Michelangelo Pistoletto. Praemium Imperiale Award.
The Praemium Imperiale is a global arts prize awarded
annually by the Japan Art Association. Since its
inauguration in 1989, it has become a mark of the arts.
It is awarded in five fields: Painting, Sculpture,
Architecture, Music and Theatre/Film.
The Painting prize will be awarded this year to Michelangelo
Pistoletto in October 16th.
The book "La voce di Pistoletto" is released this month. The
artist talks about himself for the first time in
conversation with Alain Elkann.