Robert Smithson: Time Crystals
10 March – 8 July 2018 

Robert Smithson: Time Crystals is the first exhibition in Australia dedicated to the work of American artist Robert Smithson (1938–1973). Best known for his radical land art of the 1960s and early 1970s, Smithson is now widely recognised as one of the most influential artists of the twentieth century. Inspired by ideas of crystalline geometry and non-biological time, he redefined abstraction and challenged art history, declaring that ‘Nature gives way to the incalculable cycles of nonduration.’

The exhibition is a partnership between The University of Queensland Art Museum and Monash University Museum of Art. This exhibition is made possible through support from the Terra Foundation for American Art. It has been developed in cooperation with the Holt-Smithson Foundation. 

For more information, or to register, please contact the Alumni Team at uqalumni@uq.edu.au or on 07 3346 3166.

This exhibition is made possible through support from the Terra Foundation for American Art.


 

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