drinks to taste during the evening.
    SAGRA DELL'ARTE
    19:00 - 23:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    TB Event

    The evening is one of the greatest moment of the Sagra dell’Arte. At the oratory of Longuelo, music, food, games, furniture and decoration typical of the sagra take artistic shapes. Protagonists of the art world such as Cory Arcangel, Marco Basta, Riccardo Beretta, Simone Berti, Gabriele De Santis, Zak Kitnick, Andrea Mastrovito, Jonathan Monk, Ryan Gander, Erik Saglia and Marinella Senatore realize unreleased artworks, moments of fun and reinterpretations of ancient folk rituals.
    SIMONE BERTI, SERGIO BREVIARIO, SAMUELE MENIN, ALESSANDRO ROMA: SPATIAL CONCEPT. TARGET SHOOTING WITH DARTS
    20:00 - 21:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    The artists create an unusual target shooting: darts have to be thrown to an artwork that becomes the prize. Key element of this typical game is the dart, which represents the Divine Justice into the traditional religious iconography.
    ERIK SAGLIA: WHEEL OF FORTUNE
    21:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    Erik Saglia realizes a unique Wheel of Fortune, a traditional sagra game. The Wheel is available for the public to play and, at the same time, it’s the first prize of the game itself. The second and the third prize are respectively : an Arazzetto GQ by Riccardo Beretta and a xilography by Andrea Mastrovito.

    100 Tickets – 50,00 € each
    Purchasable from 3 April to 27 May on www.theblank.it
    MARINELLA SENATORE: DO YOU NEED MORE PROOF THAT WE ARE UNITED? | GHET BISÒGN DE OTRE PRÖE CHE ‘N SÉ ÜNICC?
    21:30 - 22:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    in collaboration with Rataplam and Dj Pigro on Sofa

    Folk and Resistence songs are effective means of transmission of the oral history: from collective songs to the most diverse narrations, they’ve often been instruments of social struggle, emancipation and awareness. A musical performance becomes moment of possibility, collaboration and knowledge.
    MARIO GIACOMELLI: TERRE SCRITTE. NIGHT-TIME VISIT
    22:45 - 24:00
    Ex-Monastero di Astino
    curated by Corrado Benigni and Mauro Zanchi
    28 May
    FERRARIOFRERES: DAUNALTROPIANETA
    09:00 - 10:30
    Sound installation by Giuseppe Dalla Bona
    HOLY TOUR
    09:00 - 13:00
    Part of AIR TOUR

    Guided visit through a selection of places of worship, in Bergamo and surroundings, in which are present contemporary art installations. Mario Airò and Stefano Arienti guide the participants to discover:

    . Papa Giovanni XXIII Hospital - Piazza OMS, 1 - Bergamo
    . S. Giacomo Maggiore Apostolo Church – via Roma, Sedrina (BG)
    . Cemetery  - Viale Cimitero, 27 - Romano di Lombardia (BG)

     

    Free tour. Reservation required (max 15 participants): booking@theblank.it
    MARIO GIACOMELLI: TERRE SCRITTE. GUIDED VISIT
    09:45 - 11:00
    Ex-Monastero di Astino
    curated by Corrado Benigni
    FRANCESCO PEDRINI: AMPLITUDE
    11:00
    curated by  Sara Benaglia and Mauro Zanchi
    GAMeC CLUB BRUNCH
    13:00
    Cost - € 30,00

    Reservation required: gameclub@gamec.it
    CLUB GAMeC PRIZE 2017 - RICCARDO BARUZZI, MATTEO CALLEGARI, GIULIA CENCI, PRISCILLA TEA: CONCRETIZING THE UNINHABITABLE
    15:00
    curated by Domenico De Chirico
    GUIDED VISITS TO THE EXHIBITIONS OF PAMELA ROSENKRANZ AND ANDY WARHOL - THE MULTIPLIED WORK
    16:00
    GAMEC – GALLERIA D’ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA
    curated by Sara Fumagalli and Stefano Raimondi

    Cost: entrance + guided visit €10,00

    Reservation required (two groups; max 20 participants each): servizieducativi@gamec.it - ph. 035 235345
    GABRIELE DE SANTIS: WE’RE SHORT A GUY
    17:00
    Campo di calcio - Oratorio di Longuelo
    AIR TOUR Event

    Gabriele De Santis involves artists, curators and some people of the art world in a football match. The exceptional rule to follow is to carry or wear an artwork for the entire match, transforming it in an artistic performance.

    Reservation required (max 18 participants): booking@theblank.it
    PRESENTAZIONE DEL CATALOGO MONOGRAFICO DELL'ARTISTA ROCHELLE GOLDBERG
    17:00
    GAMEC – GALLERIA D’ARTE MODERNA E CONTEMPORANEA
    SAGRA DELL'ARTE
    19:00 - 23:00
    Oratorio San Giovanni Bosco
    TB Event

    Last chance to discover how some protagonists of the Contemporary Art world, such as Cory Arcangel, Marco Basta, Riccardo Beretta, Ethan Cook, Zak Kitnick and Andrea Mastrovito transformed in artworks some of the typical elements of folk festivals.
    KADER ATTIA: REFLECTING MEMORY, 2016
    21:00
    AUDITORIUM di Piazza della Libertà
    curated by Paola Tognon
    DIURNO DRINK IN TASTE
    22:00 - 23:00
    CONTEMPORARY LOCUS 12 _ KADER ATTIA, ALVIN CURRAN.
    22:00
    curated by Paola Tognon
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