In the northernmost point of the Adriatic Sea, in a city that has the relationship with the sea and the summer one of his traits of identity, the air mattress in bright colors, symbol of holidays and carefree, is marked by a black outline.

The installation is an expanse of bright colors that catch the eye and curiosity of the public from away distance but, like a mirage in the summer, the feelings change rapidly approaching the observer: the black silhouette, increasingly sharp, make uncomfortable, create confusion and raise questions.

 

MARE NOSTRUM work in progress video | duration 00:31

 

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MARE NOSTRUM work in progress video | duration 00:24

 

Il Piccolo di Trieste, May 17th 2015 > read article