Friday Art Love
Helsinki-based artist Mikko Kuorinki created a new piece of art each week over the course of a year from 2010-11 using the words of writers and philosophers at the Kiasma Museum. This one pretty much sums up my gardening prowess … (See more at Yellowtrace).
Have always loved Australian artist Victoria Reichelt’s extremely realistic paintings of books. A-mazing! She has an exhibition on in Brisbane until Nov 16 at the Jan Murphy Gallery. [See more of her work and an interview with her at The Design Files]
Incredible giant sculptures take over some of New Zealand’s landscape at Gibb’s Farm north of Auckland. Alan Gibbs has created a land art sanctuary where, in some cases, the land literally had to be moved to accommodate some of these mammoth pieces of art. You have to watch the video on the Gibbs Farm home page to get a true sense of what it’s like. Or you could pay a visit (by appointment or on special open days).