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Dance of planets and stars - Eliseo Mattiacci

The opening of Eliseo Mattiacci’s work took place June 10, 2006 in the former Lombardini foundry, now the premises of the National Foundation of the Aterballetto Ballet Company.
Via della Costituzione, 39

42124 Reggio Emilia


The work is a clear homage to dance, which finds space for expression in this carefully restored building. Three large corten steel sheets are positioned in the green area next to the building, based on a precise astronomical configuration, almost as if to suggest a reflection of the astral vault. The pantographic engravings of cosmological symbols across the sheets reflect the artist’s intention of representing three large pages of an astronomy book.

It is possible to see the work every day with no time limits.



How to get there:
near the town centre