Famed for such show-stopping works as The Weather Project
at the Tate Modern
and The New York City Waterfalls, Olafur Eliasson
is celebrated around the world for his public space interventions and exploration of elemental materials.
In 1995, Eliasson established Studio Olafur Eliasson in Berlin, a laboratory for spatial research and fresh dialogues between art and its surroundings
. First published as a limited Collector’s Edition and now available as an updated standard edition, Studio Olafur Eliasson
enables the reader to delve into all the corners and crevices of the studio’s diverse projects. The key concepts behind the works are presented alphabetically and further developed in the course of short conversations with the artist himself
Highlights from Eliasson’s thought-provoking installations, photographs, sculptures, and architectural projects
are included, with additional material focusing on the research processes
that contribute towards them. Noted art historian Philip Ursprung
offers an introduction to Eliasson's celebrated practice.