Tag Archives: desert

Saul Steinberg


‘View of the world from 9th Ave.’, the March 29, 1976 cover for The New Yorker, by Saul Steinberg.

Ennio Morricone

Ennio Morricone, theme song for ‘The Good, the Bad and the Ugly’, directed by Sergio Leone (1966)

Robert Irwin

Robert_Irwin_Untitled_1967_68_1588_88 Robert Irwin, ‘Untitled (disc installation)’ (1967-68) A short essay about the artist : Seeing is forgetting the name of the thing one sees, by Lawrence Weschler

Alec Soth


Alec Soth, ‘Priscilla, Los Angeles (Girl with Skeleton)’ (2008)

Alec Soth

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by Alec Soth

Bruce Nauman


‘Setting a Good Corner (Allegory & Metaphor)’ (1999) by Bruce Nauman.

The video Setting a Good Corner (Allegory and Metaphor) (1999) shows Bruce Nauman building a corner to stretch a fence and hang a gate in his ranch in New Mexico.

Joost Conijn


Joost Conijn, ‘C’est une hek’ (1997)

Francis Alÿs

Alys Tornado 2000-present

Francis Alÿs, stills from ‘Tornado’ (2000-10)

Since 2000, Alÿs has visited an area in the Mexican countryside where tornadoes occur, and has filmed his attempts to run into the eye of the storms.

Gal Weinstein

galweinsteinHuleh Valley, 2005-1

galweinsteinHuleh Valley, 2005-2 carved mdf detail

Gal Weinstein, ‘Huleh Valley’ (2005)

Carved MDF

Elmgreen & Dragset

Elmgreen & Dragset, ‘Prada Marfa’ (2005)

Permanent sculpture installed in Valentine, Texas.