A skeleton juts out into the Skyline of Florence


It is one of more than 100 contemporary works shown in the exhibition “Ytalia – Energy, Thoughts, Beauty” in several places and in various museums in the Tuscan capital.

Directly in front of the famous panoramic view of the city, a 24-Meter-long artificial skeleton, a sculpture by the Italian artist Gino de Dominicis. At the time it steals all the historical Treasures of the city a little bit of the Show. Florence is considered the cradle of the Renaissance. Visitors try to capture the monumental work as a photo subject.

The exhibition “Ytalia – Energy, Thoughts, Beauty” of wool, the historical and artistic heritage of the city with the art of the 20th century. Century in the dialogue, said in an announcement.

The giant skeleton of “Calamita Cosmica” is the Belvedere since Wednesday at the Forte di with views of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore to see.

The exhibition officially begins at 2. June and lasts until the beginning of October. Also on show will be works by the in February, the dead artist Jannis Kounellis and other important “Arte Povera”-representatives such as Luciano Fabro, or Giovanni Anselmo.

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