Massimo Vitali, ‘Picnic Allee’, 2000, IFAC Arts
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Massimo Vitali

Picnic Allee, 2000

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180 × 220 in
457.2 × 558.8 cm
Edition of 9
This is part of a limited edition set.
$78,000
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New York City, Athens, London
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New York City, Athens, +1 more

Certainly one of the most iconic Vitali’s photograph. This piece was firstly shown at The Venice …

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Massimo Vitali
Italian, b. 1944
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Best known for his large-format color photographs of beach scenes, Massimo Vitali has worked as a photojournalist, cinematographer, and fine arts photographer. Early in his career, Vitali developed mistrust in the capacity of documentary photography to reproduce the complexities of reality, which drew him away from photojournalism and instead towards a more conceptual practice. In his “Beach Series” (1995-), he photographed people on Italian beaches—shooting from podiums as high as five meters—as a commentary on the sinister elements, like “cosmetic fakery […] commodified leisure […] and rigid conformism,” behind scenes of supposed normality.

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Certainly one of the most iconic Vitali’s photograph. This piece was firstly shown at The Venice Biennale in 2001 curated by Harald Szeeman and it is present in the Guggenheim collection NY as well in the UBS art collection, among others. It is an edition of 9 - the entire edition was sold out long ago, it is the only …

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Hand-signed by artist, sticker label, Signed and numbered edition of 6 on verso
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Massimo Vitali
Italian, b. 1944
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Best known for his large-format color photographs of beach scenes, Massimo Vitali has worked as a photojournalist, cinematographer, and fine arts photographer. Early in his career, Vitali developed mistrust in the capacity of documentary photography to reproduce the complexities of reality, which drew him away from photojournalism and instead towards a more conceptual practice. In his “Beach Series” (1995-), he photographed people on Italian beaches—shooting from podiums as high as five meters—as a commentary on the sinister elements, like “cosmetic fakery […] commodified leisure […] and rigid conformism,” behind scenes of supposed normality.

Massimo Vitali

Picnic Allee, 2000

C-print
180 × 220 in
457.2 × 558.8 cm
Edition of 9
This is part of a limited edition set.
$78,000
Ships from New York City, NY, US
Shipping: $1,200 domestic only
Location
New York City, Athens, London
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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