Monumental Hands Rise from the Water in Venice to Support Climate Change



Artist Lorenzo Quinn just finished the installation of a monumental hands sculpture for the 2017 Venice Biennale. Titled Support, the piece depicts a pair of gigantic hands rising from the water to support the sides of the Ca’ Sagredo Hotel.

A visual statement of the impact of climate change and rising sea levels on the historic city.

Quinn is known for his work with the human body, specifically hands. He incorporates into everything from large-scale sculptures down to jewelry designs.

Monumental Hands

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Monumental Hands Rise from the Water in Venice to Support Climate Change

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