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  • Grazia Toderi, Mirabilia Urbis, 2012, two-channel video, sound, continuous loop. Installation view.

    Grazia Toderi

    MAXXI - Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo

    Mapping earth and sky from airborne viewpoints, Grazia Toderi challenges both gravity and the horizon, calling into question the facts

    of objective reality and representing, in a theater of wonders, the relationship between the human world and the universe, between terrestrial geometry and that of the firmament. In the five video pieces in this show, which cover more than ten years of work, Toderi utilizes computer-animated aerial photographs of Rome to reveal a city dense with luminous energy, an astonishing living organism that breathes and emits pulsating signals. The vestiges of the city’s

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