Maurizio Cattelan: "Be Right Back" Series: "Italia Contemporanea"
Four episodes to discover the places of contemporary art in Italy
Copyright: TIWI
10 December 2021
19:30 – 21:00

On December 10, in the occasion of the exhibition “Cattelan: The Last Judgement”, the UCCA Center for Contemporary Art of Beijing, in cooperation with the Italian Institute of Culture, will screen “Italia Contemporanea”, a series of 4 episodes to discover the places of contemporary art in Italy. A journey where the public will discover artists, works of art and venues among the most representative of the Italian contemporary overview.
Conducted by the art critic and journalist Nicolas Ballario, “Italia Contemporanea” is a new documentary series produced by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in cooperation with Sky Arte and executively produced by TIWI. The project’s aim is to identify new ways to discover contemporary art in Italy, describing the most representative masterpieces, the most famous museums and at the same time presenting hidden treasures – like former factories reused as open-air museums. A thematic journey covering the extended Italian territory, presenting episode after episode some of the most famous Italian contemporary artists, curators, and art historians.

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