Performing the urban

Va! (Go!)

RATAVÖLOIRA, Vittorio Campanella and Emanuele PirasItaly - 06.41 min

The movie starts in a local market, when the last market stalls are picked up.
Boy jumps on a cart and starts to dance.
The journey of cart, from market to its deposit, and the sicureness of the man pulling it make the performer as a ghost, a pleonastic component, a surreal vision.

Vittorio Campanella is an Italian sound and visual artist based in Turin, Italy. He holds a bachelor degree of the academy of fine Arts of Turin and a master’s in Performing Public Space at Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts.
His practice is multidisciplinary. He works with audio, video, photography and performance researching the relationship between Art and public space through a variety of performative methods. His recent video works are Urban Orkestra (2016), VA! (2018), Perdersi (Roncea - official videoclip) (2019). He is the artistic director of LUMIMIC, a newborn international network of sound and visual artists, in which he researches the possible performative relations between visual and sound practices. In addition to this, he produces music and soundtracks with his rock band “zYp”.