ALIGHIERO BOETTI, Tutto (detail), 1994, Embroidery on canvas, Museum für Moderne Kunst, Frankfurt am Main.
Alighiero e Boetti: Waiting for the show to open on Monday
Alighiero Boetti's Maps
an inspiring Italian artists, who dedicated almost all his time in documenting the world map year after year whilst recognizing the influence of capitalism, and colonialism. Exhibition is coming to an end, so catch it if you can
"Tutto" Alighiero Boetti - embroidered canvas
Alighiero E Boetti (1940–1994) was one of the most important and influential Italian artists of the twentieth century. He was a key member of the Arte Povera group of young Italian artists in the late 1960s which was working in radically new ways using simple materials. This will be the first solo show by an Arte Povera artist at Tate Modern. Boetti used industrial materials associated with Turin’s booming economy and later made works using postage stamps, biro pens, and magazine covers. His…
Alighiero Boetti, Donnina - Superfiga
Alternandosi e Dividendosi Seicento Veinticinque Lettere dai Cento Colori i , Colori del Mondo per Poi Divenire un Solo Colore il colore della Terre e , Poi Novamiente Separarsi Disperdendosi nel Tempo il Tempo del Divenire per Poi Diventare Vento. // Alighiero Boetti // 1989