POETRY PASSAGE#7: EGILL SÆBJÖRNSSON, THE STAIRS

By : Národnígalerie v Praze (National Gallery in Prague

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Dukelských hrdinů 47, Prague 7-Holešovice, Czechia
24 Oct, 2018 ( Start )
03 Feb, 2019 ( End )
Opening Hours
- Monday :   Closed
- Tuesday :   10:00 - 18:00
- Wednesday :   10:00 - 18:00
- Thursday :   10:00 - 18:00
- Friday :   10:00 - 18:00
- Saturday :   10:00 - 18:00
- Sunday :   10:00 - 18:00

Description



THE STAIRS is Icelandic artist, Egill Sæbjörnsson’s poetry in motion. In this site-specific work, self-generative video turns the Poetry Passage staircase into a playground of chance and improvisation. As such, Sæbjörnsson's contemplative piece becomes a reflection upon a difference and repetition that govern the routines of our lives. Never at the same pace, nor at the controlled rhythm, the balls come now and then, like the particles in space or the rain drops on the Autumn day...