Collection by Allie Weiss

Eight of Our Favorite Works by Artist Olafur Eliasson


In our upcoming April issue, we spotlight a new book from Phaidon dedicated to the daily, homemade meals that take place in artist Olafur Eliasson's 90-person Berlin studio. Here, we share a primer on the genre-bending practice, which is known for using sculpture, mirrors, and light to create transformative objects and landscapes.

"Ice Watch," Olafur Eliasson, 2014.
"Beauty," Olafur Eliasson, 1993.
"Green River," Olafur Eliasson, 1998.
"Model Room," Olafur Eliasson, 2003.
"Riverbed," Olafur Eliasson, 2014.
"Sunspace for Shibukawa," Olafur Eliasson, 2009.
"Your Rainbow Panorama," Olafur Eliasson, 2006-2011.
"The New York City Waterfalls," Olafur Eliasson, 2008.