NEWARK10 Land Art Land | Opus 40

26 05 2010

GROUP PROJECT: NEWARK10 Land Art Land
GROUP MEMBERS: Jill DeBari, Jennifer Mortensen
ASSIGNMENT:  Harvey Fite, Opus 40

Project Overview:

Harvey Fite created his masterpiece Opus 40 in order to showcase his hand carved rock sculptures.  However, the display area soon became the art and making Fite the grandfather of Land Art movement.

Inspired by the hand carved and rustic style of Opus 40, the precedent study features a timeline created from scrap paper and hand written notes that tell the story of Fite’s life work , Opus 40.

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