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Olafur Eliasson layers riverbed within Louisiana museum of modern art

Olafur Eliasson layers riverbed within Louisiana museum of modern art For the first time, danish-icelandic artist olafur eliasson presents a solo show at denmark’s prestigious louisiana museum of modern art, placing three spatial installations within the architectural context of the site. like many of the exhibitions presented throughout his creative career, eliasson’s ‘riverbed’ is site-specific, engaging with the cultural institution’s unique identity, thematically linking the artworks Read more [...]

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888,246 Ceramic Poppies Surround the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI

888,246 Ceramic Poppies Surround the Tower of London to Commemorate WWI To commemorate the centennial of Britain’s involvement in the First World War, ceramic artist Paul Cummins and stage designer Tom Piper conceived of a staggering installation of ceramic poppies planted in the famous dry moat around the Tower of London. Titled “Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red,” the final work will consist of 888,246 red ceramic flowers—each representing a British or Colonial military fatality—that Read more [...]

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Trash People Installation by Ha Schult

Trash People Installation by Ha Schult German artist Ha Schult is known for her art performances, installations and exhibitions in the open air. A few days ago, she arranged an unusual exhibition in Israel. Her most famous projects are related to garbage. Through her art, Ha Schult is trying to draw attention to the environmental issues. By the way, her art projects Trash People and Save Beachare mobile, and the author travels with them around the world. Read more [...]

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Artist Isaac Cordal Leaves Miniature Cement Skeletons on the Streets of Mexico

Artist Isaac Cordal Leaves Miniature Cement Skeletons on the Streets of Mexico Artist Isaac Cordal  is well-known for his creation and placement of miniature cement figures in public places around the world as part of an ongoing series called Cement Eclipses. While the meaning behind each tiny sculpture is intentionally ambiguous, it’s impossible to look at each piece without imagining a story. The pieces often appear in scenes of mourning or despair, as part of what Cordal says Read more [...]

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Andrea Mastrovito installs Flora and Fauna from Over 1,000 Repurposed Books

Andrea Mastrovito installs Flora and Fauna from Over 1,000 Repurposed Books Assembled from hundreds of cutout plants and animals from repurposed textbooks, artist Andrea Mastrovito created a striking installation where a colony of bats clings to the ceiling, a flight butterflies swarm the gallery walls, and all matter of insects, mamammals and plants intermingle across the floor. The sprawling artwork spans the realms of collage, diorama and trompe-l’œil and was inspired in part by Read more [...]

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