How I learned to stop worrying and love man-made gashes in the earth
Summer is group show season, which means lots of loosely thematic gallery exhibitions have just opened and will open soon. Some of them aren't bad. 5. The history of the earth The same year Robert Smithson made his 1,500-foot Spiral Jetty, a pile of mud, salt crystal and rock that spiraled out from ... More >>
In 1966, Robert Smithson, famous for piling up mud and black basalt in Utah's Great Salt Lake and sculpting it into a 1,500-foot coil called Spiral Jetty, went rock hunting with sculptor Donald Judd. They went in New Jersey, where Smithson was from, and spent an hour chopping away at a lump of lava ... More >>
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James Benningís Casting a Glance
Remapping the land- and soundscapes of L.A. (and beyond)
Itís the end of the world as we know it, and I smell poo
Hunter S. Thompsonís last laugh
Smithsonís redemption, Flickís contemplation
The Doug Chrismas story
Over the river and through the woods . . .