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Anselmo Giovanni

 

 

Anselmo Giovanni

(1934— ).

Italian artist who works with stone, metal, wood and whose concerns are energy, gravity, space, time and infinity, e.g. Verso Infinite (1969). One of the original members of the *Arte Povera group whose proponent Germano Celant said of A.'s work that it 'exalts precariousness'. From 1969 he began using words which more explicitly connected images and ideas as in *Conceptual art. In the 1980s A. created site-specific installations.

 


Torsion
1968

 

 


Torsion
1968

 


Il panorama con mano che lo indica
1982

 


Grays Lightening toward 'Oltremare'
1988

 


Entering the Work
1971
Photographic emulsion on canvas.

 


Verso I' infinito

 


Torsione

 


Trecento Milioni di Anni

 


Untitled

 


Untitled

 


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