19 Jan 2023 → 12 Feb 2023

American sculptor Tony Matelli makes his triumphant debut at MARUANI MERCIER’s Brussels gallery for his first solo exhibition, featuring a fresh and humorous take on classical sculpture on a monumental scale, and grungy, life-mimetic, mirrored works. Entitled Timelines, Matelli questions the notions of past and present while further exemplifying his finesse and mastery of the bronze medium. “[Timelines] presents the results of Tony Matelli’s ongoing search for the magic in trompe-l’oeil realism. It features garden store and cemetery sculptures bedecked with lifelike fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs as well as exacting recreations of grimy, graffitied mirrors. Full of technical feats and imaginative leaps, the works showcase an evolving, open-ended quest to, as he says, “reweird”...

Opening Hours

Monday 11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 18:00
Thursday 11:00 - 18:00
Friday 11:00 - 18:00
Saturday 11:00 - 18:00
Sunday Closed
Gallery Info → Map →
19 Jan 2023 → 12 Feb 2023
19 Jan 2023 → 12 Feb 2023

American sculptor Tony Matelli makes his triumphant debut at MARUANI MERCIER’s Brussels gallery for his first solo exhibition, featuring a fresh and humorous take on classical sculpture on a monumental scale, and grungy, life-mimetic, mirrored works. Entitled Timelines, Matelli questions the notions of past and present while further exemplifying his finesse and mastery of the bronze medium. “[Timelines] presents the results of Tony Matelli’s ongoing search for the magic in trompe-l’oeil realism. It features garden store and cemetery sculptures bedecked with lifelike fruits, vegetables, and other foodstuffs as well as exacting recreations of grimy, graffitied mirrors. Full of technical feats and imaginative leaps, the works showcase an evolving, open-ended quest to, as he says, “reweird”...

Opening Hours

Monday 11:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 11:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 11:00 - 18:00
Thursday 11:00 - 18:00
Friday 11:00 - 18:00
Saturday 11:00 - 18:00
Sunday Closed
Gallery Info → Map →