亚洲杯:MiaFeuer

发布日期:2020-05-22   作者:亚洲杯外围   已浏览: 86次

JerusalemDonkeyistheresultofaseriesofworkshopswithPalestinianchildren.FeuerobservedthatatvariousroadblocksintheregionitwasforbiddenforPalestinianstodrivemotorvehicles.Togetaroundthesedraconianruleslocalsuseddonkeys.Thesculptureisanhomagetothesecreatures.Incrediblyin2006asinkholeopenedupbeneaththeartist’sstorage,swallowingover60ofthesculptures,theoneondisplayhereisare-creation.

TheworkDogSledcameafteraperiodofresearchontheCanadiantarsandsandArcticcoalmines.BuiltintheArcticenvironmentitselfafterconversingwithherguideabouttherelativedifferencebetweentraditionaldog-pulledsledgeandnewsnowmobiles,DogSledisconstructedoutofpetroleumwaste,whichwhendisplayedoutsidetheArcticitselfbeginstosagastheconstituentpiecesvariouslythaw.Inthisshepositionsherselfasanartistwhobelievespassionatelyinthetransformativepotentialofart;Itisimportantforcontemporaryartiststocreateworkthatprovokesdialogue,asksquestionsandrespondstothetimesinwhichtheylive.FindingherselfapartofwhathasbeentermedtheAnthropocene–atimeintheearth’shistoryinwhichhumanactionsshapetheplanet–herworkhasexplicittiestotheimpactofouractionsuponourenvironment.©NatashaHoare,2015