Spiral Jetty is an earthwork sculpture made from rock and earth and is located on the northern end of the Great Salt Lake. Robert Smithson created the earthwork entirely out of mud, salt, basalt rocks, earth, and water in 1970. - it had to be done in the 70,s as the EPA would never allow this freedom of expression today!

Spiral Jetty

Spiral Jetty is an earthwork sculpture made from rock and earth and is located on the northern end of the Great Salt Lake. Robert Smithson created the earthwork entirely out of mud, salt, basalt rocks, earth, and water in

Robert Smithson - Spiral Jetty  (1970) Site-specific The International Scene Since 1950 Ch. 32

Land Art

Environmental Art Robert Smithson - Spiral Jetty Site-specific The International Scene Since 1950 Ch.

Robert Smithson.  I can see using this concept within interior design...

Robert Smithson 'Nonsite (Essen Soil and Mirrors)' 1969 soil and twelve mirrors cm x cm x cm

Aerial view of Spiral Jetty (1970), Great Salt Lake, Utah, August 2003. Mud, precipitated salt crystals, rocks and water. Coil: 1500 ft. long and 15 ft. wide. Photographed by David Maisel.

Robert Smithson

David Maisel - Terminal Mirage 15 (Robert Smithson’s Spiral Jetty)

Robert Smithson "Broken Circle" 1971 #robertsmithson”

Robert Smithson "Broken Circle" 1971 #robertsmithson”

land art,christo,zander olsen,les pheuillus,verschueren,jonna pohjalainen,sylvain meyer,sébastien preschoux,andy goldsworthy,robert smithson,nils udo,richard long

Tree, Line by Zander Olsen Zander Olsen’s project is a series of landscape interventions, called “Line Tree.” Olsen plays around with the relationship between trees and the sky.

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