Diamond Crossing
Marianne Vitale
Diamond Crossing
Marianne Vitale (American, Contemporary, b. 1973): Diamond Crossing, 2013. Installation, decommissioned manganese steel railroad tracks. Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, NY, USA. © Marianne Vitale. Image: © Zach Feuer Gallery. © This artwork may be protected by copyright. It is posted on the site in accordance with fair use principles.



"... the piece occupies the space with awesome implacability. It also gets points for art-historical sophistication, as a young artist’s knowing rejoinder to works of industrial metal by textbook-certified sculptors like Richard Serra and Mark DiSuvero. It has poetic resonance, too, as it evokes a history of railroading from the transcontinental tracks of North America to the death-bound routes of Nazi Germany. As an image of intersection, it prompts rumination ..." (Ken Johnson, © The New York Times Company)



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