ROME | SCULPTURES
Joseph Pace’s work has been shown in major galleries and institutions throughout the world. Pace’s work was the subject of the major exhibition held at the Pantheon of Rome, Joseph Pace, Sacra Sacrorum (23 november 2018 – 13 january, 2019). From the days of Michelangelo and Raffaello, Pace’s exhibition marks the reopening of the Pantheon as an exhibition space more after than three centuries.
“…Pace’s sculptures are made with thousands of pieces of high fashion costume jewelry, that the artist searches all over the world, thus creating a sort of research in the “industrial archeology” field applied to the decoration of the bodies of our time.” Joseph Pace, L’Eva Futura, National Gallery of Modern Art of Rome, Boncompagni Decorative Arts Museum.
“Hailed as one of the most important artist of the moment, painter, Joseph Pace is celebrated in thin compelling solo show. You can expect to see artistic contents and philosophic undertones. Jewels also make a part.” Jumeirah Magazine, Dubai, United Arab Emirates, دبيّ, دولة الإمارات العربية المتحدة.
“Everyone knows about ‘Italian Art’, but we need something sublime to explain it, just as the extraordinary Joseph Pace’s works exhibit at the Pantheon of Rome. His sculptures are real and concrete Italian’s art-design masterpieces.” Elite Magazine, São Paulo, SP.
An exhibition of Pace’s work is on view at the Castello Svevo, Polo Museale della Puglia, Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Libri d’artista. L’arte da leggere (25 may – 9 september, 2019).
Nexts Joseph Pace exhibitions will be held in Rome at the Papal Basilica of St. Paul Outside the Walls in october 2019, and at the SBBA in Rio de Janeiro in december 2019. In 2020 the Pantheon of Rome will receive aprocessional cross commissioned to Joseph Pace. The large jewels crucifix will be part of the Pantheon’s art collection.