Skip to Content

Art Gallery of Ontario

Keyword Site Search

Art Matters Blog

Tomorrow: Meet the artist Giuseppe Penone

March 2nd, 2010

Giuseppe Penone working on Versailles Cedar, 2000-2003

Giuseppe Penone will be talking about his work this Wednesday, March 3 at 7 p.m. in Baillie Court. Here he is seen working on Versailles Cedar, 2000-2003 currently installed in Galleria Italia. Penone arrives at these forms by carving the tree trunk leaving the knots in place until they emerge as limbs, revealing the sapling within. Click here for tickets.