Antony Gormley

Antony Gormley’s work places human forms into eye-opening new contexts, asking us to reconsider our own place in the world. In his 2007/2010 piece “Event Horizon,” he placed several dozen life-size casts of his own body on urban rooftops, where they looked out over streets and squares. Does the viewer imagine herself watched by these looming figures–or imagine being one of them?

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