A Transparent Leaf Instead of the Mouth

Daniel Steegmann Mangrané
October 1, 2017 – January 21, 2018

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm

Inside the glass pavilion the artist has created a functioning ecosystem.

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

 

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17 (detail)

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

Stick and leaf insects inside the glass pavilion are camouflaged among the locally sourced plants.

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17 (detail)

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

Stick and leaf insects inside the glass pavilion are camouflaged among the locally sourced plants.

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Systemic Grid 17 (Window 1), 2015

Security glass, ornamental glass, mounts, concrete and wood pedestal, glass panel

259,3 x 122,5 x 1,3 cm

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Left: Spiral Forest 4, 2015

Fiber-based gelatin silver print
60 x 40 (unframed)

77 x 57 x 3 cm (framed)


Right: Systemic Grid 17 (Window 2), 2015

Security glass, ornamental glass, mounts, concrete and wood pedestal, glass panel 258,2 x 125,5 x 1,3 cm

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Left: Spiral Forest 4, 2015

Fiber-based gelatin silver print
60 x 40 (unframed)

77 x 57 x 3 cm (framed)


Right: Systemic Grid 17 (Window 2), 2015

Security glass, ornamental glass, mounts, concrete and wood pedestal, glass panel 258,2 x 125,5 x 1,3 cm

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Exhibition view: A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, Museu Serralves, Porto, 2017-18


Center: Upsylon, 2013

230 x 180 x 320 cm

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

 

Exhibition view: A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, Museu Serralves, Porto, 2017-18

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

Left: Systemic Grid 17 (Window 2), 2015

Security glass, ornamental glass, mounts, concrete and wood pedestal, glass panel 258,2 x 125,5 x 1,3 cm 


Right: Spiral Forest 4, 2015

Fiber-based gelatin silver print

60 x 40 (unframed)

77 x 57 x 3 cm (framed)

 

The neon lights in the skylight were covered with a green filter. As the natural light entering through the skylight diminishes and the ratio of artificial light increases, the green tint in the exhibition space becomes more intense.

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

 

Systemic Grid 17 (Window 2), 2015 (detail)

Security glass, ornamental glass, mounts, concrete and wood pedestal, glass panel 258,2 x 125,5 x 1,3 cm

 

Exhibition view: A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, Museu Serralves, Porto, 2017-18

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead Of The Mouth, 2016-17

Glass, metal, ecosystem with stick and leaf insects

250 x 500 x 500 cm 

 

Photo © Andrea Rossetti

A Transparent Leaf Instead of the Mouth

Daniel Steegmann Mangrané
Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Serralves, Porto
October 1, 2017 – January 21, 2018
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The Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art in Porto presents an immersive exhibition by Daniel Steegmann Mangrané. This exhibitions forms part of the Contemporary Projects programme – a dynamic platform for the presentation of works using different disciplines to develop new art forms that are relevant to a younger generation.

 

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