Fiat Lux Festival
THE FIAT LUX FESTIVAL LIGHTS UP THE SUMMER AT ARZACHENA
Artistic and light installations, shows, labs, workshops and video mapping enliven the historic sites
From August 2nd to 5th the FiatLux Festival lights up the summer nights in the old town centre of Arzachena and the summer resorts of Cannigione and Porto Cervo.
It is one of the most anticipated event of the Arzachena Summer Festival.
Scheduled artistic performances, light installations, meetings, the Notte bianca dell’archeologia (an all-nighter), discussions and workshops which help to see the historic buildings and archaeological sites from a different new perspective. Everything is run by the Association Deamater.
It is the first edition which is carried out in three different topics: vision, archeo, scientia.
FIAT LUX AT ARZACHENA
The ribbon-cutting is scheduled for Thursday, August 2nd at 9:00 p.m., Santa Lucia church, with the performance On/off by Francesca Massa.
At 10:00 p.m. The show takes place at San Pietro church with the performance Le petit feux de la ramp and at the nearby Piazza Risorgimento the Association VOES presents the publishing project Patrimonio a lunga esposizione – Età Nuragica, a suggestive visual storytelling about the Nuraghi and the archaeological heritage.
FIAT LUX AND THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES AT PORTO CERVO
Friday, August 3rd from 8:00 p.m. to Midnight the festival stops at the following spots: Nuraghe Albucciu, Nuraghe La Prisgiona and its Nuragic village, the Giants’Tomb of Coddu ‘ecchju and the monument Il Fungo (the Mushroom rock). At the same time, at the Piazzetta of Porto Cervo, at 10:00 p.m. an artistic performance starts: Il Canto del Cuore (The song of your art).
FIAT LUX AT CANNIGIONE
Saturday, August 4th – Art meets Science and Technology through the works run by Fab Lab Olbia.
At 9:00 p.m., along the boardwalk, in the LED lab, people can make some light circuits by a 3D pen.
At 9:300 p.m. at Cannigione – Piazza San Giovanni, with a replica at 11:00 p.m, let yourselves be drawn into the magic of the narrative and 3D animation of the “Piccola storia del melo incantato” (The little story of a fairy apple tree).
At 10:00 p.m., on the beach, Les DanceursBoxeurs company on stage with the show What is my light?
THE GRAND FINALE AT ARZACHENA
Sunday, August 5th The festival ends with two different views of the Fiat Lux at Santa Lucia.
At 10:00 p.m., the front of the church and its stairway will be a sort of canvas for a painting full of lights, shapes and colours by Mousikè.
Later, on stage, the show Luce by the choreographer Aline Nari, dancer and scholar of theatre and literature. Dance, acting, graphic animation and ballast-lamp are the means to foster that seeker of questions, that philosopher who is deep inside in everyone, of any age.
Santa Lucia church (corso Garibaldi), di San Pietro church (via San Pietro), archaeological sites of Albucciu, La Prisgiona, Coddu ‘Ecchju.
Piazzetta centrale (in the centre of the village)
Piazza San Giovanni Battista, boardwalk, beach
Ufficio Turismo, piazza Risorgimento, 07021 Arzachena – 0789/844055
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