Ugo Rondinone: the meaning behind one of the world's most instagrammed artwork


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Internationally renown artist Ugo Rondinone unveils his latest work, "Liverpool Mountain", on the courtyard of Tate Liverpool in the UK. The neon-coloured stacked rocks towering above 10m high are part of the "Seven Magic Mountains" series, evoking the naturally occuring hoodoos and the idea of manmade creations.

Ugo Rondinone speaks about his gravity-defying works who attracted over 18 million visitors in the Nevada desert, and the future of public art.

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