The Road to the Desert
There is something meditative about the road to the desert. Palm Springs is located approximately 120 miles East of Los Angeles and offers a break from the urban noise with its white snow-capped San Bernardino Mountains, larger than life windmills and symmetrical Palm trees that extend along sandy roads cloaking the valley in a sacred […]
Kathleen Vance at VOLTA NY 17
Kathleen Vance unveils her site-specific project Traveling Landscape: Precious Cargo, presented by ROCKELMANN &. By modifying reclaimed vintage luggage with artificial and real flora (moss, dirt, water) in miniature dioramas within, the Brooklyn-based artist considers a multitude of salient topics, from pristine green spaces to land proprietorship and water rights (Berlin, booth D5).
Kevin Bourgeois at VOLTA12
Kevin Bourgeois (presented by Causey Contemporary, New York) assembles At Play in the Fields of the Lord, a site-specific and interaction installation that furthers his investigation and critique of unseen policing and social fragmentation within “The Cloud” of anonymous, ephemeral contemporary culture.
Cloud: Meteoros at St Pancras International
Ethereal clouds are suspended above the Grand Terrace in the St Pancras International Train Station. Positioned near the clock, Cloud: Meteoros, created by sculptor duo Lucy and Jorge Orta is the most recent installation from Terrace Wires. Terrace Wires transforms the train station, inviting artists to present large-scale, site-specific works to the public. Once a site […]
IstadPacini ArtLab: The Traveling SUN
“For those of us living in the north the sun or lack of it has an immense impact on our lives. We wanted to bring the SUN from Oslo to Tromsø as a gesture. To take The SUN on the road trip was an essential part of the work. By documenting the trip on our […]
Berndnaut Smilde: ICONOCLOUDS x Harper’s Bazaar
Mise-en-scène of the ephemeral Berndnuat Smilde returns to the digital pages of Installation Magazine, discussing his feature in the September 2013 issue of Harper’s Bazaar U.S. The new body of work ICONOCLOUDS juxtaposes the Dutch artist’s signature manufactured cloudscapes with fashion luminaries Karl Lagerfeld, Dolce & Gabbana, Donatella Versace and Alber Elbaz.