Omphalos door Emma Posey, 1993
Omphalos betekent navel en centrum van de wereld.
"Walking in the forest I was attracted to the areas of coniferous trees,
their tall vertical trunks and the mottled light streaking through the
branches - the warm colour of the needles carpeting the ground. The
atmosphere created had a strong presence.
people explore the structure and use it as a base to observe the space
around. I want the shape to compliment the forest, to sit quietly among the
“I wanted to build a round smooth structure in contrast to the vertical
trunks, and imagined the beginnings of trees as seeds, with their curves
Het werk is inmiddels verdwenen.
forest door Kimio Tsuchiya, 1991
sone forms the ground
ground supports the tree
tree creates fresh water
water gives life
becomes one and coexists
the continuity and the balance of nature
nature becomes the spring of man
Kimio Tsuchiya (Japan, 1955)
well door Belle Shafir, 1994
lage binnencirkel van het werk, de bron, is inmiddels verdwenen.
Belle Shafir (E. 1953) www.belle-shafir.com
Foto: 1995, het was een hete droge zomer.
“The mysteries of the well, at the depths of which mysterious things take
place, may hold
that might slowly float up to the surface towards me .. The three figures
Mother, Woman and Artist
Standing stone door Karl Lewis, 1991
Karl Lewis's Standing Stone is an egg-shaped menhir in the trees
made of bits of slate, fragments of breeze blocks, the toothed jaw from what
might have been a man-trap, hubcaps, oil cans, the brush-head of a broom,
some springs, the handle of a saw, a carburettor and an old belt complete
Karl Lewis (VS? 19xx)
Beelden in het Grizedale Forest, Lake District Engeland
Foto’s: augustus 1995