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Stanza [Room] (1987)

Stanza [Room] (1987)

Part of

People

  • Gianni Pettena (archive creator)
  • Gianni Pettena (artist)

Title

Stanza [Room] (1987)

Dates of creation

circa 1987-2015

Level of archival description

Project

Extent and Medium

  • 7 digital files (26 MB)
  • 3 textual documents
  • 1 drawing

Scope and Content

The project series documents "Stanza", an installation presented in the exhibition "Beneaugurando" at the Galleria Megapoli, in Milan in 1987. The installation consists of a tent made of white gauze built in the gallery. "Only the openings made at the four corners, at the junctions of the four walls, permitted entry into a quadrangular space with a ceiling in the form of a low pyramid, where there was continuity between the walls and ceiling as in a cave." [1] This installation was also presented in the exhibition "Sistemi binari 1" at the Galleria Neon Campobase, in Bologna in 2008.

The project series contains a sketch for the installation and promotional material from the Galleria Megapoli about the installation, including a press release and a promotional card.

Source:

[1] Gianni Pettena website, https://www.giannipettena.it/italiano/opere-1/inst-room-1987/ (last accessed 11 December 2019).

Reference Number

AP207.S1.1987.PR03

Location

Milan Italy

Language of material

English, Italian

Inventory

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    • Reference Number: AP207.S1.1987.PR03.001
    • Title: Sketch and promotional material, Stanza
    • Dates of creation: circa 1987
    • Form: textual records
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Gianni Pettena (archive creator)
    • Gianni Pettena (artist)

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 3 textual documents
    • 1 drawing

    Dimensions:

    sheet: 19 x 21.5 cm

    Credit line:

    Gianni Pettena fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Gianni Pettena/
    Gift of Gianni Pettena

    Folder Number:

    207-005-048

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    • Reference Number: AP207.S1.1987.PR03.002
    • Title: Photographs of the installation, digitized drawing, and project description, Stanza
    • Dates of creation: 2001 - 2015
    • Form: drawings, born digital, photographs
    • Catalogued items within this file 0

    People:

    • Gianni Pettena (archive creator)

    Description:

    Most common file formats: JPEG File Interchange Format, Microsoft Word for Windows, Tagged Image File Format

    Quantity / Object type:

    1 File

    Extent and Medium:

    • 6 digital files (26 MB)

    Credit line:

    Gianni Pettena fonds
    Collection Centre Canadien d'Architecture/
    Canadian Centre for Architecture, Montréal;
    Don de Gianni Pettena/
    Gift of Gianni Pettena

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