The Armory Show -
The International Fair of New Art
New York (USA), 11th-15th March 2004
The mirrored table in the shape of the Mediterranean sea, surrounded by chairs and seats that come from all the countries that border the basin, was exhibited in the vip lounge in the Illy space, becoming a meeting point where people could sip coffee prepared according to the different Mediterranean traditions, and a space for knowing Love Difference, that in this way have the opportunity for broadening its network of contacts on the other side of the ocean.
Around the Mediterranean Table, in the afternoon on March 12th, Michelangelo Pistoletto officially presented the activities of the movement and his brand new "Love Difference" Illy coffe cup.
The second stage of Love Difference’s and Cittadellarte's
tour in the US has been at 16BEAVER, a space managed by young artists
with the intention of creating an active platform to present, produce
and discuss artistic, cultural, economic and political projects. Michelangelo
Pistoletto presented Cittadellarte here to an attentive and active audience.
On Sunday March 14th the UP & CO GALLERY held another meeting to present Love Difference and Cittadellarte.
UP & CO (Uscha Pohl & Company) is a space for art in Tribeca and it functions as a showplace and catalyzer for numerous creative projects. Here art, fashion and publishing interact; UP & CO publishes "VERY magazine" and the guidebooks "VERY styleguide".
Here it has been officially inaugurated the New York embassy of Love Difference.