What is installation art?Installation art describes anartistic genre of three-dimensional works that areoften site-specific anddesigned to transform theperception of a space.Generally, the term is appliedto interior spaces.
History roots1920: Johannes Baaderpresents his installation DasGrosse Plasto-Dio-Dada-Drama at the InternationalDada fair in Berlin.
History roots1942: Marcel Duchampcreates the installation,“Mile of String”
History1963: Nam June Paikfirst makes use of videoin an installation at theGallerie Parnass,Wuppertal, Germany.
With Installation ArtArt Intervention - interaction with a previously existing artwork, audience or venue/space Damien Hirst, Away From The Flock Mark Bridger, Black Sheep
With Installation ArtLand Art - art movement in which landscape and the work of art are inextricably linked; also an art form that is created in nature, using natural materials Robert Smithson, Spiral Jetty
With Installation Art Interactive Art - form of art that involves the spectator in a way that allows the art to achieve its purposeHannes Broecker, Drink Away The Art
Yoshitomo Naras “Doors”The structure is horizontally long with five doors opening to five small rooms.Two rooms in the installation are filled with drawings that refer to the band The Doors.