WORKSHOP | Exhibit Design ll — by Andrea Isola

Recontemporary / Salotto

5 October — 8 October 2023

Workshop open to everyone, max 15 participants
(the workshop will start if participants is reached)
Cost: 220€ early bird before 10th September / 250€ full price

5 October | 6-8pm | only online
Theoric lesson aimed at preparing the exhibition. A video exhibition: problems and possibilities of the medium.
7/8 October | 11am-7pm (with break) | at Recontemporary
Presentation of Recontemporary, the artist and his artworks. Creation of set-up proposals in groups, production of moodboards/sketches/presentations, motivation of the choices. Review with Andrea and industry experts and budget forecast. Evaluation of the proposals according to criteria of economic and environmental sustainability, accessibility, consistency with the theme of the exhibition, poetics of the artist and of the space, aesthetics and functionality.

How to set up an exhibition of an iconic artist’s video artworks without being banal? What are the thoughts, methodologies and processes for defining the exhibition design? What are the possible solutions for a video-focused exhibition? What are the limits?
Discover the secrets of exhibit design with Andrea Isola and contribute to the set-up proposal for the exhibition that Recontemporary presents on the occasion of Artissima!

The artist? Lawrence Weiner! One of the most important exponents of conceptual art.


Photo credits: Nicola Morittu

Author biography

Andrea Isola, graduated at Politecnico of Turin, is a lover of art and architecture, always in the detailed search for perfection, he deals with the design of exhibitions for art fairs and for institutions or individuals in Italy and abroad.