Robert Smithson (1938-1973) is best known as a pioneer of the Land Art movement. 0000003824 00000 n 0000097633 00000 n Smithson was commissioned to do this work for the Sonsbeek buiten de perken (“Sonsbeek Beyond the Pale”) exhibition. Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson made several films together and were married for a decade until his death in 1973. trailer �g�v[�#�fj���6�btxb�#��rЏ�愡�y�r,m�]�� ��f�V�_��棳7'���n �h�SV�f�qBS� [7����^Ol�!Y� ۠2�&Q_��X,*���O�. Robert Smithson, the Collected Writings. 0000024944 00000 n until �Z�\nx�0�Rw�C��;'3�h�����&���G>-��}s��j9���1���Gr���~a7H���#�ҜG��;��x�l~, �V˹�I-�����J��E�9��[��R%�-�������خ��3�Yv�ܝ����)�ި��!���Wޡm��9��|�,���4eJ��Y1'�_P,��Q>�m� Take, for example, Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty (1970) located at Rozel Point, Great Salt Lake, Utah. Holt will work with a Dutch team in editing the video BREAKING GROUND: BROKEN CIRCLE/SPIRAL HILL (1971-2011), which will include the original film footage Holt shot in 1971, and video shot recently in Emmen by a Dutch crew. 0000091995 00000 n Forty years later, a video incorporating the original film footage is now to be completed on behalf of the Land Art Contemporary program in a collaboration between artist Nancy Holt and curator Theo Tegelaers of SKOR | Foundation for Art and Public Domain. Robert Smithson (American, 1938–1973) was a painter and sculptor best known for his mature Land Art pieces, such as Spiral Jetty (1970). Smithson’s film notes and drawings are guiding the video production. Broken Circle Robert Smithson 1971. 0000036361 00000 n 0000076049 00000 n x�b```b``}������A��b�,'���7Ưo�Z ���ڿFׂن��a1�ݖ�e����+kBpiμ�O�?Ŝ.����詝�MJ�3��5_" This exhibition focuses on his only earthwork in Europe,Broken Circle/Spiral Hill. The LACDA Foundation in Drenthe is coordinating the program. The Invention of Landscape Broken Circle/Spiral Hill & Film March 4–May 28, 2012. 0000009698 00000 n 432 0 obj<>stream  The subject of the 1971 Sonsbeek exhibition was Beyond Lawn and Order (Dutch: Buiten de perken). 378 55 Broken Circle/Spiral Hill is Smithson's only extant earthwork outside the United States. ... (1898) while working on the Spiral Jetty in 1970, which undoubtedly influenced the subsequent Broken Circle &/ Spiral Hill (1971, Emmen). �*���}$N*�,�l'��U)��G�P� Z������K�)ٞ�\8(�0�iL�7�F�� ʴ�ϵ~�����\��-+�|��=�� Deconstructing the visible. 0000091214 00000 n 0000017325 00000 n 0000092497 00000 n 0000003259 00000 n This piece was finished posthumously (1973) … 0000014667 00000 n Smithson grew up in New Jersey, and moved to New York in the 1950s to study at the Art Students’ League and the Brooklyn Museum School. 0000002984 00000 n 0000030926 00000 n Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen Unteres Schloss 1, 57072 Siegen/Germany www.mgk-siegen.de | Facebook January 17–April 13, 2013 Reykjavík Art Museum Hafnarhúsið, Tryggvagötu, 101 Reykjavík/Iceland www.listasafn [ at ] reykjavik.is <]>> 0000004885 00000 n For two years, he was enrolled at The Art Students League in New York and, for a briefer period, at The Brooklyn Museum School. In Rutherford, William Carlos Williams was Smithson's pediatrician. For example, aerial recordings in a symmetrical pattern were mounted with close-ups, documentary images, and sounds from the environment where the work was created. As part of every work, Smithson also made a film that revealed its spatial context. Art & Place is a celebration of the most awesome and outstanding examples of site-specific art in the Americas, ranging from rock carvings by ancient tribes to magnificent frescoes and modern, outdoor installations. 0000003402 00000 n In June 1971, the American artist Robert Smithson (1938–1973) completed the land art project Broken Circle/Spiral Hill in a sand quarry in Emmen. until View Robert Smithson’s artworks on artnet. The image is tagged Earth Art. startxref He was a writer and director, known for Breaking Ground: Broken Circle/Spiral Hill, 1971-2011 (2011), Spiral Jetty (1970) and Mono Lake (2004). Source 0000009750 00000 n �����_\��xcV�zh������9O ;)���BG�E>IdL\������-�th���D-PP1 0000007179 00000 n H���r�F2�� Robert Smithson: Broken Circle/Spiral Hill Illustrations to "Robert Smithson: Land Reclamation and the Sublime": Robert Smithson – "Broken Circle" (1971-72), and "Spiral Hill" (1971): located at and in a quarry pond by Emmen/Netherlands, at Oude Roswinkelerweg … 0000004353 00000 n 0000030390 00000 n 0000019840 00000 n 0000091476 00000 n 0000098083 00000 n 1923 … 0000093441 00000 n The film will premiere on September 17, 2011 in conjunction with the opening of an exhibition program in the Centre for Visual Arts in Emmen, and will be followed by this one-off screening in the Stedelijk.