Giuseppe Penone

Whitechapel Gallery , Whitechapel Saturday April 13 2013 11:00 - 18:00
Giuseppe Penone
Photo: David Parry / PA Wire The Bloomberg Commission: Giuseppe Penone Whitechapel Gallery Installation View
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
Address: 77-82 Whitechapel High St
E1 7QX
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