Impossible to overstate how psyched/honored it feels to be in this show
October 11 2015 – January 6, 2016
The PAC presents the work of Superstudio (1966-1978), the collective Florentine architecture radical and radical design that has not only influenced the thinking and design of great architects like Zaha Hadid, Rem Koolhaas and Bernard Tschumi, but has definitely questioned the boundary between art and architecture, establishing itself as the last great Italian avant-garde.
“SUPER SUPERSTUDIO is an opportunity to investigate the possibilities for a more open form of speech for images, where the strength of the projects of Superstudio – coming from the large and largely unpublished archive Florentine group – and their environments for first exhibited together, it is able to communicate and establish relationships with contemporary art “explain the curators.
In a unique setup, thought along with Superstudio, the Continuous Monument – perhaps the most famous of the collective – will come within the CAP, in turn monument to modern Italian, transforming the exhibition space and involving the visitor in a dynamic .
The exhibition will reconstruct the most important projects of Superstudio, bringing together the most iconic pieces of design, installations and films and building, as part of the model of total urbanization proposed by Superstudio, a dialogue with works by 19 contemporary artists from many research collective Florentine drew material for their work: Danai Anesiadou, Alexandra Bachzetsis, Ila Beka and Louise Lemoine, Pablo Bronstein, Stefano Graziani, Petrit Halilaj & Alvaro Urbano, Jim Isermann, Daniel Keller & Ella Plevin, Andrew Kovacs / Archive of Affinities, Rallou Panayotou, Paola Pivi, Angelo Plessas, Riccardo Previdi, RO / LU Priscilla Tea, Patric Tuttofuoco, Kostis Velonis, Pae White, YachtUtopia / Dystopia.
Curated by Andreas Angelidakis, Vittorio Pizzigoni and Valter Scelsi, the exhibition inaugurated on the occasion of the 11th Day of Contemporary Art organized for Saturday, October 10, 2015 by hammock – Association of Italian Contemporary Art Museums – whose pavilion Milan is a founding member. As usual, for the occasion, the PAC will open free to the public from 18.00 to 24.00.
Please enjoy the time and space.