Zoom Squares, 1967/68
Light-Room-Installation with five projectors.
"It is our task [...] to give ideas which can only be expressed optically but not for example verbally, and otherwise would stay unarticulated, a concrete realization"
(from: "Gianni Colombo. Kinetic Objects - Structures - Rooms", Kunsthalle Baden-Baden 1976)
Born in Milan, 1937
1960 co-founder of the "T-group" in Milan
1963 one of the organizers of "Nouvelle Tendence"
1968 first prize at the XXXIV Biennale di Venezia
Died in Melzo, Milano, 1993
The reconstruction of the room installation "Zoom Squares" was carried out with the generous support of Archivio Gianni Colombo in Milan.