Clare Strand

The Great Magic

Selected artworks from the UniCredit Art Collection

20 october 2013 - 16 february 2014


The exhibition starts with the oldest works, including Dosso Dossi’s Psiche abbandonata da Amore (1525) and Antonio Carneo’s Aracne tesse la tela (better known as L’Indovina, c. 1660), presented in dialogue with an assortment of books on “magic” from the same period, and ends with works by the most recent generations of contemporary artists – from Christian Marclay to Grazia Toderi, from Markus Schinwald to Clare Strand, Elina Brotherus, Jeppe Hein, Beate Gütschow and Hans Op de Beeck – passing through masters like Gustav Klimt, Giorgio de Chirico, Fernand Léger, Edward Weston, Kurt Schwitters, Yves Klein, Arnulf Reiner, Georg Baselitz, Gerhard Richter, Peter Blake, Christo, Günter Brus, Hermann Nitsch, Mimmo Jodice, Gilberto Zorio, Giulio Paolini, Richard Long, Candida Höfer, Giuseppe Penone, Fischli and Weiss and Shirin Neshat, to mention just a few.