Sam Samiee | Artissima Unplugged 2020: Dastan's Basement

5 November 2020 - 9 January 2021 Art Fairs

Dastan is pleased to announce its participation at Artissima Unplugged 2020 with a selected work by Sam Samiee.

The 2020 edition of Artissima brings together physical exhibitions produced with Fondazione Torino Musei and digital projects. Artissima looks forward to welcoming visitors and collectors, as soon as possible, to GAM - Galleria Civica d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Palazzo Madama - Museo Civico d’Arte Antica and MAO Museo d’Arte Orientale, where 105 works from Artissima’s galleries are presented. Curated by Ilaria Bonacossa in close collaboration with the participating gallerists, the three-part exhibition take s the theme of Frenetic Standstill and offers an overview of what visitors would have seen in the booths of the fair, with thanks to the support of Camera di Commercio di Torino and Fondazione per l’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea CRT.

The digital projects at continue as planned. Artissima XYZ can now be viewed online, in a cross-media platform created with the support of Fondazione Compagnia di San Paolo to transform the curated sections of the fair into an immersive digital experience. These sections are Present Future curated by Ilaria Gianni and Fernanda Brenner, Back to the Future curated by Lorenzo Giusti and Mouna Mekouar, and Disegni curated by Letizia Ragaglia and Bettina Steinbrügge.

From 5 November, the fair’s online catalogue will present works selected by the galleries for their booths in the 2020 edition of the fair, as well as the works installed in the exhibitions of Frenetic Standstill at GAM, Palazzo Madama and MAO.

Click here to view the Online Catalogue.

Installation Views