The third edition of Forward starts on the biggest screen in Switzerland: the Filmtheatre at the Swiss Museum of Transport, where we will show An Index of Metals. In this video opera created shortly before his premature death in 2004, the Italian Fausto Romitelli transgressed all boundaries of genre. Sound, video projection and lighting, new music, rock and techno, instrumental sonorities and the electronically filtered soprano of Sofia Jernberg all merge together into a “magma of flowing tones, shapes, and colors” — an overwhelming synesthetic, and even psychedelic, experience. The French artist Clara Maïda similarly intertwines video and music in Web Studies, reflecting on our hyper-connected world in which “every micro movement can induce an intense upheaval …”
Arrival | Parking Facilities
The Museum of Transport can be reached by public transport in 8-10 minutes. Along the lake promenade you can reach the Museum of Transport on foot in 30 minutes.
Arriving by train & bus
From Lucerne train station 8 minutes by train (S3 or Voralpenexpress) to stop “Luzern Verkehrshaus”. 10 minutes by bus no. 6, 8 or 24 to bus stop “Verkehrshaus”.
Take advantage of a 40% discount on public transport to Lucerne. You can find more Information here: to the SBB offer.
Access to venues | Late admission
The concert box office opens one hour before the start of the event.
In The Swiss Museum of Transport you can find the Brasserie-Restaurant with Café Bar and the Mercato self-service restaurant.
Within walking distance of all event venues you can find a wide variety of restaurants, bars, and cafés. The Lucerne Tourism office will gladly assist you in making your selection. Overview of Lucerne Tourism