Ugo Rondinone, ‘Stars’, 2009, Weng Contemporary
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Ugo Rondinone

Stars, 2009

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41 3/10 × 29 2/5 in
105 × 74.7 cm
.
€1,650
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Shipping: €350 within Continental Europe, €850 rest of world
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Weng Contemporary
Zug

The vision of this vast space at dusk seems to come straight from a child’s imagination. Ugo …

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Ugo Rondinone
Swiss, b. 1964
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Ranging from installations to psychedelic paintings to large-scale drawings, Ugo Rondinone’s eclectic work balances on the razor’s edge between euphoria and depression. His signature incandescent colors and Pop references, as in his rainbow-hued and neon-lit sign pieces, turn cultural clichés (“Hell, Yes!”) into material for a contemporary Arte Povera, recycling old catchphrases, repurposed cement, or cast-off clothes. Similarly, his sculptures often transform everyday objects by casting them in bronze, giving them an artificial permanence that both underscores and denies their perishability. Rondinone represented Switzerland in the 52nd Venice Biennale.

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The vision of this vast space at dusk seems to come straight from a child’s imagination. Ugo Rondinone finds the perfect balance of white specks on impassive black backgrounds, horizons shattered by the intensity of the darkened volumes.

"My work is always very basic and almost childlike. It’s something people …

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Ugo Rondinone
Swiss, b. 1964
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Ranging from installations to psychedelic paintings to large-scale drawings, Ugo Rondinone’s eclectic work balances on the razor’s edge between euphoria and depression. His signature incandescent colors and Pop references, as in his rainbow-hued and neon-lit sign pieces, turn cultural clichés (“Hell, Yes!”) into material for a contemporary Arte Povera, recycling old catchphrases, repurposed cement, or cast-off clothes. Similarly, his sculptures often transform everyday objects by casting them in bronze, giving them an artificial permanence that both underscores and denies their perishability. Rondinone represented Switzerland in the 52nd Venice Biennale.

Ugo Rondinone

Stars, 2009

Silkscreen
41 3/10 × 29 2/5 in
105 × 74.7 cm
.
€1,650
Ships from Zug, CH
Shipping: €350 within Continental Europe, €850 rest of world
VAT included in price
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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