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Bill Viola Exhibition - Special Opening Preview

Hosted by the Consul of the Rome Art Galleries and Studios Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 04 Mar 12:00 - 13:00

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Bill Viola Exhibition - Special Opening Preview

PRESS CONFERENCE
exhibition "BILL VIOLA. Icons of Light"
Bonaparte Palace - Piazza Venezia, 5
Friday 4 March, 12.00

Palazzo Bonaparte opens the new exhibition season:
Bill Viola and Jago inaugurate their personal exhibitions in the historic building in the center of the capital.

Icon of Light is a *last minute* opening opportunity before the normal exhibition times.

Icon of Light is an ambitious project that will see Palazzo Bonaparte invaded from 5 March Protected content ten large installations created by the American video artist, Bill Viola. The artist has accustomed us to experiments with a high visual impact, able to guarantee an effect of involvement like few others. The New York artist, whose Italian-American origins are known, returns with an exhibition after the Sicilian intervention at the Royal Palace in Palermo.
Bill Viola's connection with the Bel Paese has been known for years
The prestigious palace, once the residence of Napoleon's mother, Maria Letizia Ramolino, inaugurated in Protected content , presented a new cultural proposal which, despite the premature interruption due to the spread of the pandemic, well presented the qualities of the new exhibition center in the heart of Rome .

--- PLS note: the presentation conference is open to journalists and press officers, and by invitation only.