Elian Somers, Border Theories, Stedelijk Museum Bureau Amsterdam
«Rather than using photography as a vehicle for architectural idolatry, she fits her photographic observations into a relationship with archival materials, textual fragments and urban development plans, to unfold a narrative about how architecture is employed as a political instrument to rewrite history in the landscape»
16 February - 7 April 2013
The Mountain (1964, Persian travertine) and Sun at Noon (1969 French red marble, Spanish Alicante marble) @ The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum http://www.noguchi.org/
Isamu Noguchi (November 17, 1904 – December 30, 1988) was a prominent Japanese American artist and landscape architect whose artistic career spanned six decades, from the 1920s onward (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Isamu_Noguchi )
Practice Rocks in Placement (1982 – 1983) Aji granite by Isamu Noguchi @ The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum http://www.noguchi.org/
“The garden area is a continuation of Area 1, as is the rest of the ground floor. The difference comes from the surroundings, the open sky, the plants, and the suitability of scale. ” by Isamu Noguchi
Tomàs Saraceno, Installation view at Metropolitan Museum in New York.