Aspettando Manifesta 12 inauguration will take place at Teatro Garibaldi on Thursday 13th July, 2017, from 18.00 to 21.00. The event will be accompanied by drinks and appetizers, and a live DJ set by Palermitan DJ Sergio Cataldi.
The opening program includes:
- Inauguration & opening speeches by Manifesta and the City of Palermo
- Manifesta Cultural Histories exhibition about the history of previous Manifesta editions with “floating” guides who can answer your questions and tell you more about the exhibition
- Inauguration of the Manifesta 12 cultural library including the “Fatimide” project focused on the stories of Piazza Magione, created in collaboration between Palermo-born artist Gabriella Ciancimino and students of the ‘Amari Roncalli Ferrara’ school.
- Screenings of ArtDocs, a unique documentary series from Manifesta 11 in Zurich created in collaboration by teenagers, students, artists and Zurich professionals showing behind-the-scenes of each newly commissioned artwork for Manifesta 11 Zurich
- Drinks and snacks, courtesy of Manifesta 12
- Live music set by DJ Sergio Cataldi