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Quiet Catastrophe: Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, Vanished

Lunberry, Clark D

Discourse (Berkeley, Calif.), 2002, Vol.24(2), pp.86-120 [Periódico revisado por pares]

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  • Título:
    Quiet Catastrophe: Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, Vanished
  • Autor: Lunberry, Clark D
  • Assuntos: Earthworks (Art) ; Utah ; Great Salt Lake ; Smithson, Robert ; Journalism & Communications
  • É parte de: Discourse (Berkeley, Calif.), 2002, Vol.24(2), pp.86-120
  • Descrição: Lunberry criticizes Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, which emerges dramatically from the rocky shores of Utah's Great Salt Lake. Like a swirling vortex steadied and then stilled, the earthwork begins as a straight line of stone extending far into the water, the form then curving, arching and coiling in upon itself until abruptly coming to an end. Aside from a brief reemergence several years back, the inundating waters of the Great Salt Lake long ago essentially erased the stones from the scene, leaving barely a trace of the object, only the image remaining. And with its form underwater, what remains of the Spiral Jetty are printed pictures and written documents of a material form that has otherwise disappeared.
  • Idioma: Inglês

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