bolzano-italy

Gabriel Kuri

MUSEION of Modern and Contemporary Art Bolzano

“Soft Information in Your Hard Facts” was the title of this exhibition, which brought together twenty works Gabriel Kuri made over the past seven years. Some had been conceived specifically for the Museion building, which the artist had modified for the occasion. The exhibition was installed on the top floor, which was separated into three distinct zones. Climbing the stairs, the visitor first arrived in a large empty space formed by the construction of two white, apparently solid walls. Yet one immediately noticed two small interventions at the center of each wall, facing each other: a small, white relief on the wall to the right, a colored one on the left. An examination of the other sides of the walls revealed that the double intervention was not what it appeared to be. An enormous white banner covered the entire surface of the back of the right wall. A bottle had been introduced at

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