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  • 1. + Earth Art Marissa Akdemir 11 TS
  • 2. + What is Earth Art?  Also known as…  Land Art  Earthworks  Environmental Art  Create art using natural resources/mediums  Altering the form of natural environments  Grow/evolve, stay, change  Stones, leaves, mud, twigs, etc.  Mid 1960s and 70s  Large  Sculptures  Photographed
  • 3. + What Influenced Earth Art?  Reaction to commercialism  Artificial  Outside of Gallery  ‖A work of art when placed in a gallery loses its charge, and becomes a portable object or surface disengaged from the outside world.‖ – Robert Smithson  Post war industrialization  The Silent Spring by Rachel Carson – 1962  Minimalism  Simple forms  Emotion  Visuals
  • 4. + Andy Goldsworthy  July 26, 1956 – British  Bradford College 1974 – 75  Preston Polytechnic 1975 – 78  ―I can‘t edit the materials I work with. My remit is to work with nature as a whole. I find nature as a whole disturbing. Nature can be harsh – difficult and brutal, as well as beautiful. You couldn‘t walk five minutes from here without coming across something that is dead or decaying.‖ —Andy Goldsworthy
  • 5. + Artwork  “intimate and enclosed”  Contrast – stones  He uses leaves of intense color  Fades from green to yellow  Dark to light  The colors emphasizes the 3 dimensional form  Smooth texture Goldsworthy, Andy. Leaves Laid on a River Boulder. 1999. Leaves and water.
  • 6. + Robert Smithson  January 2, 1938 – July 20, 1973  Passaic, New Jersey  Airplane  Art Students League of New York  Earthworks  "I am for an art that takes into account the direct effect of the elements as they exist from day to day apart from representation.‖  Entropy
  • 7. + Artwork  Colors  Not intense  Natural & neutral  Symmetry Smithson, Robert. Broken Circle. 1971. Emmen, Netherlands.
  • 8. + Spiral Jetty Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty, 1970 (Great Salt Lake, Utah) Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Shana Gallagher-Lindsay
  • 9. + Richard Long  June 2, 1945  Bristol  West of England College of Art – 1962 – 1965  St. Marin‘s School of Art – 1968  "Nature has always been a subject of art, from the first cave paintings to twentieth-century landscape photography. I wanted to use the landscape as an artist in new ways..."
  • 10. + Artwork  Rough Texture  Wood, rocks  Form  Shape Richard Long
  • 11. + Comparing Earth Art  Materials  Colors  Commercialism  Purpose/functions  Simplicity vs. Detail Lascaux, about 15,000 – 13,000 BC. Dordogne, Fance Goldsworthy, Andy. Clay Wall. 1999. Clay. Musée Départmental De Digne, Digne-Les-Baines, Haute Province, France.
  • 12. + Works Cited  "Earth·work." The Free Dictionary. N.p., n.d. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  "Earth Art." The Free Dictionary. N.p., n.d. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  "Andy Goldsworthy – Naturalist Artist." Will To Know RSS. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "Monumental Land Art." Of the United States. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Andy Goldsworthy. Digital image. National Gallery of Art. N.p., n.d. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  "Learn about Movements & Styles and Other Art Land Art - Art We Love." Learn about Movements & Styles and Other Art Land Art - Art We Love. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Illustration by Andy Warhol on Tearsheet for Success Is a Job in New York from What Is Success, Glamour Magazine, September 1949. Digital image. Warhol.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  David, Michael,, David,, and Caroline. "The Rise of the US Environmental Movement."ThinkQuest. Oracle Foundation, n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Griswold, Eliza. "How ‗Silent Spring‘ Ignited the Environmental Movement." The New York Times. N.p., 21 Sept. 2012. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  "Earth Art Tags: Earth_art, Earthworks, Land_art, Libguides ." Home. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "The Earth Art Movement." Eco Brooklyn Inc. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Willette, Jeanne S.M., Dr. "Earth Art." Art History Unstuffed RSS. N.p., 18 May 2012. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Lane, Jim. "Minimalism." Http://www.humanitiesweb.org/. N.p., 14 Oct. 1999. Web. 6 Oct. 2013.  "Movements in Twentieth-Century Art After World War II." Movements in Twentieth-Century Art After World War II. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "Art & Ecology:." Transition to Ecological Art. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "ANDY GOLDSWORTHY." Andy Goldsworthy. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "Andy_Goldsworthy." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.
  • 13. + Works Cited (continued)  "Minimalism." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "Land Art." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Robert Smithson. Digital image. Http://impossiblecloud.blogspot.com/. N.p., n.d. Web. 7 Oct. 2013.  "Earthworks_(art)." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  "Robert Smithson." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 06 Oct. 2013.  Siegal, Joshua. Earthworks Art. N.p.: n.p., Fall 2004. PDF.  "ArtLex Art Dictionary." ArtLex Art Dictionary. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Oct. 2013.  "Guggenheim." Richard Long. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Oct. 2013.  "Richard Long." Reference.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Oct. 2013.  "The Art Story.org - Your Guide to Modern Art." Robert Smithson Biography, Art, and Analysis of Works. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Oct. 2013.  "Robert Smithson Earthworks." HubPages. N.p., n.d. Web. 07 Oct. 2013.  Goldsworthy, Andy. Time. London: Thames & Hudson, 2000. Print.  Goldsworthy, Andy. River of Earth. Digital image. Http://lauracricket.tumblr.com/. N.p., 10 June 2012. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.  Long, Richard. The Art of Richard Long. Digital image.Http://12monthscreativity.wordpress.com. N.p., 17 May 2011. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.  Long, Richard. The Art of Richard Long. Digital image. Http://laetal.blogspot.com/. N.p., 2012. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.  Smithson, Robert. Emmen Smithson Broken Circle. Digital image. Wikipedia.org. N.p., n.d. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.  Goldsworthy, Andy. Boulder Covered with Flower Petals and Leaves. Digital image.Steeplemedia.com. N.p., 7 July 2007. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.  Richard Long. Digital image. The Guardian. N.p., 15 June 2012. Web. 8 Oct. 2013.