This solemn work by Peter Zumthor and Louise Bourgeois (shown under construction in May, 2011) honors…
Steilneset Witch Trial MemorialEdit profile
Memorial to the 91 persons convicted of sorcery and burnt at the stake in Finnmark County. Louise Bourgeois (1911-2010) designed the artwork; she is recognized as one of the most influential artists of the contemporary era. This was her last major installation. The site is a cooperation between the artist and the architect Peter Zumthor. He contributed the design of the building that houses the artwork, as well as an information centre.
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