Thursday 21 July 2016 ore 20:30 - ore 22:30

Arte in videoPerino & Vele and Jan Fabre

A YAP FEST 2016 event
MAXXI Piazza, YAP Space – admittance € 5,00, free for myMAXXI cardholders
Ticket purchasers may take advantage of the offer of a reduced price museum entrance for one week from the date of issue

A selection of the best Italian and international documentaries on contemporary art from the Art Doc Festival archive.

Each evening an art historian or critic will introduce the series Arte in video followed by the screening of two films.

8:30 PM
Introduction by Bruno Di Marino, expert in audio-visual experimentation

9:00 PM
Video su carta (Italy, 2011, 18′, only music) by Antonello Matarazzo
Three auteurs, two visions compared, a journey through the imaginations of Perino & Vele, in search of the creative drive behind the output of the two Campana artists.

Jan Fabre. Beyond the artist (France, Belgium, Italy, 2014, 52′, french and english, subtitles in italian) by Giulio Boato
Jan Fabre is a visual artist, a great innovator in theatre and the visual arts, promoter of artistic research that tends to go beyond expressive barriers. The film brings to light his versatility and his ability expand our horizons, tracing the elements of a composite portrait of one of the most controversial artists of recent decades.

Art Doc Festival is a cultural association founded by Antonella Greco, Benedetta Nervi and Lia Polizzotti to enhance knowledge of art and architecture through video, with the objective of offering the public a chance to view the best documentaries of recent years.