Louise Bourgeois Peter Zumthor - Steilneset Memorial / Steilneset Minnested

€ 175,00
The Steilneset Memorial, opened in 2011, is a monument in Vardø, Norway, commemorating the 17th-century trial and execution of 91 women for witchcraft. The brainchild of the National Tourist Routes project in Norway, the Steilneset Memorial started out as a modest monument to honor the victims of the witchcraft trials, to be built on the site where the burnings originally took place. But the project, which would be Bourgeois’ last major work, grew in the hands of Zumthor and Bourgeois into two distinct, haunting structures
Author Line Ulekleiv
Language English
Published 2017
Binding HBK
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