Presentation on theme: "21/07/12 SPOONING by Subodh Gupta. 21/07/12 HIS LIFE SUBODH GUPTA was born in 1964 in Bihar in India, and now he lives in New Delhi, where he moved on."— Presentation transcript:
21/07/12 HIS LIFE SUBODH GUPTA was born in 1964 in Bihar in India, and now he lives in New Delhi, where he moved on completing his art and theater studies. He studied at the College of Art, Patna from 1983 to 1988, before moving to New Delhi where he currently lives and works. Trained as a painter, he went on to experiment with a variety of media. His work encompasses sculpture, installation, painting, photography, performance and video.
21/07/12 Title of the work seen at the exhibition: Spooning Produced in 2009 The work consists of two stainless steel spoons over 2.5 meters long. They are resting on the floor like a couple of lovers.
21/07/12 Our opinions We think this work is beautiful. The spoons are enormous. It made us feel hungry because we use spoons when we have lunch or dinner. In our opinion the work represents a couple of lovers.
21/07/12 His message Sudodh Gupta wants to comunicate his love because the spoons are one next to the other.
21/07/12 Sitography and bibliography Palazzo Grassi: http://www.palazzograssi.it/en/exhibition/in-praise-of-doubt/room-map/subodh-gupta Wikipedia.en http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Subodh_Gupta Punta della Dogana Artists' file from Punta della Dogana office
21/07/12 Thank you for watching our presentation. The authors are: Nicolò Pozzato Elenavittoria Alberi Mario Giuliani Teacher: Cristina Richieri - March 2012 3F Istituto Comprensivo Parolari Scuola E. Fermi Zelarino (Venice)