Launch of Torrent in Paris / Private Viewing
Galerie Jérôme Poggi, Paris, October 30, 2012
In 2012 Burger Collection commissioned a presentation of the film by Vittorio Santoro entitled A Large Sheet of Glass Dropped from Shoulder Height (2012) in the form of a montage consisting of source material, stills, production shots, quotes from the artist about the film as well as an introductory note. Hannah Harper, the assistant Director on the film, was invited to conceive and realize the presentation together with Torrent editors Daniel Kurjakovic and Linda Jensen.
The presentation, in 2D format on a large table surface with materials with facsimiles, texts and prints, coincided with Santoro’s solo show C’était le contraire d’un voyage/It Was The Opposite of a Voyage at Galerie Jérôme Poggi. This was to foreshadow his contribution in Torrent No. 1 which you can download here.
View of exhibition V. Santoro „C`était le contraire d’un voyage“,
ground level and sublevel, at Galerie Jérôme Poggi, Paris
(Photo: Alain Kantarjian)
(Photos, except of Torrent spread: Alain Kantarjian)