Priti and Giorgio invite me to visit their labs. It was great to see the equipment, installations and their ‘behind the scene’ everyday work place.
I was fascinated by the design and aesthetic differences of some of the machines (not their performance, I am told). Here there is a clear example, these two are decades apart but they basically do exactly the same:
Also, some of the accelerators looked right out of a Kubrick’s movie whereas others would not have looked out of place in Bletchley Park.
As always, I find ‘sculptures’ and ‘carefully curated objects’ arrangements irresistible