Photos: Aurora Robson
Native of Toronto but living in New York for over 20 years, Aurora Robson has captured the spirit of our age with her art. Her deep concern for the environment has helped her to reveal the beauty of things we disregard as rubbish, and in so doing, drawn attention to our broken and unsustainable relationship with many of the everyday things we use and consume.
Photos: James Ewing
Manhattan, like most modern cities, is built on oil. It gushes in massive fountains and strange forms, but not in its liquid manifestation of course. In wealth, power, pollution, architecture and transport oil is at the cultural root of our age. The artist Josephine Meckseper sponsored by the Art Production Fund explores this idea in her thought provoking installation the Manhattan Oil Project. Read more
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