Catalogo De La Exposicion El Palacio De Cristal
written by Guillermo Santamaria
Actar | ISBN 9788480262545
Hardback – 162 pages
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Orozco presented in the Crystal Palace three pieces in large format: Sombra entre los aros del aire (Shade between the airrings), 2003; Oval con pendulo (Oval with pendulum), 1996 and Mesa de ping-pong con estanque (Ping pong table with pond), 2005, produced in Paris for this exhibition. In medium scale: El beso del huevo (The Kiss of the egg), 1998 and Piedra que cede (Stone that yields), 1992. There were also a set of 12 smaller pieces in show cases, sorted perimetrically, in harmony with the sculpture of the Crystal Palace. Orozco reflects on the movement and the gravity through various objects, such as socks, a plasticine ball or the pendulum on a billiard table...