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As part of the Liverpool Visual Arts Biennial, Richard Wilson is in the center of the city. With his creation "Turning the place over" a facade fragment rotates 360 ° under the gaze of passersby.

A stone's throw from Moorfields station, the British sculptor Richard Wilson has performed an ovoid cutting 8 meters in diameter in the front of Cross Keys House. The fragment, then pivoted, rotates and oscillates on 360 °, hinting building bowels.

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A visible work until the end of the year 2008 and which is reminiscent of the work of American artist Gordon Matta-Clark, Famous for its interventions on abandoned buildings in which he realized large geometric openings, cutting facades, walls, floors or ceilings.

To know more, visit the Liverpool Biennial website

source: Liverpool Biennial 2008

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