Fragile? / a cura di / edited by Mario Codognato.

Title: 
Fragile? / a cura di / edited by Mario Codognato.

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Description: 
143 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
Other Authors: 
Codognato, Mario, editor
Niola, Marino, essayist
Fondazione "Giorgio Cini", host institution.
Edition: 
First edition.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
145388
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Notes: 
Catalog of an exhibition held at the Fondazione Giorgio Cini, Venice, Italy, Apr. 8-July 28, 2013.
Includes bibliographical references.
"In the context of Venetian glassmaking and its peculiar artisan connotations, Fragile? aims at taking a different, yet equally important, aspect into account, namely the use of glass as a found object, with specific metaphorical and linguistic features"--Back cover.
Parallel text in English and Italian.
Contents: 
La pura vetrità = The truth in glass / Mario Codognato --
Through the looking-glass / Marino Niola --
Ai Weiwei --
Giovanni Anselmo --
David Batchelor --
Walead Beshty --
Joseph Beuys --
Monica Bonvicini --
Cyril de Commarque --
Michael Craig-Martin --
Marcel Duchamp --
Luciano Fabro --
Matias Faldbakken --
Ceal Floyer --
Claire Fontaine --
Gilbert & George --
David Hammons --
Mona Hatoum --
Damien Hirst --
Joseph Kosuth --
Jannis Kounellis --
Barry Le Va --
Mario Merz --
Carsten Nicolai --
Giuseppe Penone --
Gerhard Richter --
Pipilotti Rist --
Keith Sonnier --
Lawrence Weiner --
Rachel Whiteread.
ISBN: 
9788857219127
8857219127