The Red Peristyle, action of painting the Peristyle's in red color on January 11, 1968, is one of the iconic art events that marked not only Split and Croatian art practice, but also announced a new global creative paradigm that will forever change visual art and determine the visual culture as we now know it and live today.
The program was initiated by artist Petar Grimani.
The program will take place on 10 and 11 January 2018. at the Lvxor Caffehouse and at Peristyle, the places where the participants of the action gathered.
18.00 - 20.00 Lvxor Coffeehouse
Round table on the Red Peristyle's significance and influence
Participants (in alphabetical order): Petar Grimani (artist), Igor Grubić (artist, author of Black Peristyle), dr.sc. Suzana Marjanić (theoretician, art historian), dr.sc. Ana Peraica (theoretician, art historian).
Moderator and introductory word: Branko Franceschi
20.00 Kinoteka Zlatna vrata
Early Works, 1969. Želimir Žilnik, 97 min. YU (RS)
18.00 Lvxor Coffeehouse
Talk with Slaven Sumić and Jakša Fiameng
Introductory word and moderator: Zlatko Gall
18.00 - 23.00 light installation on Peristyle
Acknowledgment: Stipe Malada Lvxor Coffeehouse
The program is made possible thanks to the financial support of the City of Split, Department of Culture, Art and the Old Town Center