Container lab in collaboration with Swiss Logistic Center at Wopart Lugano 2018
After last year’s success, WOPART, the first exhibition of works of art on paper, is getting ready for the 2018 edition, which will be held from 20 to 23 September at the Lugano Exhibition Centre. Container lab and Swiss Logistic Center (the Chiasso based multifunctional structure of the Omlog Group for artworks, collector’s cars and fine wines) will be present with a stand, where some works by Luca Bonfanti, one of the leading artists of the association, will be on display, and with an exhibition container in one of the most beautiful squares of Lugano.
“We are happy to take part in WOPART again this year – said Riccardo Fuochi, President of Container Lab and Ceo of Swiss Logistic Center – Our center wants to be a 360 degree pole of attraction for art by combining logistics and transport facilities with other services, such as exhibitions of contemporary artists, presentation of classical works, conferences and training opportunities through the organization of courses in painting, restoration and art management. Our aim is to promote our structure as a reference point for art and lifestyle throughout Ticino and in nearby Italy”.
The Swiss Logistics Center covers an area of 3,500 square meters, of which 1,200 hosting as storage vaults for paintings, sculptures, valuables, collections, archives of documents and luxury goods; in addition, there are an air-conditioned cell with storage capacity for up to 90-100,000 bottles of fine wine arranged in shelves, a restoration room, an exhibition room and a partially covered car storage room.