By Jake Davis

Installation view: Young European Painters, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, December 3, 1953–February 21, 1954. Exhibition records. A0003. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Archives, New York, NY

As ephemera in the Guggenheim Archives show, work by artist Alberto Burri—now the subject of a major retrospective at the Guggenheim Museum—has been depicted in a variety of ways since the 1950s.

Read more here:: Picturing Alberto Burri’s Composizione