Olafur Eliasson


Olafur Eliasson (*1967 in Copenhagen, living and working in Berlin and Copenhagen) studied at the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts in Copenhagen. His internationally acclaimed works deal with physical phenomena in nature, involving light, water, movement and reflection. Since 2009, he is a professor at the University of Arts in Berlin and in his Institute for Spatial Experiments he develops lectures, workshops and formats of artistic research. He won the Kaiserring prize of the city of Goslar in 2015. His works have been shown, among others, at Moderna Museet, Stockholm (2015); Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin (2010); Ullens Center for Contemporary Art, Beijing (2010); The Museum of Modern Art, New York (2008); 50th Venice Biennale (2003). Neuer Berliner Kunstverein offers the last eight copies of the multi-faceted light object Homage to P. Schatz as an annual edition. Depending on its location, the combination of light-conducting material, aluminum and LED strips continuously creates new shades and patterns.



Homage to P. Schatz
2012, Optical lighting film, aluminium rings, LED Strips, 30.2 × 30.2 × 70.6 cm, edition of 360, 8 pieces, certificate
950 euro member, 950 euro non-member
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