Robert Smithson

Closed Mirror Square (Cayuga Salt Mine Project), 1969

Artwork Details

Artist
Robert Smithson
Title
Closed Mirror Square (Cayuga Salt Mine Project)
Year
1969
Medium
Rock salt, mirror, glass
Dimensions
25 x 96 x 96 in. (63.5 x 243.8 x 243.8 cm) installed
Credit line
Dia Art Foundation; Partial gift, Lannan Foundation, 2013
Reference number
2013.025
Classification
sculpture
Location
Dia:Beacon on view

On Display at Dia:Beacon

SMI_Smithson Map of Glass (Atlantis) 1969

Robert Smithson, Map of Broken Glass (Atlantis), 1969. Dia Art Foundation; Partial gift, Lannan Foundation, 2013. © Holt-Smithson Estate/Licensed by VAGA, New York. Photo: Bill Jacobson Studio, New York

Artist

Robert Smithson

Robert Smithson was born in Passaic, New Jersey, in 1938. He died in Amarillo, Texas, in 1973.

 

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