Tribute to the Choreographer Iztueta

BASTERRETXEA ARZADUN, Nestor (Bizkaia, Bermeo 1924 – Gipuzkoa, Hondarribia 2014)

Work formed by two semi-circular sheets, connected to the same axis but at different heights. The upper part of the sheets is curved, each one in a different direction.

  • Artist: BASTERRETXEA ARZADUN, Nestor (Bizkaia, Bermeo 1924 – Gipuzkoa, Hondarribia 2014)
  • Material: Sheet steel
  • Measurements: 470 cm (height)
  • Signed: Cannot be seen
  • Dated: Cannot be seen
  • Period: 1967
  • Location: Gros (Avenida de Francia)

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It was unveiled on 29th November 1967. The work is an initiative of the Goizaldi Dance Group and is covered by the City Council Cultural Commission. Like the Monument to Baroja, the monument to Iztueta is an extension of a previous sculpture, Icarus (1947), presented by its artist at the São Paolo Bienniale. It was unveiled on 29th November 1967.