Mosaico della Fontana monumentale luminosa, Palazzo Uffici (EUR SpA)


The mosaics in monumental light fountain (G. Guerrini, G. Rosso, G. Severini)

To decorate the fountain that welcomes visitors to the square in front of Palazzo Uffici,  E42's Artistic Department entrusted the work to three artists specialising in mosaic work: Gino Severini, Giulio Rosso and Giovanni Guerrini.  The mosaics, in black and white, run along the long sides of the basin, which is at ground level and divided into three sections.  In this way, the decoration is divided into panels, in which each artist develops his own theme individually. A film of water covered the pictures, making them shine; the work was completed in 1940... Read more>>