The Finger and the moon #5 by LIUBA at the Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Auction in Milan
Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Auction for CIPMO
October 22 – Milan UniCredit Pavilion, Piazza Gae Aulenti 10 at 6pm
68 prestigious italian and international artists will partecipate to the upcoming CIPMO – Sotheby’s art auction, curated by Arturo Schwarz, the famous intellectual and art historian whom introduced the Surrealism in Italy.
“Diplomacies alone are not enough for making peace, which must be built from below. The project aims to create occasions for meetings, involving Israelis, Palestinian and Arabic civil society people.
Women, teachers, journalists, young leaders, policy makers, mayors and experts are participating in it.
The project is an occasion to create networking and knowledge between Italian and Mediterranean schools, allowing teachers and students of High Schools in Milan to get in contact and work together with classes of Institutes from Egypt, Israel, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, Turkey”.
LIUBA The Finger and the Moon # 5 – Polyptic 2, 2013
Exhibition of the artworks: Monday October 19, 5pm – 7pm from Tuesday to Thursday 20th-22nd of October 9am – 7pm. The Auction is on Thursday, October 22, at 6 pm
at the new UniCredit Pavilion, Piazza Gae Aulenti, 10, Milan
auction curated by Arturo Schwarz
Introduction by Enrico Mentana, director of La7 news.
Auctioneer: Filippo Lotti, managing director of Sotheby’s Italy
The whole auction profits will be donated to the project “Mediterranean Peace Channels – The Mirror of the Other” promoted by CIPMO – Italian Center for Middle East Peace. Online photogallery of the Artworks