Athens Biennale | OPEN CALL | Work of art

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The modern era is focused particularly on technology, and we are now to be linked to objects that until a few years ago seemed to be chimeras. My sculpture represents a computer, but with the screen replaced by a book with pages ruined by the weather. Books no longer on paper but interactive. The flip through the pages of a novel has become a passion for a few nostalgic who still love the smell of printed sheets. My work is deliberately provocative on the modern world that is literally Hypnotizing and that binds us to technological objects from which you cannot break. And that brings us every day to replace any object, in this case the books, justifying the move with the comfort and lightness of a screen without realize the loss of a precious commodity as having in the House a library full

Roberta Giovanelli