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Mr Zummo

The sudden loss of roots and affections due to an earthquake, is bearable only with the help of something that could preserve the remember of…

Il Sig. Zummo: scultura EVNI

Il poggiapiedi: arte contemporanea EVNI sculpture by Umberto Dattola Il Sig. Zummo EVNI: Mr Zummo

“An Unidentified Life-Giving Event  (EVNI is the acronym of Evento Vivificante Non Identificato) allows things to take life assuming other forms. Objects move in harmony with the passions of the owners of these objects. The event appears inexplicable. The investigation begin studying people, their experiences and the bonds between people and objects. The result is a passionate research on the sentiments of things.
From this concept born furnitures that can change shapes, growing to the sky, with long legs, becoming art sculptures. Every piece is accompanied with an intimate story that sheds light on the emotional relationship established with his owner. The result is a complex exhibition, where the craftsmanship is combined with stories”.