What a spectacular space and beautiful wood! - Artist Giuseppe Penone carefully removes the rings of growth to reveal the ‘sapling within’. By carving out the inside of a tree trunk and leaving the knots in place, they eventually emerge as tiny limbs.
A new sculpture by Anish Kapoor 'Tall Tree and the Eye' is displayed in the courtyard of The Royal Academy on September 2009 in London. The Anish Kapoor exhibition runs from September 26 to December 2009 at The Royal Academy.