REWIND Italia Book Launch Centre for Contemporary Art Glasgow

Stephen Partridge (Speaker)

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

REWIND Italia | Early Video Art in Italy / I primi anni della videoarte in Italia. The book launch will involve a short presentation by the editors, with excepts from seminal video works. There will be a performance of 'Videosonata 'by Venice based composer Claudio Ambrosini. Followed by drinks reception. The performance will be a reenactment of a video work from 1979 by the artist in person (approximately 10 min). Claudio Ambrosini is a Venice based composer and musician. In 2007 he was awarded the Golden Lion for Contemporary Music from the Venice Biennale. Claudio Ambrosini, Videosonata, 1979. Courtesy of the artist & Archivio Cavallino, Venice.
Period18 Dec 2015

Keywords

  • Video Art
  • Italy