Working in the legacy of Arte Povera, Rico creates dynamic settings that reveal the complexity of our contemporary global condition, pairing organic and natural objects with the man-made and artificial to devise his dense and poetic sculptures. In this work, gold leaf flags are attached to the end of tree branches. As viewers engage with the piece, walking by, the gold leaf slightly moves, activating the work.
About The Gallery
Founded in Paris in 1990 by Emmanuel Perrotin, then 21 years old, the gallery has become one of the most