Paesagio con Rovine




  • Costas Varotsos visits Gibellina, a city where extensive rebuilding took place by renowned architects and artists after major earthquake destruction. He was invited by the art theoretician Achille Bonito Oliva in order to intervene with an artwork at the public space of Gibellina. Varotsos creates the Paesagio con Rovine (Landscape with Ruins), a column constructed with material derived from the city's rubble.

  • Location: Gibellina, Italy
  • StartDate: 1992-06-01
  • Dimensions: height 9m
  • Materials: Iron, marble, stone, glass