Cleaner throws out ‘rubbish’ Sala Murat artwork

The cleaner unwittingly threw away works made of newspaper and cardboard which were part of the exhibition

A cleaner has mistakenly thrown away contemporary artworks meant to be part of an exhibition in southern Italy.

Works made out of newspaper and cardboard, and cookie pieces scattered across the floor as part of Sala Murat’s display were thrown out.

Lorenzo Roca, from cleaning firm Chiarissima, said the unnamed cleaner was “just doing her job”.

It later emerged the cleaner had handed them over to refuse collectors, thinking it was rubbish left behind by workers who set up the Mediating Landscape exhibition.

Read more

Read more

 

Advertisements