Jorge Luis Borges visiting the Galleria Nazionale, Palermo (Italy), March 1984 -by Ferdinando Scianna
Sculptures are bodies among bodies, outer outlines which men’s invention drops among others populating space and whose image, according to idealism, may be space itself.
Oddly enough its material character emphasizes its fantastic character. Each statue is a Golem.
— Jorge Luis Borges, from a conversation with Daniele Crippa [full text]
photo from magnum