Tamar Avishai

Episode 8: Richard Serra's Torqued Ellipses (1998)

Tamar Avishai
Episode 8: Richard Serra's Torqued Ellipses (1998)
I realized that I knew about how to deal with steel, and I had a feeling for it, and I could use it in a way that it hadn’t been used in sculpture up to that point.
— Richard Serra

Images via artobserved.com and spenceralley.blogspot.com


Images of Serra's "Tilted Arc" in action.  Images via wikicommons.


Music used:

The Andrews Sisters, "Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen"

The Blue Dot Sessions, "Turning", "Downhill Racer", "Cloud Line"

Lee Rosevere, "Reflections"

Dar Williams and the WASTM Good Times House Choir, "The Water is Wide"