Vertical Dislocado

Rafael Barrios

Rafael Barrios’s geometric sculptures manipulate the eye into seeing depth in flat sheets of brightly colored metal. Adopting a sculptural vernacular, Barrios subverts the three-dimensional essence of sculpture by shaping planar sheets to resemble carefully stacked and engineered objects.

Date: 2015
Location: Downtown Beirut
Medium: Sculpture
Material: N/A
Section: Modern
Duration: Temporary
Tags: Public sculpture
Framework: Beirut Art Week
Authorizations: N/A
Commissioner: Beirut Art Fair