january – december 2020

Flashback is an in flux project which carries forward a yearly activity whose peak and synthesis is on the first week of November, during the Turin’s Art Week, a week that is fully dedicated to art, recognized as amongst the most lively ones in the world, with approx. 280.000 of an age between 25 and 70, fans and professionals of the sector, who move to explore the artistic offer in town.

During the year Flashback never stops and lives its daily life throughout several activities dedicated to mixité as cultural, temporal and social mixing because Flashback is Opera Viva (i.e. the special project of visual artist Alessandro Bulgini who, after declaring that the fair and all the presented masterpieces were “Opera Viva/Living Work”, left the spaces of art to stretch to the suburbs), with Opera Viva Barriera di Milano.

In 2020 Flashback is Opera Viva enriches its contents with the project – award winner of MiBACT, Creative Living Lab – II Edition – Opera Viva, l’Artista di Quartiere, the District Artist.

Always active throughout the year, the Flashback lab, pedagogic workshops that will help the marvels of art to both the children and the grown-ups, dedicated to the active knowledge and conscious enjoyment of the cultural heritage.

Flashback is therefore an all-embracing event by contents and acknowledgement, but peculiar by its attitude towards art and territory. It actually represents a significant contribution to improve both the image and the identity of such territory, strengthening it at international level, increasing the involvement of the public and letting their opportunities of choice and knowledge grow.