S c a n n u
Graniti (Italy) 2019
Very few artisans and lumberjacks work and cut wood by hand, following long work rhythms, where a created object is destined to last for many decades. These have now been replaced by the big names of industrial furniture manufacturers and by machines that clear forests. “U Scannu” is a typical sicilian seat. The work is a praise to the ancient work, done entirely by hand, ready to last over time, but which the evolution of society is making disappear.
this piece is part of the Transumanze series, a series dedicated to the missing link between man and nature, created within the Transumanze project