Latest commission in the Monumenta series,a major sculpture; Leviathan' by Anish Kapoor is installed at the Grand Palais Paris, May/June 2011. The CD-audio records comments by the artist and curator Jean de Loisy + a studio preview of 'Orbit', in progress for the London Olympics 2012. In a press briefing at the studio 11th March 2011, the artist describes the Monumenta project and 'Orbit' the 23 metre tower for the 2012 London Olympics. Journalists examine scale models and question the artist, with a further presentation by curator and commissioner Jean de Loisy, accompanied by Mark Sanchez from the CNAP Paris. The review includes background texts of the Lisson Gallery show 1985, 'Ascension' 2007, shown in Venice 2011, the Royal Academy exhibition 2009, then views 'Leviathan'in Paris on 25th May.
Publisher: CV Publications