Environmental Responsibility

The tensions between humanity and nature are recurrent elements in Olafur Eliasson’s work, whether in public installations such as The New York City Waterfalls and Ice Watch or in his Little Sun solar lamp project. Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, hosts a new initiative that addresses global temperature rises and topographical responsibilities. In only 100 years, the Arctic and the North Pole have been transformed from highly dangerous areas into regions that need protection. Olafur Eliasson: LIVE From The NYPL. The Arctic Imagination project invites artists to exchange ideas and visions of the future of the globe.

Olafur Eliasson: Arctic Imagination runs 21 September, For more information: www.tanyabonakdargallery.comwww.nypl.org

1. Olafur Eliasson, Tunnel.