Gagarin II  (Sphinx/31 January 1962), 2012

Gagarin II (Sphinx/31 January 1962), 2012

Sculpture silkscreen on 35 copper elements (each element silkscreened individually, each element approx. 30 x 30 x 0.3 cm, overall dim. approx.  200 x 150 cm) Edition 1/3 (+1 A.C.) Photo: Marco Blessano; © Vittorio Santoro Silkscreen on copper plates by Black Church Print Studio, Dublin Installation view: Fondation d’Entreprise Ricard, Paris, March 2012 “…the […]

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Gagarin I  (Impenetrable Corner/108 Minutes a Day), 2012

Gagarin I (Impenetrable Corner/108 Minutes a Day), 2012

Installation Pencil on wall, cables, suspen- sion devices, 6 bulbs with china base, programmed light cycle (the bulbs are lightened up 108 minutes per day, each day at a different hour), electronic devices (6-channel Dimmer-box, Lan-box), red adhesive tape. Dimensions vary with installation. Edition 1/3 (+1 A.C.) Photo: Marco Blessano; © Vittorio Santoro Installation view: […]

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How Could ‘Godot’ End ? (Date Painting < | > Neutron Star),  2011

How Could ‘Godot’ End ? (Date Painting < | > Neutron Star), 2011

Vintage tear-off calendar page, pigment print and captions on paper in artist’s plexiglass frame, overall dimensions: 111x128x14 cm Photo: Henning Moser © Vittorio Santoro Installation view Galerie Campagne Première, Berlin Sept. 2011 This work is a montage of the illustration of a recently discovered dead star whose light continues reaching us – even after its extinction […]

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The World Was Full of Objects and Events and Sounds That Are Known to be Real…, 2011

The World Was Full of Objects and Events and Sounds That Are Known to be Real…, 2011

A group of twenty collages (newspaper images on paper) mounted on gray painted wood in plexiglass frame (120x136x 12cm); each collage titled, dated and signed verso Photo: Henning Moser © Vittorio Santoro Installation view: Galerie Campagne Première, Berlin Sept. 2011 “…This is also exemplary of Santoro’s work, which – even though evoking intricate allusions – […]

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Letters To People (Silence Destroys Consequences), 2010-11

Letters To People (Silence Destroys Consequences), 2010-11

A group of 97 letters and 96 envelopes Unique Photo: Amélie Chassary © Vittorio Santoro Installation view: Rosascape, Paris, June 2011 Over the course of a period of time (March 2010–October 2011) I wrote an instruction letter either to people I met occasionally on the street or subway, or to people I already knew (friends, […]

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