Discovering the artist: Roni Horn The name of the artist is Roni Horn. She was born in 1955 in New York. Her work was produced in 2009/2010 in the United States but it is now exposed in Italy. To make this work she used some glass blocks.The glass blocks evoke petrified well water: the sides are translucent and the corners ridged. The artist plays on the different meanings of “well”: 1) bene 2) pozzo. The expression “Well and truly” means: “Bello e buono” The work refers to water, a symbol of changeability, ambiguity and uncertain identity because it has an infinity of meanings and forms. The work can appear different if you watch it from a different observer’s position or in a different light. This work is placed in a room with big windows through which you can see real water, Venice and the lagoon. While watching this work we felt immersed in a feeling of soul freshness.
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Sitography and Bibliography http://dailyserving.com/ http://www.palazzograssi.it/http://minimalexposition.blogspot.co m/2009/10/roni-horn-aka-roni-horn.html Artists'file from Punta della dogana Museumhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roni_Hornhttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roni_Horn
The end This power point was made by: Trovato Cristina, Trevisan Riccardo, Cristofalo Linda, Ballarin Nicolò, Nogarin Samuele. Teachers: C. Richieri and A. Bellot – March 2012 Istituto Comprensivo Parolari, Scuola Enrico Fermi, Zelarino (Venice) 0…/01/12
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