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Fields of Gold, Sensor City, Liverpool

Fields of Gold is a 700sq.m glass façade artwork that reflects the ideas of sensor technology for Sensor City, an innovation centre in the Knowledge Quarter of the University Enterprise Zone in Liverpool, designed by artist Julian Stocks and glass manufacturer Ariño Duglass collaborating as ArtistFacade.com. Ariño Duglass, the glass laminator, working with Novum Structures, wrapped Sensor City’s exterior in an abstract pattern on the … Continue reading

Yutaka Sone – Vendemmia d’Artista 2013 vintage – L’Eleganza

Each year, Ornellaia, the Italian winemaker, commission an artist to interpret the distinctive character of each individual vintage. The project was launched in 2009, and for the 8th edition of Vendemmia d’Artista, the Japanese artist Yutaka Sone, has been commissioned to interpret the characteristic of Ornellaia 2013 vintage – L’Eleganza. Yutaka Sone has created special-edition … Continue reading

John Armleder – L’Incanto – Ornellaia 2012 – Vendemmia d’Artista

John Armleder has created a series of individual wine label designs and been commissioned to create a site-specific artwork for the Ornellaia estate at Bolghieri on the Tuscan coast in Italy to interpret L’Incanto – The Enchantment, for the 2015 Vendemmia d’Artista art project. The seventh in an annual programme of commissions merging art and oenology. The commission … Continue reading

Rodney Graham – L’Infinito – Vendemmia d’Artista – Ornellaia 2011

Canadian artist Rodney Graham created wine labels and a book of poems to interpret L’Infinito – The Infinity, for the 2014 Vendemmia d’Artista art project, The sixth in an annual programme of commissions by the Ornellaia winery at Bolghieri on the Tuscan coast in Italy merging art and oenology. Rodney Graham was invited to reflect on the … Continue reading

Sinta Tantra: The Eccentricity of Zero. 23 May – 4 November 2013

Sinta Tantra’s glass sculpture, The Eccentricity of Zero, refers both to geometry of the perfect circle and to the flamboyant fusion of light and colour. In geometry, ‘eccentricity’ is the measure of the deviation of a curve from the perfect circle and the circle’s ‘eccentricity is zero’. The sculpture comprises two glass circles overlaid with geometric and brightly coloured … Continue reading