Among the works so-called oltremare ( ultramarine, "beyond the sea") there is Verso Oltremare ( Toward the Ultramarine), 1984, which consists of a large, triangular-shaped stone slab, positioned almost vertically and held in balance by a steel cable, so that the upper vertex inclines toward, but does not quite touch, a small rectangle of ultramarine blue painted on the wall.


  • Title: Toward the Ultramarine
  • Creator: Giovanni Anselmo
  • Date Created: 1984
  • Location Created: Rivoli, Italy

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