Alexander Salvesen: Relations of Colour

Triptych sculpture dealing with colour and spatial perception, 2018

We don’t see the world as it is, but as an intricate web of relations between everything. The eye is in constant motion trying to capture its environment, and creates together with the brain an ever changing view where we no longer can be sure where the change is happening.
Artwork is suitable for outdoor installation.

Dimensions of the work:

Sculpture dimensions 3x 1200x1200x40mm. Dimensions with rigging structure 3500x6000x2000 (height x width x depth)

Spaces suitable for exhibiting the work:


Work’s durability:

Sub-zero temperatures, Rain, Humidity, Sunlight

Requirements for the space:

fully dark, dark (gleaming exit-lights etc. allowed), dim (light enough for walking), insignificant

Colouring requirements:


Electricity consumption:

Standard mains current (10A/16A)

Support and other structures:

The work needs hanging structures. Black truss frame inner dimensions 3m x 6m with legs that prevent the frame from falling. Frame must be level.

Required technology:


no sound

Minimum height of the space: 

4 m

Minimum square meters of the space: 


Building time and people required (estimate): 

1 day, Artist + 2 people

Artist's presence: 

Artist or their representative must be present during building

On-site building: 

Assembled on-site


BLAF Best of Light Art in Finland
is hosted by
Finnish Light Art Society FLASH

Producer: Annukka Ketola
+358 40 735 3972

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