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SISSA SUMMER FESTIVAL: two encounters between art and science at Miramare Park

30 July 2020
Artificial intelligence is the focus of the new edition

SISSA Summer Festival reaches its fourth edition with a new collaboration with the Museo Storico e il Parco del Castello di Miramare.

The theme of the Festival is artificial intelligence. In the wonderful setting of the Miramare Castle park, two shows that mix dramaturgy and technology, interventions on contrasts and image manipulation techniques, will be presented to the public on 7 and 8 August.

All events, all in Italian, are free.
Due to the safety rules for the health emergency related to COVID-19, it is mandatory to book by 6 August 2020 at the following address:


Friday 7 August 2020, 9.00 pm
SPIRAL: Shreds of the Future by Gigi Funcis and Lorenzo Acquaviva
Kaleb is one of the few survivors on Earth, after a mysterious and destructive event. He lives in an underground bunker with the only company of a digital assistant called Evelyn, programmed with the voice of his missing wife. Through odor simulation devices, faded memories and false hopes, Kaleb will shed light on what happened to the Earth and - more importantly for himself - what happened to his wife. Will he see her again?

Saturday 8 August 2020, 21:00
YISHI by Gigi Funcis
After an ordinary domestic tragedy, Abra slips in a coma. The Yishi program manages all its needs, trying to stem a malfunction that makes it perceive unique sensations. Fomented by the speeches of the irreverent insurer Moscar, a doubt begins to make its way into his synthetic brain: what really happened to Abra?