Robert Smithson

The Invention of Landscape

Snoek, Cologne, 2012
Softcover with dustjacket
136 pages, 270 x 230 mm
German, English
ISBN 978-3-86442-010-8

Designed in collaboration with Beatrice Barth.

Edited by Eva Schmidt alongside the exhibition at the Museum für Gegenwartskunst Siegen (4.3.–27.5.2012). Essays by Theo Tegelaers, Roel Arkesteijn, Kai Vöckler and Marc Glöde as well as an interview with Robert Smithson of 1971.

Robert Smithson (1938–1973) is best known as a pioneer of the Land Art movement. This exhibition focused on his only earthwork in Europe, close to Emmen (The Netherlands).