HUBOUT provides professional and creative training for students and young professionals.

11 young creatives, selected through an open call by Cinisello Balsamo Municipality, are working in the Pertini Cultural Centre.

The Hubout team thought up:


ZAC – Zone Artistiche Condivise (Shared Artistic Zones)

An art project involving the city of Cinisello Balsamo in a shared creative process involving citizens and artists in residence, to experience new tools in communication and knowledge sharing.

After a few months of training in the city, meeting neighborhood groups and local associations, curators and promoters have chosen projects and artistic events to work closely with the city and its inhabitants, with dialogue and direct engagement of city residents.

4 young artists were sent to work in the city and to envision artistic projects.

Citizens voted for the project to realize in Cinisello Balsamo.

The winning project of Orizzontale (Horizontal) collective:



Eugenia Delfini, Jacopo De Gennaro, Elena Malara, Matteo Efrem Rossi, curators
Gaia Deflorian, press office
Elena Rossella Lana, Ilaria Salerio, Luca Santomauro, grapich, web and comunication
Arianna Errico, Sabrina Savoca organization and fundraising
Francesca Maserati, educational

Head of the project: Massimo Capano, United Operative Policies for young people, Municipality of Cinisello Balsamo
Artistic director: Matteo Balduzzi, Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea
Training and coordination: Pierpaolo Forello, MARSE Onlus Association
Project manager: Cristina Bulessi and Chiara Buzzi


– open call: October 27-28, 2012
Creatives by profession
meetings and dialogues on cultural professions introducing project Hubout

– selection of candidates: November 2012

– workshop in Fermo: November 16-18, 2012

– training in Cinisello Balsamo and design of art projects: January-March 2013

– presentation of project ZAC: April 13, 2013

– ideas, suggestions and projects gathering: May-June 2013

– participated project design: July 2013

– project selection: September 30 – October 6, 2013

– announcement of the winner: October 7, 2013

– realization: May 5-14, 2014




HUBOUT is supported by the Department of Youth – Presidency of the Council of Ministers and by the National Association of Italian Municipalities.

The project is realized by the Municipality of Cinisello Balsamo and Fermo.
Art direction: Museo di Fotografia Contemporanea.
Training and coordination: Marse Onlus Association.

ARCI La Quercia, ARCI Varieazioni, Calypso, Orto delle Arti, Step09, Officina Binaria, Il Torpedone, Ist. Istr. Sup. Giuseppe Peano, Ist. Istr. Sup. Giulio Casiraghi.