Also this year in Turin Lights are ablaze by Artist since the contemporary art exhibition open space event became a symbol of the city. The year 2012-13 saw the setting up of seventeen artists and will be enriched by two new installations compared to last year, a Piedmontese artist Valerio Berruti made with sustainable materials and energy-efficient light sources and placed in Via Accademia of Sciences, the other lights in bike Martino Gamper are the ones that work in motion, thanks to the collaboration with Tobike brings Luci d’Artista along the streets of the city.
Contemporary Torino Piemonte on their website say:
It is from 1998, which, in the coldest months of the year, Turin is heated by Luci d’Artista. Since then about thirty artists were inspired by the material that do not matter – just the light – and have created works of public art, open space, transforming and illuminating the streets, arcades and squares of the city.
Now in its fourteenth year and since it was inaugurated on November 3, the event will continue until the end of the Christmas period, namely until the 13th of January this year and is part of the special autumn Contemporary Art Torino Piemonte, a program of exhibitions and events dedicated to insight into the visual arts, music, theater, dance, cinema an d the performing arts. Here you will find details of all the events inserts in this program and a list of all the works including in Luci d’Artista 2012 .