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Hiroshi Sugimoto - Modern Times

From: 05-06-2014 To: 12-10-2014
Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa
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At Fondazione Bevilacqua of Venice the first Italian exhibition of photographs by Hiroshi Sugimoto.

On the occasion of the 14th international Architecture Exhibition the Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa in Venice presents the new solo exhibition of Hiroshi Sugimoto. Until October 12th 2014 you will have the exclusive chance to admire 11 architectural photographs by the Japanese artist of famous international museums andwell-known monuments: from the Johnson Wax Building by Frank Lloyd Wright to the Einstein Tower by Erich Mendelsohn, to two of the most important sites of contemporary art in the world, the London Serpentine Gallery and the New York Museum of Modern Art. Hiroshi Sugimoto, considered to be one of the most authoritative protagonists of the contemporary photography scene, chooses an evocative approach in his works, dissolving the boundaries of time and memory and investigating the very essence of places. The result are fascinating studies often focused on the interplay between art, history, science and religion, combining Eastern philosophies with various elements of Western culture. The selection of works on display in the elegant spaces of Palazzetto Tito in Venice continues the major research started in the mid-'90s with the Architecture series, a rich set of dedicated to the icons of world architecture, including the Eiffel Tower, the Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao and the famous church by Le Corbusier, Notre-Dame-du-Haut. Opening hours 10.30-17.30 Closed on Monday and Tuesday Tickets full price: 5€ reduced price: 3 €  


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Hiroshi Sugimoto – Modern Times