Teatro Carignano 11 am

Our Relationship with the Earth Through Contemporary Art

Amar Kanwar in conversation with Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev

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Castello di Rivoli , Theather 5pm

Forms of Art: Amar Kanwar, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev and Davide Scabin

Film screening of The Scene of Crime, 2011, followed by a food event created by chef Davide Scabin

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The project is a collaboration with Slow Food-Terra Madre 2016 and is realized with the contribution of the Supporting Friends of Castello di Rivoli.

At the historical downtown Teatro Carignano, on the occasion of Terra Madre festical organized by Slow Food, Delhi-based artist Amar Kanwar, internationally recognised as one of the most socially engaged artists, dialogs with Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Director of the Castello di Rivoli and GAM Torino about the role of art in relation to major environmental issues.

The day continues at the theater in Castello di Rivoli with the screening of the film The Scene of Crime, 2011 ( color, 42 mins.). a tribute to the rice farmers in the state of Odisha, India. The film, which is a visual mapping of the territory and shows the landscape before its imminent conversion to industrial area.

A gastronomic event created by Davide Scabin follows.