Turin - Exhibition

Petrit Halilaj

Fondazione Merz

08 Mar 201721 May 2017

Fondazione Mario Merz, on occasion of the Mario Merz Prize – 2nd Edition Finalists Exhibition, presents a show by the artist Petrit Halilaj. The exhibition consists in some new site specific sculptures from his ongoing project “ABETARE” that was presented for the first time in 2015 at the Kölnischer Kunstverein in Cologne. His steel works are representing in huge dimensions, drawings and sketches made by the students of the primary school in Runik, where the artist was born.

The finalists of the Mario Merz Prize – 2nd Edition Art Section are: Francesco Arena, Petrit Halilaj, Gili Lavy, Shahryar Nashat and Suha Traboulsi.

  • Petrit Halilaj, ABETARE, 2017, installation view at Fondazione Merz, TorinoPetrit Halilaj, ABETARE, 2017, installation view at Fondazione Merz, Torino

Related Artists

Petrit Halilaj. Photo by Enver Bylykbashi

Petrit Halilaj

Curators

Beatrice Merz

Beatrice Merz

Special Events

Destination: Turin
Where: Fondazione Merz
Type: Opening

Opening Reception

Contacts & Details

OPENING:
tue, wed, thu, fri, sat, sun 11:00 am - 7:00 pm

CLOSING DAYS:
mon

ADMISSION:
€ 5; concessions € 3,5

ESTABLISHED:
2005

SPACE:
3,200 mq m2

T: +39 011 19719437 M: info@fondazionemerz.org W: Fondazione Merz
ADDRESS:
Via Limone, 24 Torino, 10141 Italia