Using rocks, pebbles and leaves, Artist Dietmar Voorworld created beautiful pieces of land art. He starts this hobby during a trip to Greece, where he started playing with the sand and pebbles. Then he found himself in loving with to create those fine art with natural material, he began to take it seriously and started to photograph his works. With a unique sensibility for color, contrast and texture, Voorworld creates harmonious while stunning work. As he said ” my artistic work has something to do with peace. Peace with nature, with the weather, the stones, the light and the inscrutable ocean. Peace with myself.”
Covering 100.000m2, Desert Breath is an impossibly immense land art installation located in the eastern Sahara desert bordering the Red Sea in Egypt. As a collaborative site specific project created by D.A.ST. arteam – installation artist Danae Stratou, industrial designer Alexandra Stratou, and architect Stella Constantinides, it was meant as an exploration of infinity against the backdrop of the largest African desert.
Photo by D.A.ST. Arteam courtesy the artists
Land art or Earth art is an art movement in which landscape and the work of art are inextricably linked. It is an art form that is created in nature, using natural materials such as soil, rock (bed rock, boulders, stones), organic media (logs, branches, leaves), and water with introduced materials such as concrete, metal, asphalt, or mineral pigments. In this post, we’ve put together a list of our very favorite pieces of land art, which is well collaboration with nature, and with each piece is striving to gain a closer understand of nature through these intimate interactions. Take a look and hope you enjoy.