AN OPENING reception was held on Saturday, September 11, at Industry Gallery in Washington, D.C. for New York-based Italian designer and architect Antonio Pio Saracino’s first solo U.S. solo exhibition, and premieres new work in Nature/Data.
THE EXHIBITION, which runs through October 30, 2010, premieres two new designs, and features work created mostly during the past year and introduces two large-scale models of triumphal arches representing Italian emigration to North and South America. The works in the exhibition are created in plywood, metal, carbon fiber and synthetics and abstract from natural forms such as molecules, leaves, blossoms, and crystals.
THE EXHIBITION IS in collaboration with the Italian Cultural Institute in Washington. Industry Gallery is located at 1358 Florida Ave., N.E., Suite 200, Washington, D.C. 20002, and is open Wednesday – Saturday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., and by appointment. For more information: www.industrygallerydc.com.