Giuseppe Penone: Matrice

Fendi–Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana

Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana—Quadrato della Concordia 3, Roma

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27 January – 16 July 2017This exhibition is now closed
Monday to Sunday 10am–8pm
Free admission
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Matrice is the first contemporary art exhibition held at the Palazzo della Civiltà Italiana, Fendi’s new headquarters since 2015. The exhibition is curated by Massimiliano Gioni, Associate Director and Director of Exhibitions at the New Museum in New York and Director of the Biennale di Venezia in 2013, and will include both historical works and new ones, purposely developed by Giuseppe Penone for the space.

Image Credits 1–Giuseppe Penone, Essere fiume 4, 1995-1996, allestimento Winterthur, 2013; 2–Giuseppe Penone, Spine d'acacia; 3–Giuseppe Penone, Foglie di pietra, 2013. Allestimento Gagosian Hong Kong 2016; 4–Giuseppe Penone, Abete, 2013 ; 5–Giuseppe Penone, Installation in Musée Des Beaux Arts Grenoble, 2014—all images copyright Giuseppe Penone and Fendi