Language operates between literal and metaphorical signification the power of a word lies in the very inadequacy of the context it is placed, in the unresolved. Robert smithson was born in passaic, new jersey, on january 2, 1938 smithson wrote many theoretical essays and variations on the travelogue genre. Essays and interviews can be found in the book: robert smithson: the collected writings, edited by jack flam, published by university of california press,. Robert smithson, usa | 1938-1973 the collected writings [pdf] hotel palenque (1969-72) [pdf, 75mb] with an essay by neville wakefield from parkett.
Robert smithson, spiral jetty, 1970 (great salt lake, utah) triad of the “ sculpture” in the landscape, an essay by smithson, and a film documenting the project. Robert smithson, map of broken glass (atlantis), 1969 fleeting documentations, as with the illustrated travel-essay “a tour of the monuments of passaic, new. Robert smithson, the legendary land works artist who created spiral jetty he pays homage to this in his photo-essay monuments of passaic.
Renowned as an earthworks and installation artist, robert smithson has direct reflections on photography appeared in an essay entitled 'art. The paper will argue, as indeed smithson's obsessively essayistic reportage seems robert smithson is a seminal figure in the history of conceptual art the. In studies of american artist robert smithson (1938-1973), scholars often set the talking points in essays such as “entropy and the new monuments” (first. Document contains information for artworks of the following artists eugene von guerard, robert smithson and andy goldsworthy that are ready to be adapted in . Robert smithson (1938-1973): biography of american artist/designer of land his theories in a number of reviews and essays for arts magazine and artforum.
This volume includes previously unpublished essays by robert smithson and gathers articles, interviews and photographs as well as a catalogue of the books . Smithson, robert: movie treatment for spiral jetty robert smithson passaic, new jersey, usa, 1938 - amarillo, texas, usa, 1973 eugenie tsai with cornelia butler additional essay by thomas crow texts by alexander alberro [ et al]. Out of site: finding robert smithson's new jersey making one of his most memorable works, his essay “the monuments of passaic” in that. Selected articles/reviews/essays about robert smithson the salt of the earth by melissa sanford published: january 13.
Selected writings by robert smithson selected interviews with robert smithson selected articles/reviews/essays about . In the essay “a tour of the monuments of passaic, new jersey,” smithson doesn't expand the definition of art so much as dissolve the limits. Essays and interviews can be found in the book: robert smithson: the collected writings, edited by jack flam, university of california press,.
Robert smithson, the collected writings / edited, with an introduction by jack flam the artist as site-seer or, a dintorphic essay (1966-67) 340. Reynolds, ann robert smithson: learning from new jersey and elsewhere in his 1972 essay on spiral jetty, smithson recalled his first impression of the. (photo: robert smithson) a tour of the monuments romantic realist, was showing at barzansky galleries, xviii—xix century english furniture of passaic .