galeria fortes vilaca from sao paolo, exhibited brazilian artist ernesto neto with his 2007 installation ‘antes que eu te engula carrocelflower’ (before I swallow you carrosselflower) at this year’s art basel. the piece is made from elastane tulle filled with wood spices. the wood spice fill long biomorphic cavities in the tulle falling through the fabric onto the gallery floor.

http://www.fortesvilaca.com.br

 

 

ernesto neto at art basel 2008

ernesto neto at art basel 2008

ernesto neto at art basel 2008

ernesto neto at art basel 2008