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Getulio Alviani

Estimate
40,000 - 60,000 GBP
Sold
93,750 GBP
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Description

  • Getulio Alviani
  • Superficie a testure vibratile
  • signed, titled and variously inscribed on the reverse
  • aluminium plates on board

Provenance

Private Collection, Italy

Acquired from the above by the present owner

Catalogue Note

“We worked — with diligence and without the desire for fame — on optical problems, perception, virtual images, the intrinsic dynamism of the work, the intervention of the spectator, on light and space, on seriality, new materials and on an unseen presentation of what was known, with mathematics and exact forms as a base. All of this was conducted with a new spirit, with a rationality and logic that promoted new operative modes, different expressive possibilities and all those elaborated phenomena, ideologies and psychologies relative to the problems of the visual and the optical.”

Getulio Alviani cited in: 'Notes and Memories on Kinetic Art by One of its Protagonists', Flash Art, 2007

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