Life is somewhere else

2016 | C-Print | different dimensions

"..Ansidei’s austere series of works depicts exotic animals in often bizarre architectural situations and industrial landscapes in a region of Northern Italy which also served as scenery for Michelangelo Antonioni’s film Deserto Rosso. Here, Ansidei’s  photographic focus is clearly placed on the discrepancy between the characteristic landscape and the subjects of the images. The work  poetically alludes to the unspoken conviction that something is missing from our lives and our desires and aspiration for something else..."

Extract from a text by Lukas Feireiss