An image of a light fitting in a darkened room
Rossella Nisio, still from The Silent Ray, 2019

THE SILENT RAY

ROSSELLA NISIO

FILM

Commemoration Hall, West Coker
Film: Rossella Nisio (every 30 mins)

What do we know about the past?

The Silent Ray is an experimental video work exploring the desire of individuals to follow destructive paths. It emerges from an album of photographs made by the artist’s grandfather when he was fighting in the colonial war waged by Italy’s Fascist Party against Ethiopia in 1935-36.


ABOUT THE ARTIST

Rossella Nisio is a visual artist based in Rotterdam, who focuses on notions of memory, imagination and space.


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