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Supernatural (after di Cosimo)

Ackroyd & Harvey

© Ackroyd & Harvey
2003 – 2020

The Yates Gallery provided a rich Renaissance-styled interior and together with the scale and height of the gallery allowed the artists to respond with a work of scope and richness of detail.

Drawing from the painting Satyr Mourning over a Nymph by Piero di Cosimo, in the collection of the National Gallery in London, they transformed and reanimated this mythical landscape in epic proportions.

This work was shown simultaneously with a time based installation Specific Natures which the artists created in Mort Coopers, a vacant shopfront in downtown Chicago.

Yates Gallery, Chicago Cultural Center, USA. Commissioned by Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs, Public Art Programme.

© Ackroyd & Harvey
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