Sculptor Giuseppe Penone – famously part of the Italian movement Arte Povera, a group Inspired by the politics of 1960s and who often used everyday materials in their work – has created a twelve metre bronze cast of a tree for the latest Bloomberg Commission. 'Spazio di Luce' ('Space of Light') will be on display within the gallery and will be supported with a year-long programme of talks and events that explore the relationship between nature and the city.
|Venue name:||Whitechapel Gallery||Contact:|
77-82 Whitechapel High St
|Opening hours:||Tue-Sun 11am-6pm; Thu 11am-9pm. Christmas closure: Dec 24-26|
|Transport:||Tube: Aldgate East|