Tag Archive for Asia

Echigo Tsumari Art Field

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Project: Echigo Tsumari Art Field Year created: 2000 Location: the Echigo-Tsumari region of Japan What is the piece’s impact? Currently, approximately 160 artworks by artists from all over the world are dotted across the Echigo-Tsumari Art Field. This project also includes the…

myforestfarm and mycarboncredits, by Dirk Fleischmann

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Artist: Conceptualized by Dirk Fleischmann. Developed in collaboration with Thomas Daquioag, Renato Habulan and Rodolfo Ferrer Title:  myforestfarm and mycarboncredits Year created: 2008 – ongoing Location: Antipolo City, (Rizal Province, Philippines) Materials: Trees, digital photography What is the piece’s impact? Ultimately, this project is a reforestation…

Blank Noise project, by Jasmeen Patheja

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Artist: Jasmeen Patheja Title: Blank Noise project  Year created: 2004 – on-going Location: Started in Bangalore, has spread to other cities in India. Materials: Dialogue, graphic design, performance. What is the piece’s impact? It works to change cultural acceptance of “eve teasing” (street harassment)…

Rock Garden of Chandigarh, by Nek Chand

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Artist: Nek Chand Title: Rock Garden of Chandigarh Year created: 1957 – 1976 Location: Chandigarh, India Materials: local industrial and residential waste. What is the piece’s impact? As a result of the artistic intervention on this site, in 1976 the park was inaugurated as a public…