IKONOS satellite image (11/11/02)
Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty
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Robert Smithson's Spiral Jetty, Rozel Point, Utah,
on the rare occasion of its re-emergence from
beneath the surface of the Great Salt Lake,
following a season of severe drought.

[click thumbnails for larger images]

photographs, video:
Desert of the Real (11 min. DVD)
shot November 2, 2002, Joy Garnett.


Special thanks:
Stefanie Nagorka, Bill Jones + Debs & Co.

see more pics:
Sculpture Magazine: July/August Issue 2004:
Spiral Jetty: The Re-Emergence
by Ric Collier + Jim Edwards
SPIRAL JETTY LINKS

Robert Smithson: official website

Dia Center for the Arts
Dia: Press Release 9/17/99
James Cohan Gallery

Directions, maps:
Dia: Directions to Spiral Jetty
Map, Directions to Golden Spike

Recent articles:
Now You See It, Eve Meltzer, Frieze (Jan/Feb 2003)
IKONOS satellite image, Space Imaging (11/11/02)
Out of the Deep, Michael Kimmelman, NYTimes Magazine (10/13/02)
Non-Site Unseen, Nico Israel, Art Forum (Sept 2002)
Art uncoils from depths of lake, Deseret News (8/27/02)

Selected bibliography:
Robert Smithson: selected writings
Robert Smithson: various online essays
Robert Smithson: The Collected Writings, ed. by Jack Flam
Robert Smithson Unearthed, by Eugenie Tsai
Robert Smithson: Learning Form New Jersey + Elsewhere, by Ann Morris Reynolds
Robert Smithson / Berndt + Hilla Becher: Field Trips
Earthwards: Robert Smithson + Art After Babel, by Gary Shapiro
The Immobile Cyclone, by Angelika Pagel, Nat. Park Svc., 1996

Quicktime movie clip (15 sec.)

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