Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone is a true original, who operates with what he calls “childlike motives” so that everyone can “get something out of” his artwork. His practice includes monumental sculptures, installations and beautiful, hand-made objects. Born in Brunnen in Switzerland in 1964, Rondinone studied at the University of Applied Arts in Vienna.Sometimes Ugo Rondinone’s work can come across as ludicrously joyous, as seen with his… Read more
About the artwork
Ugo Rondinone’s blue blue blue clock strips away the clock’s moving hands, turning it into a primordial object of wonder. Hanging in its blue splendor, this hand-signed edition is made from lead and cathedral glass. It reminds us that time—the entity that dictates our daily lives—is an arbitrary and ethereal construct.